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Free Speech Zone: How do you feel about Pornhub possibly buying Tumblr?

Derrick Coleman, Edgar Mendoza, and Quinae Austin

May 14, 2019

Nae Galloway, Sociology major "I'm shook, because if they buy it they're going to have to do a lot monitoring and because kids use it also." D.J., Undecided "Nothing really changes, it’s the same to me." Dante Murrow, Undecided "My prayers have been answered." Saul Serafin, ...

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

Edgar Mendoza, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019

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

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

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: conversion therapy

David Jenkins and Jackie Mena

May 1, 2018

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

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 ...

FSZ: Should students be allowed to test out courses so that they don’t have to take them?

FSZ: Should students be allowed to test out courses so that they don’t have to take them?

Samantha Vasquez, Opinion Copy Editor

December 3, 2014

Not that enrollment for the Spring semester is underway, we asked students whether they believe they should test out courses so that they don't have to take them. ...

FSZ: How do you relieve stress during finals?

FSZ: How do you relieve stress during finals?

Gildardo Aquino, Staff Writer

November 25, 2014

With the end of the semester coming up we asked students what they do to relieve stress during finals week. ...

FSZ: What would you do to minimize noise in the library?

FSZ: What would you do to minimize noise in the library?

Samantha Vasquez, Associate Opinion Editor

November 17, 2014

With an interest in splitting the library into two separate areas due to high noise levels, we asked students what they think could help with lowering the noise.

FSZ: Do you think veterans are properly honored on Veterans Day?

FSZ: Do you think veterans are properly honored on Veterans Day?

Monica Gallardo, Sports Copy Editor

November 12, 2014

U.S. soldiers go through a lot protecting this country and every year they are celebrated on Veterans Day. We asked students if they feel that veterans are properly honored on Veterans Day? ...

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