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Playing the Game: Move on or hold on?

Kianna Znika and Bianca Hull

April 24, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Sometimes playing the game leads to a relationship that's not so "happily-ever-after.” Now that things are over, a new challenge arises: When is the right time to move on? The answer: when the person feels ready.It’s a difficult topic, because both sides could be understood: the person mo...

The Electoral College must go

Bianca Hull, Staff Writer

April 20, 2019


Filed under Opinion

United States home of the free is being chained down by the electoral college system. Originally created in 1787 to give smaller states a voice has now created a serious divide in the country and taken away many voices in the population due to the fact that many American citizens feel as though their...

Playing The Game: Respect your ex

Bianca Hull and Kianna Znika

April 20, 2019


Filed under Opinion

“Treat others the way you’d want to be treated” is a valuable lesson we learned in elementary school, but for some reason, that very same lesson is completely thrown out the window when it comes to your ex. A lot of the times we see people trash-talking their ex, and saying things like they...

Anti-vaxx is anti-fax

Bianca Hull, Staff Writer

April 20, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Vaccinating your children should not be a choice that families can so loosely decide not to do. Very popular in today's news is many mothers choosing not to vaccinate their children due to negative side effects such as autism which has never been medically proven. In a recent news article, measles outbreaks have been very prevalent in areas like Brooklyn, New...

Violence needs to stop at sporting events

Randy Tejeda, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Security needs to be at the parking lot of any stadium because sometimes fans can be angry that their team lost or they get drunk at the stadium. Fans should not have to go through what Rafael Reyna or Brian Stow went through when they were attacked at a stadium. If this were to happen again, people...

The problem with doctor’s notes

Kianna Znika

April 9, 2019


Filed under Opinion

If people can see that others are fighting for universal healthcare, they need to realize there is a reason behind this desire: not everyone has health insurance.Health insurance is something some take for granted, either because they pay for it, or they’ve got it covered by their family or job. I...

Heed the gospel of LA’s fallen messiah

Heed the gospel of LA’s fallen messiah

Jah-Tosh Baruti and Michael Reza

April 9, 2019


Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Top Stories

Black on black violence to this point has been an endless loop plaguing Los Angeles streets for decades and the recent killing of Grammy-nominated rapper Nipsey Hussle is the straw that broke the camel’s back. This type of violence takes no inventory of the hurt it places on people. Not only that,...

The Ilhan Omar Controversy Shows how little we care about Freedom and Justice for all

Nizar Milbes, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Amid the frenzy surrounding Congresswoman Ilhan Omar's Comments about the influence of Lobby Groups and accusation of antisemitism, the disregard for the plight and freedom of the Palestinian people is even more apparent. Backlash against Omar's statements went as far as prompting Democratic House...

Childhoods are revived with ‘Wonder Park’

Childhoods are revived with ‘Wonder Park’

Guadalupe Zaragoza and Cindy Canas

March 11, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Movies, Opinion, Reviews

California, specifically the Los Angeles area, has put in the effort in gravitating tourists and overall the general public, with mouth-watering food spots or museums that'll leave guests well-informed. However, the adventurous amusement parks play as the high lands of it all. "Wonder Park" is...

Bianca Bitches: Tit tit hooray

Bianca Martinez

March 7, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Bianca Bitches, Columns, Features, Opinion

Women should not be shamed for their breast size, or even lack thereof. Whether she is a member of the itty bitty titty committee, has big ol’ titties or doesn’t possess any due to a medical procedure or awaiting a medical procedure, she is still a human being that deserves respect.Festiva...

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