Daily 49er

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,”...

Our view: The IOC cannot just skate by

Our view: The IOC cannot just skate by

Staff

February 25, 2014

Filed under Editorials, Opinions, Showcase

Even after the Olympic Torch was extinguished on Sunday, controversy continues to surround the Sochi Winter Olympics. Whether it’s the questionable hotel accommodations or the anti-gay propaganda,...

Our View: CSU fee increases can benefit students

Our View: CSU fee increases can benefit students

February 24, 2014

Although the Cal State University system froze tuition rates nearly three years ago, fees continue to increase at most of the campuses in the system. Since the 2011-12 academic year, 21 of the 23 CSU...

Our view: California drought should be wake up call

Our view: California drought should be wake up call

February 23, 2014

It has been said that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Never does that seem to be more true than with the current drought crisis in California. Gov. Jerry Brown recently declared that...