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Mattels ‘Creatable World’ Dolls

Oscar Torres, Staff Writer

October 8, 2019

Mattel launched a brand new line of dolls called "Creatable World," a gender-inclusive doll line that anyone can create and play...

Movie Producers Limiting Gun Violence

October 8, 2019

Movie producers should not have to reduce the amount of violence in movies to make the movies more appropriate for all ages. Also,...

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Every Falcon for themselves

October 2, 2019

Cerritos College failed to make sure that both their students and their staff would be safe during an emergency with the handling of...

Don’t reboot reuse recycle

Don't reboot reuse recycle

Edgar Mendoza

October 2, 2019

Modern television and cinema is populated largely by reboots of old franchises, and it is these reboots that are leading to a...

A man capable of abuse has no place in the police force

Kianna Znika

August 28, 2019

Here’s something to be said about cops:If the men in blue want to be seen and respected as the community’s protectors, they should first refrain from giving out badges, guns, and power to those with violent, abusive backgrounds.Last December, LA Sheriff Alex Villanueva made the decision to rehire Caren Carl Mandoyan, an ex-cop who was p...

Children aren't trophies for winning votes

Children aren’t trophies for winning votes

August 28, 2019

What our government calls “detention” has become deprivation, and unless we choose to make our voices heard, migrants will...

Playing The Game: No means no

Bianca Hull and Kianna Znika

May 24, 2019

Everyone has experienced having a crush on someone they knew they couldn’t have. It’s human nature, whether that be because of age, they’re in a relationship or they just weren’t that interested. It happens to the best of us. However, if someone tells a person they aren’t interested, it is not okay nor is it anyone’s oblig...

Playing The Game: Situationships

Bianca Hull and Kianna Znika

May 24, 2019

The beginning of a relationship is a tricky thing, having to grasp what are the do’s and don’t's for your new partner can sometimes be a hard thing to grasp, but even trickier than that is the commonly known situationship.A situationship as defined by Urban Dictionary is “a relationship that has no label on it... like a friendship but more than a friendship but not qui...

Playing the Game: Sex is a two-way street

Kianna Znika and Bianca Hull

May 19, 2019

Listen up here, kids, because we are going to have the talk. Yes, this is the infamous talk that mom and dad are supposed to have when their child becomes of age, but this time with a little bit of a twist. Most of us in our young age are introduced to sex in the most basic way and only experience the bare minimum and explore our sexuality more as...

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, Undecided "Considering I only heard about...

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