The Daily Texan

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Associate editor quits again, for last time

May 4, 2018

Editor’s note: A 30 column is a chance for departing permanent staff to say farewell and reflect on their time spent in The Daily Texan’s basement office. The term comes from the old typesetting...

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Complacency with white supremacy on this campus hurts marginalized students

March 29, 2018

Student engagement with the Student Government campaign cycle spiked this year — but not entirely for good reason. Students espoused hateful rhetoric, ultimately abusing and berating three women...

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We cannot determine what racism looks like for our peers

January 18, 2018

A recent H&M advertisement, that has since been retracted, depicts a dark-skinned black boy donning a sweatshirt emblazoned with the phrase “coolest monkey in the jungle.” Implying that...

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It’s time for the University to listen to students, not acts of racism

August 28, 2017

Being black at UT is a challenge in and of itself. There are reminders of  the Confederate States of America throughout our campus, a legacy that fought to keep us out of the University. So, President...