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A Devastating Look Into Isolation in “Solitary”

A Devastating Look Into Isolation in “Solitary”

By Daniella Nichinson, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

Kristi Jacobson's new documentary "Solitary" explores the lives of prisoners forced into isolation.

Militant Protests Miss The Point

Militant Protests Miss The Point

By Riya Patil, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Though it’s appalling and shameful that Turner only served three months for his crime, the fact of the matter is that he did so completely in line with our justice system.

The Brock Turner Law Won’t Catch Privileged Rapists

The Brock Turner Law Won’t Catch Privileged Rapists

By Emily Fong, Opinion Editor

September 7, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

The fallout from mandatory minimum laws hardly fits the profile of Brock Turner’s life: white, educated and wealthy.