Talon Marks

The media needs morals

The media needs morals

February 6, 2020

Every day, the media is battling a fierce competition, a fight that has no rules and no boundaries so long as it circulates hundreds...

Erin Cole and Ja'net Danielo have a discussion with students after the Wonder Woman documentary. Cole, Danielo, and students explore and discuss topics covered in the film and regarding female representation.

Popcorn and A Movie: Discussing the representation of women in film and in the media

April 3, 2018

Continuing with the events of Women’s History Month on campus, Popcorn And A Movie featured "Wonder Women." The Untold St...

Diversity: Perspective vs image

Diversity: Perspective vs image

April 3, 2018

Many companies and corporations often put out advertisements and film that show the lack of self-awareness of its board members an...

Photo credit: Rachel Tully

All you need is non-conforming love

February 13, 2018

Valentine’s Day has snuck up on us once more, and with the holiday comes the same, tired media plots and advertisements that...

Are some of today’s female artists really good role models?

Joann Price, Staff Writer

September 13, 2014

Are some of the females in today's media really good role models for teens? Probably not. Come on, there are twerkers; some in the shady areas of life make young girls think all these things are OK, when, in reality, it isn't. Honestly, today's role models for women, well, there aren't any. Women in the media are pulled into scandals and think that...

Free Speech Zone: Drugs and Media

November 13, 2013

Cerritos College students give their opinion on whether or not the media has desensitized society to drug use.

Media’s impact on the dangers of drugs

Alexandra Gomez, Associate News Editor

November 5, 2013

“Popped a molly, I’m sweatin’” is a catchy phrase that music artist Trinidad James uses in his hit song, and this constant exposure to drugs in the media has desensitized college students to drug use. Luis Morales, a criminal justice major, said hip hop music plays a major role in the environment at college parties. “You hear that music...

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