Daily 49er

Our View: Google ‘Glass-holes’ see problems outside of privacy

Our View: Google ‘Glass-holes’ see problems outside of privacy

April 14, 2014

If you’ve ever seen a futuristic sci-fi film, then you may have been anticipating a world in which mere humans could view the world through the eyes of robots. If this is something you have longed for...

16-year-old Alex Hribal should be held responsible

16-year-old Alex Hribal should be held responsible

April 13, 2014

On Wednesday, 16-year-old Alex Hribal went on a stabbing spree shortly after 7 a.m. at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville, Penn. The sophomore brought two 8-to-10 inch straight, kitchen knives...

Our View: Come June,  Dunn is done

Our View: Come June, Dunn is done

April 9, 2014

Go to school, eat your greens, grow up and become President of the United States — that’s the dream, right? Maybe not. Perhaps, in 2014, there is a more practical dream afloat in Long Beach — the...

Our View: UCSB ‘trigger policy’ is a shot in the dark

Our View: UCSB ‘trigger policy’ is a shot in the dark

April 8, 2014

There are a lot of things about working toward a college degree that might not be enjoyable, but should students be allowed to opt out of a piece of their coursework simply because they aren’t comfortable...

Our View: Lets  Can the Bottlenecks

Our View: Lets Can the Bottlenecks

April 7, 2014

During the March 26 Cal State University Board of Trustees meeting, the Committee on Educational Policy presented strategies to eliminate bottlenecks throughout the CSU system by 2017. We are concerned,...

Our View: Universities should level the playing field for student athletes

Our View: Universities should level the playing field for student athletes

April 6, 2014

One of the beauties of attending a university is the ability to join student organizations that coincide with our passions. Students who join university-run extracurricular activities get to explore a...

Our View: We support gender neutral play

Our View: We support gender neutral play

March 26, 2014

The Long Beach Unified School District Board voted unanimously on March 18 to implement policies to protect transgender youth from discrimination in school activities. LBUSD’s decision follows the passage...

Our view: Media spins controversy on Malaysian flight

Our view: Media spins controversy on Malaysian flight

March 25, 2014

Since the Malaysian flight, MH 370, seemingly disappeared without a trace on March 8, the media has been speculating about as to what happened to the plane and the 239 people on board. Headlines that...