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What If Hillary Won?

What If Hillary Won?

Ryanne Mena, Managing Editor
March 22
Filed under Opinions, Trending Stories

Who would have ever thought a reality show star, with no prior experience in politics, would become the president of the United States? Certainly not I. About four months ago, the unthinkable happened: Donald Trump became the 45th president of the United States. Many Americans thought he didn’t...

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
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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Trump Promises

Trump Promises

Jovante Smith, Staff Writer
December 8
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
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 2016 Presidential Primaries Come To Santa Monica

The 2016 Presidential Primaries Come To Santa Monica

Jacob Hirsohn and Ashleen Knutsen
June 8
Filed under City, News, Top Stories, Trending Stories

The Corsair wrangles all of the primary election activity in the Santa Monica area on June 7

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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
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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The silent tyranny of soft language

The silent tyranny of soft language

Adam R. Thomas, News Editor
June 2
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
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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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
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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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
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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Trump isn’t the hero we deserve, but the one we have right now

Trump isn’t the hero we deserve, but the one we have right now

Adam R. Thomas, News Editor
March 24
Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Politics

Point/Counter-Point: To see the other side of this argument, read “Trump: the super villain that America never saw coming”, here. Here at The Corsair, we’ve been hosting a series of back and forth debates on the current presidential candidates battling it out in this presidential primary season of...

Trump: the super villain that America never saw coming

Trump: the super villain that America never saw coming

Troy Barnes, Staff Writer
March 24
Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Politics

Point/Counter-Point: To see the other side of this argument, read “Trump isn't the hero we deserve, but the one we have right now”, here. “It is better to live one day as a lion than 100 years as a sheep.” – Benito Mussolini (tweeted by Donald Trump at 3:31 a.m. on Feb. 28) When I tur...

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