The Minuteman: Crossing the Conservative Wires

1. “Blackout” Avoids Discussion Regarding Campus Racism In the Black Student Union’s March 1st “Blackout”, about 200 black students dressed in black and wore black cloths over their mouths and faces as they stood or sat in silence under Sather Gate. The point was supposedly to protest the alleged racism at UCSD in the aftermath…

April’s Full of Fools!

Ah, springtime. Sunshine, flowers, Cadbury eggs, and, of course, people up to ridiculous antics that nobody can believe are true. Writer Shawn Lewis discusses the peculiar and polarizing “Demon Sheep” ad sponsored by Carly Fiorina’s campaign against Tom Campbell in the GOP Senate race. On the Berkeley campus, former President Bill Clinton arrived and talked…

US Senate Race Demeaned by “Demon Sheep Ad:” Carly Fiorina’s Attack Ad Causes Primary Voters to Question Her Character

The upcoming election for Barbara Boxer’s US Senate seat has caused a great amount of infighting within the Republican Party, the latest of which is blatantly clear with Carly Fiorina’s “Demon Sheep” advertisement. Fiorina’s campaign recently released an absurd ad that depicts Tom Campbell as a demonic wolf in sheep’s clothing, complete with melodramatic narration…