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A less than convenient fee

A less than convenient fee

May 2, 2018

Of all the unnecessary charges I’ve incurred during my time at Cal State Long Beach, none have compared to one I paid last semester during the application process for graduation. It was then that my...

Real outrage at fake issues

Real outrage at fake issues

Daniel Green, Opinions Editor

May 1, 2018

Filed under Opinions

On Saturday, the political world had a negative reaction to comedian Michelle Wolf ’s speech at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner as she lambasted President Donald Trump, his administration and pretty much ever...

Breaking the code

Breaking the code

April 29, 2018

In college, the idea of strict dress codes is absurd. Today I woke up to sunny weather and threw on shorts and a tank top without hesitating. Seven years ago, this decision would have cost me a shameful wal...

Crowning the voice of the next generation

Crowning the voice of the next generation

April 25, 2018

On April 16, Kendrick Lamar  accomplished an amazing feat by winning the prestigious Pulitzer Prize for Music for his April 2017 album, “DAMN.” This marks the first time the award has been given t...

Sean Hannity becomes the news

Sean Hannity becomes the news

April 22, 2018

Just when we thought the dark clouds surrounding President Donald Trump and his lawyer, Michael Cohen couldn’t get any more Stormy, it appears Fox News anchor Sean Hannity has stumbled into the crossfire...

Don’t memorialize your heroes

Don’t memorialize your heroes

April 18, 2018

The contentious debate over the legacies of historical figures continued this week as the movement to demolish controversial statues heard an argument from both sides. On Monday, a board in New York City voted to...

Sicker than fiction

Sicker than fiction

April 17, 2018

Let me start off by saying, unless you’re running a high temperature or you just lost a finger in woodshop — there’s no way in hell Student Health Services will write you a note to get out of class,...

Solving ‘The Problem with Apu’ really isn’t that hard

Solving ‘The Problem with Apu’ really isn’t that hard

April 15, 2018

After nearly 28 years on television, backlash is not new for “The Simpsons.” The most recent wave of it grew in response to a scene in the episode “No Good Read Goes Unpunished.” The scene in questio...