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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...

Working Students of SMC

Working Students of SMC

Edward Lee, Staff Writer
April 4, 2017
Filed under Culture, On campus, Top Stories, Trending Stories, Uncategorized

Her eyes betray hidden exhaustion but instantly light up when she speaks. Her black jacket and muted grey shirt are elegantly simplistic, drawing all attention to her statement piece, a scarf – vibrant in its deep hues of brown, patterned by red diagonals, it whispers hints of her rich cultural back...

What If Hillary Won?

What If Hillary Won?

Ryanne Mena, Managing Editor
March 22, 2017
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, 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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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 2016 Presidential Primaries Come To Santa Monica

The 2016 Presidential Primaries Come To Santa Monica

Jacob Hirsohn and Ashleen Knutsen
June 8, 2016
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, 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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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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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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