‘Turing’s Echo’ draws meaning out of repetition

The Oakland Pro Arts gallery in the heart of Downtown Oakland, currently presenting the “Turing’s Echo” juried exhibition, is so small and out of the way that it’s almost easy to walk by without noticing it’s there. One might miss it entirely except for the colorful animation of a head
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Former Berkeley council member Donald Jelinek dies at 82

Donald Jelinek, a former Berkeley council member and lawyer remembered for his enthusiastic work with the civil rights movement in the 1960s, died June 24 in his Berkeley home. He was 82. Jelinek grew up in the Bronx, New York, and earned his bachelor’s and law degrees from New York
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Recognizing the ‘Others’

Adding a new ethnicity checkbox to the application would recognize the cultures of some of those currently classified as 'Caucasian'

I had grown up most of my life with no questions about my ethnic identity: I am an Armenian American whose family is from Egypt, and growing up I was given the privilege to be proud of my multicultural background. Though I recognized at a young age that on all
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Deconstructing occupation

I’m a rhetoric major, which always seems to beg the same question from snickering science students: “What do you plan to do with that?” While I would like to think that Michel Foucault’s insights on power could help me in a job interview one day, I realize that most of
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