Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.

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If our student leaders don’t follow the rules, then why should we?

If our student leaders don’t follow the rules, then why should we?

Monique Nethington
April 19, 2017
Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Rules and laws are there for a reason, to protect and guide those who fall under the governing body of such rules and laws. While growing up people-- or even you-- may say, “rules are meant to be broken;” or the more popular, “bending the rules never hurt anybody.” Regardless of your feelings t...

Capitalism is the solution of choice

David Jenkins
April 19, 2017
Filed under Columns, Opinion, The Debate

Today, pretty much every economy in the world is organized along capitalist lines. Just like every system, it is looked upon with frustration, skepticism and a lack of trust. p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: justify; text-indent: 14.4px; line-height: 12.5px; font: 10.0px 'Minion...

Boobs, butt or face? Arms, chest or back? What do you look at first?

Natasha Molina and Dennis Osorio
April 19, 2017
Filed under Free Speech Zone, Love & Sex, Opinion

  Maurcio Bustamante studio arts major, "First thing I notice is probably face, but I like boobs because its my personal preference."   Trayvon Sperling undecided major, "I look at their smile. I'm black so I like butt, you can't grind with boobs."   Saul Serafin, biology major, "Their eyes. I don't think I have a prefer...

Communism is the most pragmatic solution

Benjamin Garcia
April 19, 2017
Filed under Columns, Opinion, The Envelope

There are many reasons that contribute to communism being the most pragmatic solution to the crises of world poverty, war and climate change. Father of Economics Adam Smith has been accused of saying that individual ambition serves the common good. What this is often interpreted as is the notion th...

We demand a MyCerritos app!

We demand a MyCerritos app!

April 12, 2017
Filed under Editorial, Opinion

TM Imagine if there were a way to do everything you do on Cerritos.edu with your phone, without the errors that occur with the mobile site. Can you imagine could be if there were such a way?How much time could you save by not having to fish through this toggle and that drop down menu -- to arriv...

I got no boobs to hold my phone

Bianca Martinez
April 12, 2017
Filed under Love & Sex, Opinion

Tits, tatas, jugs, gazungas, chichis, boobs, fun bags; these are the words that most of us use to describe breasts.But why? Why should we belittle such a fascinating landmark of the female anatomy?Media, such as television and magazines, overtly sexualizes breasts causing mainstream society to adopt...

FSZ what do you think of Cerritos college?

Benjamin Garcia and Bianca Martinez
April 12, 2017
Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Luis ZebedaNorwalk High School"It's nice because there are a lot of people from different places. I'm thinking of coming here. It's close to where I'm from."Jessica MachadoNorwalk High School"It's pretty cool because there are diverse people. I'm thinking about coming here because it's close to home."Maria DiazSouthgate High School"It's a really nice ca...

I like big butts and I cannot lie

Marck Parra
April 12, 2017
Filed under Love & Sex, Opinion

Women are alluring creatures; they truly are.They radiate beauty and exemplify culture.As beautiful as they are, though, they are not saints; far from it.They put themselves, and everyone around them, in head-scratching scenarios that are baffling to comprehend.It's difficult to live with them, it's...

The Envelope: The art of common decency

Benjamin Garcia
April 12, 2017
Filed under Columns, Opinion, The Envelope

In a communist society, the way citizens treat one another is stressed as one of the most important aspects of equality.This is why we refer to each other each-- every one of us-- as "comrades."Naturally it is important in this so-called "democracy" to also use manners.Ironically enough, the business ma...

I don’t touch yours so don’t touch mine

I don’t touch yours so don’t touch mine

Bianca Martinez
April 5, 2017
Filed under Editorials, Opinion

No one ever wakes up in the morning and says "ah, I can't wait to get to school and be assaulted." So why should we allow the campus of Cerritos College to be an accessible setting for such acts? Individuals attend a school in order to become educated, not molested.With the recent increase of sexual hara...

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