Following a county judge’s decision to release suspected murder Kyle Zoellner, Humboldt State University students, staff, faculty and community members marched on the streets of Arcata in protest over the weekend. While the marches saw over 100 participants, they continued into the week, gaining more momentum in search of justice for David Josiah Lawson.Read more
Why is there always a debate within white America when a Black person or other melanated peoples are senselessly murdered by police and others?
No matter the situation, dead Black people are forced to go on trial within white-dominated, online spaces and it sickens me to my stomach.Read more
El Leñador strives to be the voice for those who are underrepresented. With that said, the devastating loss of our dear friend, colleague, and leader, David Josiah Lawson, has affected many groups of color on this campus. The events that took place during this tragedy were traumatizing, to say the least, for many.Read more