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Border shutdowns hurt people on both sides

Border shutdowns hurt people on both sides

December 10, 2018

It’s no secret that President Donald Trump’s views on immigration policies and border security has stirred some controversy. Ever since he took office two years ago, he has been promising to implem...

The critical difference between a magazine and a newspaper

The critical difference between a magazine and a newspaper

December 5, 2018

Disclaimer: This is a response to the article “Letter to the Editor: One drop cap at a time” published on Dec. 4, 2018. Design is important. Design is exciting. Design is complicated. We are grateful to be part ...

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...

Voting is important, but it won’t solve all our problems

Voting is important, but it won’t solve all our problems

November 13, 2018

Every election season there seems to be a message around every corner, from celebrities on social media to the local canvasser knocking on your door, urging you to vote, telling you it’s the only way...

Online classes are detrimental to the learning process

Online classes are detrimental to the learning process

November 7, 2018

Following another long week, it's Sunday evening and after going through a mental checklist of things to finish before the Monday morning sun rises over the horizon, you’re struck with the realization tha...

Critics against the Presidential Alert System should focus on the benefits

Critics against the Presidential Alert System should focus on the benefits

November 5, 2018

“The only reason to vote for a democrat is if you're tired of winning!” Critics of the new Presidential Alert System fear that President Donald Trump will overuse the system, abuse this executi...

The #HimToo movement was an attempt at a movement for an unfounded issue

The #HimToo movement was an attempt at a movement for an unfounded issue

Jose Ahumada, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinions, Today

Social media recently featured the creation of the #HimToo movement, a group supporting and spreading the idea that men are commonly falsely accused of sexual assault. This faction is meant to counteract ...

The United Nations’ new report indicates the countdown to doomsday

The United Nations’ new report indicates the countdown to doomsday

October 29, 2018

The United Nations’ report  issued on Oct. 1, surrounds the greenhouse emissions was an unshocking revelation, considering that we’ve blatantly ignored the negative changes to our environment for ...