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Black Lives Matter March in San Antonio

September 6, 2020 Thousands of people came together in downtown San Antonio on May 30th to show their solidarity following the death of George Floyd. Videographers-...

UTSA Protesters, Seriously?

UTSA Protesters, Seriously?

Joseph Torres, Managing Editor February 25, 2020

I’m ashamed to be associated with the student body of UTSA following the campus protests on Feb. 17. I consider myself to be one of the greatest advocates when it comes to freedom of speech. I’m a...

When Will UTSA Intervene?

When Will UTSA Intervene?

Xavier Richardson October 30, 2019

In an environment where college students desire to express their views on controversial topics and practice free speech, rallies and protests are common occurrences on campus. Often, these public displays...

Joey Rubbico and Peyton Dillenberg holding signs during protest.

Student accused of assault speaks out after protest

Arnulfo Caballero October 18, 2018

In this political climate, it is important to remember all free speech is free speech, not just speech that fits a narrative. Everyone has a right to speak freely, despite how much one may disagree with...

A Black Lives Matters protest marches through downtown St. Louis. Enrique Bonilla/The Paisano

The Rules of Assembly

Enrique Bonilla and Heather Montoya October 12, 2017

Last week, UTSA’s main campus was a robust example of what the American college experience should be: a place where discussion is welcome, didactic and communal. UTSA National Association of the Advancement...

Why we need civil war monuments

Why we need civil war monuments

Justice Lovin August 22, 2017

A great deal of conflict and controversy have arisen lately in response to a widespread movement to remove confederate monuments and symbols from public spaces. As of yet, I am aware of no good arguments...

Brianna Orta, The Paisano

Special Collections aim to archive MLK and Women’s March history

Molly Crowder February 1, 2017

The UTSA Libraries Special Collections department is requesting donations of flyers, signs and other memorabilia used in the recent Women’s and Martin Luther King Jr. Day march. These items will be archived...

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