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Our View: Sayonara SAT essays

Our View: Sayonara SAT essays

March 10, 2014

We have all heard the tales of our grandparents, or our parents, or our neighbors, etc. that go something like this: “When I was in school, I had to walk 20 miles in the rain or the snow just to get...

Our view: We’re thirsty for a bottle ban

Our view: We’re thirsty for a bottle ban

March 9, 2014

In an attempt to “go green,” the city of San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to limit the use of plastic water bottles on public property Tuesday. The initiative, which is awaiting...

Our view: SCA 5 is a step backwards

Our view: SCA 5 is a step backwards

March 5, 2014

If racial diversity is the reason behind introducing Senate Constitutional Amendment 5, then the Cal State University system doesn’t need it. Authored by Sen. Ed Hernandez, SCA 5 would reverse Proposition...

Our View: Media spotlights racism

Our View: Media spotlights racism

March 4, 2014

Trouble’s a ‘Bruin on campus at University of California, Los Angeles — or so the media would have you believe. Major campus events like basketball games don’t seem to be enough to distract the...

Our view: Media spotlights racism

Our view: Media spotlights racism

March 4, 2014

Trouble’s a ‘Bruin on campus at University of California, Los Angeles — or so the media would have you believe.  Major campus events don’t seem to be enough to distract the public eye from a barrage...

Our view:  Google’s gray zone

Our view: Google’s gray zone

March 4, 2014

As journalists, we oppose censorship and any infringement of the First Amendment right to freedom of speech. But when that same free speech is used as a tool for inciting international violent protests,...

Our View: We stand behind Obama’s diplomacy

Our View: We stand behind Obama’s diplomacy

Staff

March 2, 2014

Filed under Editorials, Opinions, Showcase

President Barack Obama told a press gathering at the White House Friday that he is concerned about potential destabilization if Russia sends its troops to Ukraine, according to the Los Angeles Times. Obama...

Our View: California should not be divided

Our View: California should not be divided

February 26, 2014

California may be split into six different states, at least that’s what one Silicon Valley venture capitalist is trying to propose. Tim Draper, a multimillionaire and self-proclaimed “Riskmaster,”...