Letter to the Editor: Thank you for portraying an accurate image of Islam and Muslims

Ojaala Ahmad, Contributing Writer
October 22, 2014
Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Dear Editor, I write in response to the article, “Bill Maher’s comments grossly misrepresent the nature of religion,” dated Oct. 16, 2014. I whole-heartedly would like to thank you for your courage to publish an honest and powerful piece in an effort to portray an accurate image of Islam... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: In response to Hunter Paul’s take on the Ukraine crisis

Artur Varjapetian, Contributing Writer
October 2, 2014
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As a person with both Russian and American education, I have a deep concern about the lack of objective information that Hunter Paul is using in his article about the Ukraine crisis. The true conflict in Ukraine is not between its people but between the corporate businesses. If Hunter Paul made his research,... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Beach Fund deserves more media attention

David Urbina
August 12, 2014
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Along with other media outlets, the Daily 49er has not given Beach Fund enough attention in the past, which is why I would like to explain exactly how crucial of a program Beach Fund is for the continued success of Cal State Long Beach. The Beach Fund program is dedicated to support the general needs... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: No Doubt in this Rebuttal

Jay Dent
June 5, 2014
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Adapting Faith Through Doubt is a theatrical adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize winning play Doubt: A Parable by John Patrick Shanley. This means that the script is used word for word, but not that the entire play is produced, and some of the imagery/choreography varies from the original production. I... Read more »

Letter to the editor: “Connect, Disover, Educate”

Heather Coyne, Contributing Writer
April 23, 2014
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“Connect – Discover – Educate” is the College of Health and Human Services overall mission, which strives to develop leaders whose focus is health and wellness, while incorporating community outreach. The Wilderness Studies Classes offered at Cal State Long Beach... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Vegan options are available on campus

Cease Animal Torture
February 16, 2014
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This Letter to the Editor is in response to an Our View, titled “Peta2 exhibit doesn’t dictate our diet,” published on Feb. 4. On behalf of Cease Animal Torture, we would like to thank you for taking the time to address PETA’s exhibit. As an organization, we work diligently so groups... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Obamacare has affected many Americans

George A. Kuck
November 19, 2013
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How is Obamacare working out for your family? The new health insurance program is disrupting the healthcare system as well as the insurance program. I have already begun to see the negative effects in Kaiser Permanente. In the past, Obama said, “If you like your healthcare plan, you can keep... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Geography: The Whole World, Not Just A Map

November 17, 2013
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Geography: The Whole World, Not Just A Map When I tell people that I’m majoring in geography, the question I get asked most often is, “You can get a degree in that?” Second most often is, “So do you know all the state capitals?” Yes, you can get a degree and a job in geography... Read more »