Monday, July 6

Graduation Issue 2020


We are past the tipping point. Where do we go from here? Welcome to the Daily Bruin’s 2020 Graduation Issue.

Uncertainty lingers for DACA students despite recent Supreme Court ruling


Nicole Anticona Araujo couldn’t sleep the night before the Supreme Court released their decision on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. As a DACA recipient, Anticona Araujo had a lot riding on it.

Five-star recruit Makur Maker commits to Howard over UCLA


Makur Maker will not be joining the Bruins next season. The five-star center committed to Howard early Friday morning on Twitter, claiming he wanted to start a movement of top-tier recruits going to historically black colleges and universities.

Annual report finds 13% increase in people experiencing homelessness in LA County


Los Angeles County experienced a nearly 13% increase in the number of individuals experiencing homelessness since last year, according to a June 12 report. The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority, an independent authority created by the city and county of Los Angeles, found that 66,436 people are experiencing homelessness in the county, a 12.7% rise from last year’s report.

UCLA baseball sees 2 players, 4 commits selected in shortened 2020 MLB Draft

Second Take: Hip-hop artists take on activist roles in BLM movement through musical commentary, protest

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The BLM Glossary: Hashtags and terms to know


This post was updated July 5 at 10:41 p.m. Ever since footage of George Floyd’s death surfaced on timelines and newsfeeds in May, more people than ever before have been compelled to bring the elimination of police brutality and the dismantling of racial inequality to the forefront of the American consciousness and political agenda.

The Copy Shop: Daily Bruin will capitalize Black, why other publications are doing the same

The Quad: Understanding what qualified immunity is, why people are calling for reform

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LA City Council recently voted to reinstate limitations regarding homeless LA drivers living in their cars. These regulations will run until January, and states that they are prohibited from spending the night in their cars on residential streets, or live in their vehicles at any time within a block of a park, school, preschool or daycare facility. What are your thoughts on this? Submit View results without voting »