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Types of Intolerance from Racial to Lactose

If there is any common theme to current events, it’s that our society is racked by all kinds of intolerant behavior. Here is your definitive list of the types of intolerance that plague our world today.   Racial Intolerance This…

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Why Moonlight Winning a Golden Globe Ends Racism Forever

LOS ANGELES, CA – 2016’s film awards show season was characterized by heavy criticism of the fact that there were no films by black directors or black actors nominated for awards. Awarding Moonlight with the Golden Globe for Best Drama…

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Submission: Daily Bruin Should Focus on More Submissions

Controversy has surrounded the Daily Bruin after a certain opinionated submission was published. The article, which suggested a slight redirection of the Afrikan Student Union’s efforts, included paragraphs of insightful statistics and unequivocal truths which absolutely justified everything that was written throughout the…

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Sig Ep Not Sure What The Big Deal Is

WESTWOOD- After throwing the controversially themed “Kanye Western” party on Tuesday night, members of UCLA’s Sigma Phi Epsilon chapter have publicly apologized stating that they are “sorry that everyone took it as such a big fuckin’ deal.” “We wanted our…

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Texas Cop Not Racist, Just Scared of Black People

MCKINNEY, TX— After the release of a video depicting a police officer in McKinney, Texas pulling his gun on two unarmed boys and pinning an unarmed girl in a bikini to the ground, Police Chief Greg Conley explained that the…

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Campus Climate Survey Reveals Favorable Weather at UCLA

LOS ANGELES—Last week, the Daily Ruin went out and asked UCLA students to share their opinions on the current campus climate, asking about their experiences regarding race, religion, and sexual orientation. “We’re proud to say that our campus enjoys beautiful weather…

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QUIZ: Are YOU Racist??

1. It’s Friday night, and you’ve already had your bowl, already had cereal. You spend the rest of the night: A. Staying in with the girls. Painting your nails, freezing your friend’s bra, and gossiping about boys? Where can you…

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Mom, That’s Racist!

Think your parents’ advice is inherently racist? Think again! (Answers are at the bottom of this list.) Hide your jewelry when they’re here. They like shiny things. It won’t be long before they all cross the border. They are very…

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Mt. Racial Equality: A Timeline of Racism at UCLA

  SOURCES: 2000s: Alleged discriminatory remarks leveled at minority faculty members such as “I thought Asian women were supposed to be submissive.” 2008: Upon seeing a newly hired professor, senior faculty members asks loudly, in front of a group of…

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Student Dies Because Of Race

LOS ANGELES—The UCLA student body is in an uproar following the recent death of junior Samuel Freitas. The student’s body was found last Tuesday by joggers near Wilson Plaza. Soon after an investigation into his death, campus police released reports…