The fast food mentality

Connie Garcia and Connie Garcia

March 29, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Television ads for fast food may be consuming more than children's time and attention. Fast food advertising has strongly influenced children to hunger for fast food of all kinds. McDonald's, Burger King, and Wendy's are j... Read more »

Hands off the money

Jonathan Garza and Jonathan Garza

March 29, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

With proper regulation in the stock market by agencies like the Securities and Exchange Commission, it is pretty tough to cheat and get out in front without being good. Rex Tillerson and Michael Duke are the CEOs of the two ... Read more »

Themed months should be year round celebrations

Talon Marks Editorial Board and Talon Marks Editorial Board

March 11, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Why are months such as Black History Month, National Hispanic Heritage Month and Breast Cancer Awareness Month only celebrated for one month? How many people actually know we have a month toward a specific cause? Months such as these sh... Read more »

Sexual preference shouldn’t bother society

Gabriela Dominguez and Gabriela Dominguez

March 5, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Sexual preference has nothing to do with a selection process, no matter what the situation involves. Segregation of any kind is wrong, especially for employment, or social gatherings. Having feelings for the same sex in no ... Read more »

Lobbying is a tool for change

Gabriela Dominguez and Gabriela Dominguez

March 5, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Lobbyists are in high demand in today's political and business world, and they don't stifle progress in the United States but much rather higher the expectations of change. Lobbying is defined as "to try to influence the thinking of ... Read more »

Another day, another country

Connie Garcia and Connie Garcia

March 5, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

There is no reason why studying abroad doesn't benefit students to the full extent. Studying abroad, say in Europe or Japan, is a great opportunity for students to learn a different culture and expand their horizons on lear... Read more »

Law and order

Daniel Green and Daniel Green

March 1, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Prosecutors should not always be punished for sending the wrong person to jail. Last month activist Aaron Swartz killed himself, one reason given were the charges he faced that could have sentenced him to 30 years in prison.... Read more »

The advantage of herbal medicine

Diego Arreola and Diego Arreola

February 26, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

For thousands of years many cultures around the world have depended on different types of medicinal remedies to cure diseases and illnesses. The beneficial aspect of herbal medicine is that a person can simply grow most of it ... Read more »

Good things come to those who create

Sarah Bautista and Sarah Bautista

February 26, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Cerritos College would benefit greatly from establishing a fruit and vegetable garden on campus grounds. A community garden at Cerritos College would bring many benefits to students and staff alike. It is apparent that health... Read more »

Demand and supply

Diego Arreola and Diego Arreola

February 26, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Too many students who graduate from colleges are unable to obtain jobs. In a country where education is mostly free and the tools to succeed are given to us the reality is many college gradates struggle to be employed. Acco... Read more »