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The Envelope: God hates Republicans

Benjamin Garcia
June 29, 2017
Filed under Columns, Opinion, Politics, The Envelope

Conservatives are America's cancer. Sidenote: With the proposed budget throwing elderly people off of health insurance, we are bound to see more and more of these declining conservatives who sit in-front of their TV, eating microwaved TV dinners -- which contain carcinogenic GMOs -- developing cancer...

Don’t cause grief to Griffin

Bianca Martinez
June 4, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Politics

By now, we have all seen comedian Kathy Griffin posed, solemn faced with a mock severed and bloodied head modeled in the likeness of a specific president -- who has a penchant for excessive tweeting, baby-sized hands that are only good for recent blunders such as "covfefe" and a stony faced wife.However, is what G...

The Envelope: What would Robespierre say?

Benjamin Garcia
May 31, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Politics, The Envelope

"The secret of freedom lies in educating people, whereas the secret of tyranny is in keeping them ignorant," said the incorruptible leader of the French Revolution Maximilien François Marie Isidore de Robespierre.Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testified in front of Congress on matters related t...

Watchdogs in a cat and mouse game

Benjamin Garcia, Opinion Editor
January 18, 2017
Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Politics

Friday, Jan. 20 will be the day that Donald J. Trump is inaugurated and assumes office. All Talon Marks has to say to the Democratic party is "WHAT THE HELL?" Here's the problem that contains all other smaller problems: The Democratic party stopped being a party for the workers and the middle class...

Thanks Obama

Briana Velarde
January 15, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Opinions, Politics

Embed from Getty Images   This week Barack Obama gave his final speech, an emotional farewell. All he had to say was “My fellow Americans” and all viewers should have had tears in their eyes, because he spoke from the heart. He gave us eight historic years and through those y...

Trump’s golden showers and other tremendous controversies

Perla Lara
January 13, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Opinions, Politics

With only one week before inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump is involved in another controversy.Amongst other scandals, Trump’s name is now alongside the term “golden showers” and blackmail.In a CNN article stating that “classified documents presented last week to Preside...

French infringement on burqinis

David Jenkins
August 30, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Politics

France and its politicians have been under fire lately for its forceful ban on the burqini. A Burqini is a full body swimsuit that is mostly worn by Islamic women in both public pools and beaches in order to have fun while still following their religious beliefs. Since last month’s Bastille Day tru...

Clinton visits Plaza Mexico

Clinton visits Plaza Mexico

Karla Enriquez
June 14, 2016
Filed under News, Politics

Hillary Clinton gave a speech at a "Get out the vote" event at Plaza Mexico in Lynwood on Monday, June 6 at noon. About 200 supporters gathered in front of "La Fachada", a building that is modeled after the government building from the state of Jalisco, Mexico. The center stage adorned with American...

Clinton makes late rush into California ahead of primaries

Clinton makes late rush into California ahead of primaries

Terrel Emerson
June 10, 2016
Filed under News, Politics, Showcase

In hopes to send Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders packing to setup a fall showdown with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton made a final push through California. On Monday, June 6, Clinton had her busiest day, as she made three stops in Lynwood, Lon...

Clinton rallies in California ahead of primary

Terrel Emerson
June 7, 2016
Filed under News, Politics

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