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Third day of protest against Young Republicans sees a more peaceful assembly

Protestors gather around the fence by the Young Republicans booth outside of Glenn Hall. Photo credit: Ricardo Tovar

Ricardo Tovar

November 23, 2019

Over the past week, tensions have been running high among the liberal and conservative students on Chico State’s campus. From Tuesday to Thursday, many students have used their right to peacefully assemble and freedom of speech. Four criminal charges have been filed -- three for battery and one for...

Nike, a force to be reckoned with

Nike, a force to be reckoned with

Rachael Bayuk

September 27, 2018

The United States was founded by immigrants, it was born out of protest and fueled by blood. Today, Americans seem so to quickly forget our violent past. We treat the flag like it is the most important symbol of them all, yet we forget what it stands for. We are supposed to be the land of the free....

Cyberbullying isn’t the answer

Photo credit: David Molina

Whitney Urmann

October 12, 2016

[View the story "Cyberbullying isn't the way to voice opinions" on Storify] Whitney Urmann can be reached at [email protected] or @WhitneyUrmann on Twitter....

Protecting our Freedom of Speech

Photo credit: Bobbie Rae Jones

Sean Daly and Bobbie Rae Jones

February 6, 2016

The First Amendment in the American Constitution protects citizens' rights to freedom of speech, a protection that was revolutionary and has made the U.S. a nation unlike any other. We can express almost anything we want to through almost any medium, which is punishable in many other countries. Howev...

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