Talon Marks

On Sept. 17, 2020, President Donald Trump signs the

Trump tries to warp history to his own benefit

September 25, 2020

President Donald Trump continues to show a racist outlook on America as he signals his desire to sign the "1776 Commission" in...

A 33-year-old Mexican immigrant seeking refuge in the U.S. was so severely injured from a fall while in detention that he can't feel his legs and now uses a wheelchair, his El Paso attorney says. But Immigration and Customs Enforcement says the man had a thorough medical evaluation and there was

Forced hysterectomies: the latest in the US’ attempted genocide

September 20, 2020

Forced hysterectomies; the latest accusation made against the Irwin County detention center in Georgia, where a staggering number...

A lone firefighter battles a raging inferno. As of Sept. 11, over 3000 homes have been lost, with billions in damages.

PG&E: Profit, Greed and Evil

September 11, 2020

It's time for the power company giant, to share that power with the people. Battling climate change and democratizing energy are interconnected struggles.

In order for change to be made, protestors need to be heard without police beating down on them for speaking up. Photo credit: needpix.com

Protests against police brutality have sparked a wave of police and white supremacist brutality

September 4, 2020

The police continue to murder and beat people. White supremacists are attacking protesters in the streets. Is it any surprise that the nation's blood is boiling?

Its OnlyFair: We need to check our prejudices and stigmatization against sex workers

Its OnlyFair: We need to check our prejudices and stigmatization against sex workers

August 29, 2020

Sex workers should be able to make an income on their own terms without fear of abuse from the public, especially in times of great economic turmoil.

Congress during COVID: The best circus in town

Photo credit: Chris Ware

Edgar Mendoza, Keanu Ruffo, and Mirella Vargas

August 21, 2020

If you're looking for jokes, look no further than how our government treats small businesses during this pandemic.

Some animals will not expect the sudden abandonment by their owner. However, animals shelters are concerned many furry friends will be returned to the shelters. Photo credit: Sofia Gallegos

Pets are family, not disposable objects

May 17, 2020

Animal shelters are preparing for what could be a traumatizing time for animals as they brace for a high volume of returned pets who were used as a form of entertainment during the stay-at-home order.

White protestors privileged in the eyes of the law

White protestors privileged in the eyes of the law

May 10, 2020

Videos of anti-lockdown protests in California and Michigan, along with new footage of the Ahmaud Arbery murder, show a reality that's impossible to ignore.

Don’t be a beach, stay inside!

Photo credit: Sofia Gallegos

Jazmin Taha and Keanu Ruffo

May 3, 2020

Those who flocked to OC and Ventura beaches didn't follow social distancing guidelines, risking people's lives.

America strives to re-open as newer COVID-19 cases and death tolls rise. Photo credit: Sofia Gallegos

Death by COVID-19: America’s grand reopening

April 26, 2020

U.S. citizens confusing their personal luxuries for their natural rights.

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