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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 ...

Are we able to say, ‘Thank U, Next’ right after a breakup?

Are we able to say, ‘Thank U, Next’ right after a breakup?

November 27, 2018

As a hopeless romantic, I’ve had quite a few bumpy relationships and moving on quickly after each partner is normal for me. The speed with which I’d start dating someone else was faster than Speedy Gon...

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...

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...

Long Beach State wastes everyone’s time in Veterans Day class switch

Long Beach State wastes everyone’s time in Veterans Day class switch

Jelina Cortero, Assistant Opinions Editor

November 7, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinions, Today

Isn’t it embarrassing when you accidentally walk into the wrong class? Now imagine doing that for a whole day. Students and professors are going to have a frenzied Tuesday as they may mistakenly head to ...

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...