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Educational Budget Cuts

Educational Budget Cuts

Lazaro Carranza and Daniel Bowyer
March 22
Filed under News, Top Stories, Trending Stories, Uncategorized

Santa Monica College students and staff can expect some changes in the near future when it comes to the school's budget. SMC President Dr. Kathryn Jeffery informed staff via email about potential budget cuts and on March 16 and confirmed the cuts were coming during a faculty flex day speech in front...

From Dog Town To Ghost Town – A Real Life David V Goliath Story In Venice

From Dog Town To Ghost Town – A Real Life David V Goliath Story In Venice

Matthew Martin, Staff Writer
March 14
Filed under News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Snapchat Takes Over Venice Beach   Evan Spiegel’s multi-billion dollar baby, Snapchat, is upsetting longtime Venice Beach residents once again. For more than half a century, Venice has been home to a unique beach neighborhood fostering artists and artisans who came here because of the che...

“Divest LA” Protest against DAPL

“Divest LA” Protest against DAPL

Oskar Zinnemann, News Editor
March 14
Filed under News, Politics, Top Stories, Uncategorized

  On Friday March 10 2017, hundreds of local activists took to the streets of Downtown Los Angeles to protest against against the newly-approved Dakota Access Pipeline. The event was hosted by Divest LA, whose goal was to pressure city officials into divesting from Wells Fargo, one of the biggest...

A Day Without Women Rally

A Day Without Women Rally

Angelica Ramos, Staff Writer
March 12
Filed under Events, News, Politics, Top Stories, Uncategorized

All Dressed In Red   On Wednesday, March 8, 2017, women gathered across the street from the Los Angeles City Hall for a rally held by The Women’s March foundation. The day was called “A Day Without a Woman.” Jonelle Mazell, 25, came to Downtown LA in show of her support for anyone who was not a...

Letter From The Editor

Letter From The Editor

Zin Chiang, Editor in-Chief
March 9
Filed under Letter from the Editor, News

Dear Readers, As I write to you on the eve of this issue’s deadline, I am surrounded by a brand new staff of student writers, editors, photographers, artists, and designers. There must be twenty desks of different sizes and shapes in this newsroom at the Letters & Science building. We have restruct...

The Fight Continues

The Fight Continues

Chelsey Sanchez and Ruth Fowler
March 9
Filed under News, Top Stories

    Guard dogs and tear gas. Water cannons and rubber bullets. Triumph gained and triumph lost. After eleven months of protesting against the location of the Dakota Access Pipeline, adversity is no stranger to The Standing Rock Water Protectors. The pipeline has faced fierce opposition...

Quick Review of 5 Impactful Propositions

Quick Review of 5 Impactful Propositions

Ryanne Mena, Social Media Editor
November 17
Filed under News, Top Stories

Here are a few props that have passed in the state of California and how they might affect you.

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Photo Coverage of Anti-Trump Protests in Downtown L.A. (Updated)

Photo Coverage of Anti-Trump Protests in Downtown L.A. (Updated)

November 11
Filed under News, Top Stories

Photo coverage of the ongoing Anti-Trump protests throughout Los Angeles.

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Students Find Solidarity on Corsair Field

Students Find Solidarity on Corsair Field

Dylan Mulcahy, Staff Writer
November 11
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The faculty of Santa Monica College held a gathering at the Corsair Football Field to support student solidarity.

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Over A Thousand UCLA Students Hold A “Love Trumps Hate” Demonstration

Over A Thousand UCLA Students Hold A “Love Trumps Hate” Demonstration

Keya Rivera-Quick, Staff Writer
November 10
Filed under News, Top Stories

Massive crowds of student protesters swarm the UCLA campus providing encouragement to devastated students in Presidential aftermath.

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SMC Students Protest Day After Election

SMC Students Protest Day After Election

Christian Monterrosa, Digital Editor
November 9
Filed under News, Top Stories

SMC students protested the election of Donald Trump as president on Wednesday. Several hundreds marched through the campus.

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