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Milk new symbol of hate?

Milk new symbol of hate?

March 13, 2017

When you think of milk, what first comes to your mind? If you’re a millennial, you probably think of strong bones, Got Milk? commercials, or maybe eating your favorite cereal while watching cartoons ...

Has our tolerance only been skin deep?

Has our tolerance only been skin deep?

March 6, 2017

Less than an hour after Barack Obama was elected president for the first time, I was standing outside and watched as hundreds of young people marched toward Philadelphia's City Hall. They were black, brown...

Reasons not to travel 2017

Reasons not to travel 2017

March 1, 2017

I don’t tell people I have only crossed state lines once in my life because I am ashamed. Not of myself, though. Not of the low-income life that I have known and grown into, which denies such luxurie...

Racism is on call

Racism is on call

March 1, 2017

Sometimes, it feels like I’m drowning in a saline pool, as on the morning of Feb. 22, when I opened up to an eight-minute-long Facebook video a mutual friend had shared depicting an incident in Anahei...

Water you going to do about it?

Water you going to do about it?

February 27, 2017

If you turn on your faucet or shower in Long Beach, there will be an unsurprising flow of usable, non-toxic water. The city’s water department notes on their site the treatment plans and tests that ...

No bathrooms, no masters

No bathrooms, no masters

February 26, 2017

Inevitable is what comes to mind when I look on Trump’s administrative decision to rescind Title IX protections for transgender students in publicly funded schools. According to a recent article by the Los ...

‘Anonymous’ letter from a senior Breitbart editor

‘Anonymous’ letter from a senior Breitbart editor

February 22, 2017

Dear Milo Yiannopoulos, I’ve been thinking about what you’ve been saying — a lot — and I do think that you definitely crossed the line when you spoke in favor of sexual relationships betwe...

Safety or systemic policing?

Safety or systemic policing?

Hanna Suarez, Opinions Editor

February 22, 2017

Filed under Opinions, Today

Since December of last year, City of Long Beach officials have been moving to implement local police officers to patrol Metro Blue Line Stations in the city. After being postponed, the vote for the mot...