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Cosby is canceled, permanently

Cosby is canceled, permanently

March 4, 2019

Growing up, everyone watched shows they followed religiously, ignorant to any implication of the deteriorating skeletons neatly packed away in the closets of our favorite actors. One such childhood ...

Baby it’s banned outside

Baby it’s banned outside

December 12, 2018

It took 74 years for radio listeners to realize the song, “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” by Frank Loesser should have been cut before it ever hit the airwaves. The 1944 Christmas “classic” promotes th...

We ought to say no, no, no, to banning classics

We ought to say no, no, no, to banning classics

December 12, 2018

It’s been said that in this day and age it is very difficult to say anything without offending someone, and the more time passes, the more I am starting to agree with this saying. This year, ears...

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 ...

Republicans attempt to reverse effects of #Metoo

Republicans attempt to reverse effects of #Metoo

Jorge Paniagua, Staff Writer

September 30, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinions

Christine Blasey Ford addressed the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday to deliver her testimony of sexual assault allegations she made against Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee...

Survivors and supporters gathered by the hundreds for Sunday’s #MeToo march

Survivors and supporters gathered by the hundreds for Sunday’s #MeToo march

November 13, 2017

Crowds of hundreds gathered within the bustling streets of Hollywood Sunday to march in protest against sexual harassment and assault. College students, celebrities, men and women of different ages...

#MeToo: I am a victim of misguided movements

Marilyn Ramirez, Opinions Editor

October 18, 2017

Filed under Opinions

The past couple of days have brought the #MeToo campaign to the front of my social media platforms. Friends, coworkers and favorite artists have shared the hashtag, painting my screen with heartbreaking tales of sexual harassment and assault, tales that I would’ve never discovered were it not for actress Alyssa Milano. She asked her followers on Twitter, with their discretion, to share these accounts using the phrase #MeTo...

#MeToo becomes an anthem for survivors of sexual assault

#MeToo becomes an anthem for survivors of sexual assault

October 17, 2017

Anyone with a social media account may have noticed Sunday that droves of sexual assault survivors began updating their statuses to #metoo in light of allegations against Harvey Weinstein. Weinstein,...