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Students Protest Sexual Assault at UTSA Event

Students Protest Sexual Assault at UTSA Event

Kat Joseph

January 24, 2019

UTSA students protested at the Light the Paseo event on Nov. 29. Videographers- Jada Teague, Kayla Burford Video editor- Kat Joseph Multimedia Editor- Kat Joseph Assistant Multimedia Editor- Maha Qadri...

Be comfortable being uncomfortable

Be comfortable being uncomfortable

Editorial Board and Brandon Armstead

November 2, 2018

Discomfort is an inevitable part of life; it is also the catalyst for change. The recent protests on campus at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) have stirred up discussion regarding the role freedom of speech plays on a university campus. The clashing of conservative and liberal viewpoints has prom...

Roadrunner Ramblings: Kavanaugh Protests

Roadrunner Ramblings: Kavanaugh Protests

Brandon Armstead and Jose Chapa

October 5, 2018

    We talk about the Brett Kavanaugh protests, and other events around UTSA Brandon Armstead Jose Chapa Brysen Streeter Triston Simpson-Bland  

March for our lives

March for our lives

Editorial Board

March 28, 2018

An unprecedented 187,000 students have been exposed to gun violence since the deadly shooting at Columbine High School in 1999. According to the Washington Post, there has been an average of 10 school shootings a year; the highest number, 15, was in 2014. In the first three months of 2018, there hav...

This is protest

This is protest

Ben Shirani

October 25, 2017

A few weeks after the tragic shooting in Las Vegas, where over 50 people died at the hands of gun violence, The Paisano printed a front page article that included the following statement: “While some view violence as chaotic, it is a tool of the protestor used when deemed necessary. There is a pla...

Students organize against SB4

Students organize against SB4

Justice Lovin

September 13, 2017

A coalition of immigrant rights and political groups gathered at Milam Park Sept. 4 where they began a march in protest of Texas Senate Bill Four (SB4). The bill, which was temporarily halted by Chief U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia on Aug. 30, was intended to crack down on sanctuary cities in th...

Refuse to die

Refuse to die

Kenyatta Battle

September 7, 2017

Aug. 14, 2016, the first NFL preseason game is set to begin. The announcer says, “Will everyone rise for the National Anthem.” Every father, mother, child and player rises except for one: Colin Kaepernick. In that moment Kap refused to die! He decided to take a stand against police brutality. Af...