Saturday, April 29, 2017     Volume: 31, Issue: 40

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Should oil companies be allowed to drill off the coast in SLO County?

Who are we to stand in the way of a company's profits? Drill away!
Yes but we should be sensitive to environmental concerns and only allow a few drilling operations.
No. It's environmentally destructive and the costs of a spill would be disastrous for SLO County.
No. I'd hate to see the view from our beaches spoiled by ugly oil platforms.

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The following article was posted on April 20th, 2017, in the New Times - Volume 31, Issue 39 [ Submit a Story ]
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It’s easy to overlook marginalized perspectives, but Cal Poly’s Gender Equality Center aims to change that on April 28 with the production of OWN: Original Women’s Narratives.

This unique and innovative theater production highlights the power of storytelling by exploring the experiences of female-identifying Cal Poly students regarding culture, body image, sexual orientation, and more.

The event will be held at the university’s Chumash Auditorium. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 at See the production’s Facebook event page for more information—OWN: Original Women’s Narratives 2017.