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World Politics: Today’s Most Frustrating Topic

World Politics: Today’s Most Frustrating Topic

Emeline Moquillon, Staff Photographer
April 19, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Politics, Top Stories, Trending Stories

I'm sure you have noticed, politics is not a popular topic these days. Rest assured, this did not start yesterday. This did not start with Donald Trump or Barack Obama, nor did it only happen in the United States. Over the last few years, current political powers have been heavily criticized, which...

Measure H: The Better Alternative To Doing Nothing

Measure H: The Better Alternative To Doing Nothing

Chelsey Sanchez, Digital Editor
April 4, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories, Trending Stories

My neighborhood is homely. A quiet cul-de-sac marked by sidewalk flowers and children riding scooters down the paved road, it could easily be the backdrop of a 1950s movie, with pristine lawns and white picket fences. While The American Dream thrives in my own private bubble of the universe, a few b...

Capitalism is Cancelled

Capitalism is Cancelled

Trevor Schock, Staff Writer
April 4, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Trending Stories

The way that we think about economics and the government is changing, as more and more people are noticing the weaknesses in our current capitalistic system. I believe that capitalism is fundamentally flawed and the economic system used by the majority of the world was designed to exploit people. ...

Planned Parenthood: Why I’m Not Ashamed

Planned Parenthood: Why I’m Not Ashamed

Adrianna Buenviaje, Staff Writer
March 22, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Trending Stories

I was insanely nervous the first time I walked into a Planned Parenthood. I did my best to keep my head down and avoid all eye contact with anyone in the waiting room. There’s a sign on the wall that reads in big block letters, “We Care.” I walked up to the front counter, and when the lady asked...

How Feminism Made Me a Better Man

How Feminism Made Me a Better Man

Daniel Bowyer, Photo Editor
March 22, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories, Trending Stories, Uncategorized

You don’t have to be a man, woman, straight, bisexual, lesbian, gay, or any of the over 51 gender roles categorized Sam Killerman's “A Guide to Gender” to be a feminist. Gender equality is a human right. You may not consider yourself a feminist, yet you may have feminist beliefs and just don’t kno...

Where are You, Obama?

Where are You, Obama?

Lazaro Carranza, Opinion Editor
March 11, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Barack Obama's eight years as our commander-in-chief now seems like a lifetime ago thanks to the ridiculously stretched out 2016 election that resulted in America's vote for Donald Trump as our current president. For many, the stress of politics has not gotten any easier, the media has been consistently...

The Life of Zelda

The Life of Zelda

Lazaro Carranza, Opinion Editor
March 9, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Amazon Studios new series Z: The Beginning of Everything is the show you never knew you needed. Based on the fictionalized novel Z: The Story of Zelda Fitzgerald by Anne Fowler, Amazon's new series brings to life the story of the fun and rambunctious wife of one of the most respected and legendary wr...

Fifty Shades of Trump: Valentine’s Day in the age of The Donald

Fifty Shades of Trump: Valentine’s Day in the age of The Donald

Alci Rengifo, Contributor
February 13, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Politics, Staff, Top Stories

What a difference a year makes. Who would have thought in February 2016 that the following year Valentine’s Day would be celebrated as Western Civilization imploded?

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Why The Media Constantly Targets the Middle East and Gulf States

Why The Media Constantly Targets the Middle East and Gulf States

Daniel Lee, Staff Writer
December 12, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

If you take a second to think, when is the last time you saw or read any benevolent information about Muslims and the Middle East?

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Trump Promises

Trump Promises

Jovante Smith, Staff Writer
December 8, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

What Donald Trump, what he said, what we thought and what's actually happened since he became President-Elect.

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A Thank You Letter to Donald Trump

A Thank You Letter to Donald Trump

Marisa Vasquez, Staff Photographer
November 8, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

I would like to take a moment to thank this year’s Republican candidate for president, Donald Trump, for everything he has done to our country throughout the 2016 election. A lot of people say he is just a power hungry business man, but he has revived the hateful past of America that we, as a coun...

The Disservices of American Public School

The Disservices of American Public School

Grace Canning, Contributing Writer
November 3, 2016
Filed under Opinion

As a college student fresh out of the public school system, I can say with confidence that the American public school system failed to prepare me.

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