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People to hold on to

Off the Beat

Kalpana’s not very good at first impressions — I would know, because I was not a fan when I first met her. Well, I guess it was technically when I first heard about her. Six years ago, my younger sister tried out for the seventh and eighth grade soccer team, and
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Why I don’t use exclamation points

Off the Beat

I thought girls had to be bubbly, kind, energetic and enthusiastic. As I had seen on television and movies, there was no middle between smiling and crying — girls could not be serious, and they could never be angry.
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Day in the Life of Malini

For Malini, an Assistant News Editor for the Daily Cal, protests are part of the job description. As a journalist and UC Berkeley student, Malini has been interviewed by CNN and has written an op-ed for The New York Times. Hear her speak on what it’s like to be part
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