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More than Specks of Dust

As my grandparents and I were walking to the car I saw a man with a veteran hat on and didn’t hesitate to say, “Thank you for your service!” His face lit up. 794 more words

California

One Weekend in Crazy Isla Vista

Was wir euch nicht vorenthalten möchten, ist unser Besuch in der Studentenstadt Isla Vista, wo sich der Campus der UC Santa Barbara befindet. Dank unserer Freundin Jena konnten wir für ein Wochenende ins amerikanische College-Leben eintauchen. 571 more words

Roadtrip

Isla Vista Memorial Paddle-Out Anniversary Marred By Refugio Oil Spill

The first year anniversary of the UCSB Surf Team’s Isla VIsta Memorial Paddle-Out, which took place Saturday evening on the beach below Manzanita Village, faced severe setbacks in the aftermath of last week’s oil spill on Refugio State Beach. 357 more words

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Father Of Isla Vista Shooting Victim Has Dedicated His Life To Gun Reforms

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Richard Martinez thinks of his son every day, and with those thoughts come the constant reminder of a young life cut tragically short by a troubled man with a gun. 647 more words

News

Hundreds Gather to Mark 1-Year Anniversary of Isla Vista Rampage

Hundreds of students, faculty and community members — carrying small blue lights and wearing friendship bracelets — gathered in a palm-dotted plaza at UC Santa Barbara on Saturday evening, one year after Elliot Rodger embarked on a killing spree that left six dead and several more injured before he took his own life. 125 more words

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IV Strong

One year has passed since the horrific shooting in Isla Vista, California, but the conversation against misogyny and sexism cannot stop. When girls all around the world are persecuted and denied education, with rape culture, domestic abuse, harassment, and attacks polluting our communities; we need to stop ignoring misogyny and sexism, to stop accepting the mentality as normal. 443 more words

Politics

Fathers Advocate for Gun Control One Year After Children Killed in Isla Vista Rampage

Nearly one year after both of their children were killed in a shooting rampage in Isla Vista, two fathers joined forces Monday calling for tougher gun control laws. 28 more words

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