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Media protects Clinton, while shaming Trump.

David Jenkins
September 24, 2016
Filed under Opinion

Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have been hiding documents from the public, but lets be clear on how the media covers these issues. Many media outlets call out Trump for not being forth front on his tax returns or his medical records, while simultaneously protecting Hillary on her sickness, even as f... Read more »

Do you like the new iPhone 7?

Ethan Ortiz and Karla Enriquez
September 21, 2016
Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Briana Gandarilla, undecided major, "Yeah, it looks like the iPod. I like the new earphone feature."Johan Delarosa, dental hygiene major, "I have mixed emotions. I like the water proof feature, but dislike that it doesn't have the aux chord."Flor Velez, graphic design major, "It looks nice, a lot of p... Read more »

Kaepernick kneeling down should not be criticized

Terrel Emerson
September 21, 2016
Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Since breaking into the NFL, Colin Kaepernick's name has had its fair share of time in headlines.But never before in this way.Kaepernick made headlines when he refused to stand during the National Anthem during a preseason game in late August.Before we plunge into this hot topic let's get one thing out... Read more »

The Envelope: The art of breaking up

The Envelope: The art of breaking up

Benjamin Garcia
September 20, 2016
Filed under Columns, Love & Sex, Opinion

So you had your moment of clarity, realized your self worth, and rid of that pesky and unworthy person (probably a male) from your life. No doubt the decision was deliberated to terminate the relationship to the sound of some soulful sounds.Perhaps it was Beyonce who convinced you. It is important t... Read more »

The bloody necessities

Monique Nethington
September 20, 2016
Filed under Opinion

It’s that time of the month again! The time where a woman’s uterus decides to fall out of her, leaving behind a trail of blood and disdain.Yes, that’s right. We are talking periods here people.More specifically, why do women have to pay for them?On Tuesday, Sept. 13, California Govern... Read more »

Tupac Shakur’s legacy lives on, twenty years later

Brianna Williams
September 16, 2016
Filed under Opinion

Tupac Shakur's 20th year death anniversary is a reminder that musicians come and go but legends live on forever.Twenty years after his death, a lot of his lyrics pertain to some social issues that are sadly still ongoing.In one of his songs, "Thug Mansion," he raps about how society turns a blind ey... Read more »

Alcohol drinkers vulnerable to dangerous bystander effect

Alcohol drinkers vulnerable to dangerous bystander effect

Karla Enriquez
September 13, 2016
Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Whether it is one cup of vodka on the rocks or three Jack and Cokes, it is well known that college students drink. They either drink themselves into oblivion on a Friday night, or have the occasional glass of wine at a restaurant. One thing is certain though; these alcoholic beverages are beneficial... Read more »

Regressing to Jim Crow segregation

David Jenkins
September 12, 2016
Filed under Opinion

The betrayal of both the Civil Rights and the Free Speech Movement that took place in the 60's is beginning to become a sore thumb in Universities in the U.S.Racial segregation on college campuses are going to create more radical tension rather than decrease it. It's not only racial segregation that we s... Read more »

Give me tacos or give me death

Give me tacos or give me death

Benjamin Garcia
September 12, 2016
Filed under Columns, Opinion, The Envelope

"If you don’t do something about it, you’re going to have taco trucks on every corner," spokesman for Latinos for Trump and Star Trek enthusiast, Marco Guiterrez said on MSNBC’s All In With Chris Hayes.When estimates of 2.3 to 3.5 million people experiencing homelessness are made by the National Coalition for the... Read more »

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