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Inmates unfairly paid $2 an hour while fighting California fires

Inmates unfairly paid $2 an hour while fighting California fires

November 26, 2018

Statewide catastrophes often wind up revealing severe flaws within a state’s economic system. California’s wildfires which blazed through more than 200,000 acres, all through the Sierra Nevada footh...

Letter to the Editor: Voting is the most crucial part of November

Letter to the Editor: Voting is the most crucial part of November

November 6, 2018

For decades, Long Beach State has set an example for local activism, community engagement, civic purpose and a commitment to voter participation and election involvement. With this crucial, fast-app...

Students rally online against CSULB’s 2018 commencement changes

Students rally online against CSULB’s 2018 commencement changes

February 8, 2018

Two days following the news that Cal State Long Beach’s commencement would be moving from the Central Quad to George Allen Field and go without live music due to budget cuts, over a thousand students had alrea...

Can you beat the heat?

Can you beat the heat?

October 23, 2017

Students scurried from the parking lots to their classrooms this week, shielding themselves with hats and “sunbrellas” from torrid triple digit weather. As Cal State Long Beach experienced a ...

CSULB plans to reduce water waste

CSULB plans to reduce water waste

September 20, 2017

The state may be out of a drought, but Cal State Long Beach is still making an effort to conserve water by implementing a Water Action Plan to help achieve the California State University statewide goal...

New bill demands helmets for all California cyclists

New bill demands helmets for all California cyclists

February 25, 2015

Casual beach cyclists, people who ride to the grocery store and alternative commuters who bike long distances could soon be charged with a criminal offense for biking without a helmet. Should Senate...

California underfunds schools for facilitation of high prison incarceration

California underfunds schools for facilitation of high prison incarceration

February 24, 2015

California’s capital interest in the prison system is growing at the expense of higher education. The state is bankrolling the prison industry and packing the wrong institutions to the brim. Even...