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

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

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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In Carson, Bernie battles for California

In Carson, Bernie battles for California

September Dawn Bottoms and Christian Monterrosa
May 19, 2016
Filed under City, News, Politics, Top Stories

After members of his campaign visited SMC in the morning, Democratic primary candidate Bernie Sanders delivered his message to supporters at night.

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How Trump is going to win this election: strategy, spoilers, and memes – oh my!

How Trump is going to win this election: strategy, spoilers, and memes – oh my!

Adam R. Thomas, News Editor
May 18, 2016
Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Politics

Politicos have been wrong about Trump's chances from the start: he can win. These are the 5 reasons how that's going to happen.

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Clinton rally at East LA College stays short but not quite sweet

Clinton rally at East LA College stays short but not quite sweet

Christian Monterrosa, Staff Photographer
May 6, 2016
Filed under City, News, Politics

Most people spend their Cinco De Mayo at a family gathering, a festival, or the local bar. For East LA College, their Mexican holiday was spent at a rally for former Secretary of State and presumptive Democratic nominee for president, Hillary Rodham Clinton. While most in attendance were there in... Read more »

Trump’s first Southland rally makes Americans fight again

Trump’s first Southland rally makes Americans fight again

September Dawn Bottoms and Christian Monterrosa
April 29, 2016
Filed under City, News, Politics, Top Stories

A peaceful morning was the calm before the storm as Donald Trump's first rally in Southern California turned violent after nightfall.

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Bernie & Israel: Sanders opens a necessary discussion

Alci Rengifo, Contributing Writer
April 21, 2016
Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Politics

Last Thursday’s Democratic debate was the kind of strong, aggressive discussion that was lacking early in the Democratic primaries. Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton clearly drew the lines that separate them politically and ideologically. It was real politics on display. But the issue that resounded... Read more »

Why Black Lives Matter is ineffective

Why Black Lives Matter is ineffective

Grace Gardner, Opinion Editor
April 6, 2016
Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Opinions, Politics

Point/Counter-Point: This article is part of a Op-Ed debate, and has another article to express an opposite opinion. To get the other side, click here to read, "Why Black Lives Matter is Effective." Black lives matter. However, that, as an isolated statement, hasn't proven to be very effective in get... Read more »

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