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Border shutdowns hurt people on both sides

Border shutdowns hurt people on both sides

December 11, 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...

Donald Trump has driven away musical rights from his rallies

Donald Trump has driven away musical rights from his rallies

November 26, 2018

It’s no secret that Donald Trump is a hot topic, and not in a good way. In fact, a poll taken by CNN indicates that 45 percent of Americans rate Trump’s job performance as poor, while 20 percent rate his performan...

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...

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...

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...

U.S. retreat from Syria will carry disastrous implications

U.S. retreat from Syria will carry disastrous implications

April 8, 2018

For many American citizens, the seven-year-long civil war raging in Syria seems like a distant reality floating in the background of domestic affairs. As for myself, I find it difficult to ignore the injustices comm...

Students gather on campus in support of Palestine

Students gather on campus in support of Palestine

December 18, 2017

Unfurling a 20-foot banner that read “Hands off Jerusalem,” students of Cal State Long Beach swiftly responded to President Donald Trump’s recent announcement to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. In peaceful protest, approximately 20...

Finding a caretaker for the President

Finding a caretaker for the President

December 6, 2017

This year has been the most politically disruptive year of my college career  — and I have el presidente Donald Trump to thank for that. No one in the United States or across international borders can ...