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Protestors Denounce Defunding at LA’s March for Science

Protestors Denounce Defunding at LA’s March for Science

Ryanne Mena and Matthew Martin
April 27, 2017
Filed under City, News, Politics, Top Stories

On Saturday, April 23, hundreds of scientists and activists gathered in cities nationwide to show their support for fact-based research and environmental protection. These protests are partly in response to President Trump’s proposed "America First" budget plan which slashes funding for the National...

Unity for Syria

Unity for Syria

Oskar Zinnemann, News Editor
April 20, 2017
Filed under News, Politics, Top Stories, Trending Stories

  On Friday, April 7, groups of protesters gathered in downtown Los Angeles to demonstrate against the United States’ recent preemptive strike against Syria. The attack, which occurred the night before, saw some 59 cruise missiles strike a Syrian air force base near the city of Homs. The...

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...

“Divest LA” Protest against DAPL

“Divest LA” Protest against DAPL

Oskar Zinnemann, News Editor
March 14, 2017
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, 2017
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...

“Make America Great?”

“Make America Great?”

Oscar Steven Carranza, Staff Writer
February 27, 2017
Filed under Culture, Politics, Top Stories, Trending Stories, Uncategorized

A Film Review   “Make America Great?” a film written and directed by Candice Vernon, was screened at the Cayton Center at Santa Monica College on February 23. The film takes place in both the future, 2021, and during the 2016 presidential election. In the future, a group of seven, including ...

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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Narcissist vs. Sociopath: The 2016 Election Through the Eyes of Students

Narcissist vs. Sociopath: The 2016 Election Through the Eyes of Students

Christina Kelley, Staff Writer
September 8, 2016
Filed under News, Politics, Trending Stories

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have historically high unfavorable ratings. These students seem to understand why.

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The Madness of the 2016 Election Rallies

The Madness of the 2016 Election Rallies

September Dawn Bottoms and Christian Monterrosa
June 7, 2016
Filed under Culture, Politics, Top Stories

After experiencing the madness and energy of the recent local rallies for Trump, Sanders, and Clinton, Corsair journalists reflect upon the 2016 Election.

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Cuba: open borders, open opportunities

Cuba: open borders, open opportunities

Jose Lopez, Photo Editor
June 3, 2016
Filed under News, Politics, Top Stories

The Corsair brings you on a visual tour of Cuba, the isolated island nation long under embargo.

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The silent tyranny of soft language

The silent tyranny of soft language

Adam R. Thomas, News Editor
June 2, 2016
Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Politics

The Corsair's News Editor talks what people can learn today from George Carlin's legacy on language.

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Video: 35 arrested in San Diego streets after Trump rally

Video: 35 arrested in San Diego streets after Trump rally

September Dawn Bottoms and Christian Monterrosa
May 28, 2016
Filed under City, News, Politics, Top Stories

Clashes between Trump protesters and supporters turned Downtown San Diego into a mosh pit of brawls that led to 35 arrests.

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