Sophie Corbett is a journalism sophomore and a Mustang News opinion columnist. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of Mustang News. Ruth Bader Ginsburg was an iconic political figure and a champion for gender equality. She was the second woman to ever serve on the Supreme Court of the United States and throughout her 27 years […]
SLOcalized Episode 3: President Impeachment Inquiry?
SLOcalized breaks down the nation’s top stories for Cal Poly students. Learn about what’s going on and why it matters with each episode hosted by Mustang News reporter Kallyn Hobmann. Episode 3: President Donald Trump is facing an impeachment inquiry that could remove him office. According to CNN, Democratic sources say the House could vote […]
Incoming freshman’s wrestling scholarship revoked after yelling homophobic slurs at protesters
A Cal Poly wrestler commit’s scholarship was revoked days after he was yelling a homophobic slur at protesters.
Citizens’ initiative may permanently ban new oil and gas drilling in SLO County
The Coalition to Protect SLO County aims to push back on oil and gas drilling on the Central Coast.
U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear Trump’s DACA appeal
Cal Poly Dream Center Coordinator Katherine Zevallos said the decision was a “small, encouraging victory for Dreamers.”
Women’s March San Luis Obispo unites to empower and inspire the community
The cities of San Luis Obispo and surrounding cities declared January the month of the Women’s March San Luis Obispo.
Charlottesville’s wake: Why Charlottesville is still worthy of further discussion
It’s been over a month since the clashes in Charlottesville. The scars we bear from such vitriolic hatred still sting.
Perspectives: #NotMyPresident is not going to work
Your current reaction to Trump’s presidency only legitimizes the childish actions of our political parties.
Central Coast not named in offshore drilling executive order
President Donald Trump signed an executive order on April 28 that would allow for the expansion of offshore oil and gas drilling along portions of the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans, but does not explicitly mention the Central Coast. The executive order, “America-First Offshore Energy Strategy,” was proposed to reduce the amount of oil imported from […]
30-Minute Update: ASI presidential election results, campus-wide Earth Week events
Mustang News anchors Megan Healy and Dan Dempster have this week’s top stories.
Return to rationality: Illegal immigration
My gut churns when I see signs on professors’ doors promising a safe spaces for immigrants without legal permission to live in the US.