alicia-sadowski

The politics of sports

Locker Room Talk

This past summer, both worlds collided on my Instagram, of all places. I was scrolling through my feed when I came across a picture of the team smiling behind a grinning Trump, holding a No. 45 presidential Cubs jersey.
Read More…

gladys-torres-avalos_onlinr

An uncertain future

Document This

The truth is that I am unsure what comes after my graduation because my future isn’t completely in my hands. My future is tied to the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA.
Read More…

coloredited_alexanderhong_gunsv2

When will we see common-sense gun reform?

CITY AFFAIRS: Berkeley High School students are contributing to a student-led movement to address gun violence. Will elected officials listen?

Bay Area high schools need to learn from Berkeley High School faculty members and support their students in demanding change.
Read More…

coloredited_kellybaird_leave

UC Berkeley’s legal immigration services need more lawyers

CAMPUS ISSUES: UC Berkeley’s only immigration attorney was put on leave. Now, the Undocumented Students Program lacks a permanent full-time attorney to handle student cases

The person responsible for securing the release of undocumented student Luis Mora from Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, custody has just been placed on administrative leave, and no one seems to know why.
Read More…