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Years later, questions remain regarding football player Ted Agu’s death

On March 20, 2014 — six weeks after Cal football player Ted Agu dropped dead on a campus hillside in the early morning — Berkeley campus police Chief Margo Bennett emailed John Wilton, then the vice chancellor for administration and finance, with the warning not to share with others “the documents I gave you yesterday. … The case is not available for a PRA request and I’d like to keep it that way.”
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Collective action will save a planet in peril

Human-caused climate change is a fact — sorry, fake news enthusiasts — and it is causing increasingly costly impacts on everything from human health to ecosystem health. It is increasing inequality, creating situations where the poor do not have the means to respond to higher food, energy or medical costs.
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My fight to report sexual harassment within the UC

When I first started working at UCSF, it was a dream come true — but in reality, it was merely a well-crafted illusion. In 2014, I was sexually harassed by my supervisor, and soon after I began to spiral into a devastating depression that I still can’t emerge from.
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Holding UC regents accountable starts with the appointment process

The UC Board of Regents, which acts as the governing body of the UC system, has the “full powers of organization and government” according to the California State Constitution. This power is most obviously and publicly exhibited through raising tuition, increasing the salaries of UC chancellors and prolonging UC worker contract negotiations.
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