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Free Speech Zone: What can be done to prevent things like the Momo challenge from happening again?

Edgar Mendoza, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019


Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Jessica: "I think it's controversial with what you can and can't do about it, but for parents I think they should see what their kid is watching and make sure they know what it is. For the kids, if you see something like that pop up, get off the app and tell your parents." Daisy:" Personally I have a cousin w...

Free Speech Zone: Should babies be genetically engineered?

Carmelita Islas Mendez, Managing Editor

December 4, 2018


Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Should babies be genetically engineered? Jonathan Lopez, English major "It’s hard to say because it’s risky and controversial. I am not going to lean toward either side. I think we all just have wait to see how this turns out." Philip Herrera, Culinary arts major "What I worry is that if you ... don’t have health benefits and if you don’...

Free Speech Zone: Should people be held accountable for things they did as young adults?

Alison Hernandez, Online Editor

November 10, 2018


Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Due to Republicans coming to the defense of Brett Kavanaugh by stating that he was just a young adult when the events of the alleged sexual assault occurred, students around Cerritos College were asked to give their thoughts on the matter. Should people be held accountable for things they did as young...

Free Speech Zone:Should we condemn those in the public eye who commit criminal acts? Why?

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

August 21, 2018


Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

TM Eunice Barron Samantha Edrv, political science "The death penalty is not in deter. Publish punishment is more to set the public at ease than to keep people from committing the crime.In my opinion, some sort of punishment is necessary."   TM Eunice Barron Josue Hidalgo, automotive "I think it is unfair especially for people like celebrities to ...

Free speech zone: conversion therapy

David Jenkins and Jackie Mena

May 1, 2018


Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Should adults have the choice to under go gay conversion therapy or should the government ban it? Explain why.Casey Piotrowski, theatre arts instructor“Well I believe you can have a choice, but I don’t think it’ll do any good. It’s like trying to change the color of your eyes. But it’s a fre...

Free Speech Zone: Should YouTube be allowed to censor content creators or should YouTubers be allowed to express themselves?

Bianca Martinez

April 11, 2018


Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Issac Samarah - Mechanical engineering major"I believe that the content creators should be allowed to express themselves because as it has been shown in recent years, YouTube's demonetization and censorship policies have gone to the extreme in which people who are expressing their topics or beliefs in a controlled ...

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Bianca Martinez

February 13, 2018


Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Michael Gonzalez, mathematics major"Valentine's Day for me is just another day going to school and practice, and that's it." Brionna Omar, spanish major"I don't really care about it anymore, not really, since elementary school because I looked forward to getting the little cards from everybody but ...

Free Speech Zone: How did you choose your major?

Rocio Valdez, Staff Writer

May 10, 2017


Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Isaiah Sotelo, Welding major, “I chose it because art wasn’t really working out for me. It’s a lot of fun and it’s a blast building things with metal.”   Tao Aoiu, Business major, “Because my parents own a business so I want to help them.”   Cristi Rizo,...

Free Speech Zone: How did you choose your major?

Rocio Valdez

May 10, 2017


Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Isaiah Sotelo, Welding major, “I chose it because art wasn’t really working out for me. It’s a lot of fun and it’s a blast building things with metal.” Tao Aoiu, Business major, “Because my parents own a business so I want to help them.” Cristi Rizo, Child Development major, “I...

Free Speech Zone: What hobbies do you have outside of school?

Natasha Molina and Marck Parra

April 30, 2017


Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Jenniver Icaro, business major "I enjoy singing as my hobby."Annie Gutierrez, cosmetology major "Drawing, painting and listening to music."Jesse Rodriguez, undecided major "I like playing soccer and going out."John Jose, kinesiology major, "The gym, building robot models and playing random sports li...

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