Our View: CSULB need to keep the DREAM alive

Our View: CSULB  need to keep the  DREAM alive

Staff
April 23, 2014
Filed under Opinions, Our View, Showcase

The Cal Sate Long Beach Assembly Bill 540 task force is working with CSULB administration to take the necessary steps in order to turn the Dream Resource Center into a reality, but it’s taking a bit of time. Some students backing the DRC blame... Read more »

One alleged overdose doesn’t make Coachella the next Woodstock

Staff
April 22, 2014
Filed under Opinions, Our View, Uncategorized

Remember the 1969 Woodstock music festival? Yeah, we don’t either. That particular music festival, characterized by overwhelming crowds, sex and drugs, was way before our time. The same sizeable audiences characterize some of today’s bigger music festivals, but drug use is not a free-for-all like... Read more »

Our View: News media should stop treating tragedies like murder mysteries

Our View: News media should stop treating  tragedies like murder mysteries

Staff
April 21, 2014
Filed under Opinions, Our View, Showcase

Monday marked the sixth day of the rescue operation in recovering bodies from the sunken South Korean ferry “Sewol.” Since the ship sank, the captain has been taken into custody and has been called a “murderer” by a number... Read more »

Our view: Mozilla CEO’s forced resignation is not ‘OK’

Our view: Mozilla CEO’s forced resignation  is not ‘OK’

April 16, 2014
Filed under Opinions, Our View, Showcase

America is a very special place to live; in this country we are free from persecution of religious beliefs and discrimination based on personal opinions. That’s the idea, anyway. In reality, people are still unfairly punished and ostracized for expressing themselves in perfectly legal ways. Prior... Read more »

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

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

Staff
April 14, 2014
Filed under Opinions, Our View, Showcase

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 in the past, then today welcomes you into the future because today, Google Glass is available to the... Read more »

16-year-old Alex Hribal should be held responsible

16-year-old Alex Hribal should be held responsible

Staff
April 13, 2014
Filed under Opinions, Our View, Showcase

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 and went on to attack 22 people at his Pennsylvania high school. As of now, news media... Read more »

Our View: Come June, Dunn is done

Our View: Come June,  Dunn is done

April 9, 2014
Filed under Opinions, Our View, Showcase

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 dream of becoming a leader of the city Cal State Long Beach calls home. The Long Beach voting polls... Read more »

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
Filed under Opinions, Our View, Showcase

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 with the material? We say no. However, the Academic Senate at University of California, Santa... Read more »