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Dear Vee, why vote?

Dear Vee, why vote?

October 20
Filed under Opinion

Alright so it's no secret that the 2016 election is definitely one this country has never seen before. We have the wife of a former president and a reality TV show host turned politician in the running for President of the United States. Unfortunately, I’ve heard lots of talk about choosing not to v...

The treatment of 2D animation against 3D animation

The treatment of 2D animation against 3D animation

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer
October 19
Filed under Opinion

Animation has taken some big strives since it first emerged in the 1900s, both in animation and storytelling, but with all this change it can leave a desire for the old. While 2D animation isn’t extinct, as it's still a main medium for cartoons, on the big screen the numbers of 2D films is dying ou...

La importancia del voto

Mayra Chulo, Staff Writer
October 18
Filed under Opinion

Director de la Junta de Colegios Comunitarios de Los Ángeles, Mike Eng, habló a los estudiantes sobre la importancia de votar y la participación política en el Teatro Wray el 29 de septiembre. Eng es el actual vicepresidente de la Junta Directiva para los colegios comunitarios del distrito de...

Vegas under 21 is possible

Vegas under 21 is possible

Adam Calleja, Staff Writer
October 18
Filed under Opinion

Las Vegas is always the desired destination to get away and celebrate with a group of friends, when one finally reaches the legal drinking age of 21. Although, there are those who are eager to party at the same level despite the fact that they aren’t of age. A Vegas trip for a group of friends where...

Criminal art: Understanding the graffiti artist

Criminal art: Understanding the graffiti artist

Jake Laurell, Staff Writer
October 18
Filed under Opinion

From the never ending metropolitan cityscape scattered across Southern California, to the vibrant erratic colored walls in Venice Beach; graffiti is as natural to us as catching traffic on the 10 freeway during rush hour. Just walking into downtown LA you will see billboards “bombed out,” or bus stops ...

Dear Vee, what do I do when I find out I’m not the only person someone is talking to?

Dear Vee, what do I do when I find out I’m not the only person someone is talking to?

October 18
Filed under Opinion

So you've been getting pretty close with someone; Text messages are starting to get more intimate, more time is being spent with that person, it's even harder to get this person off your mind now. Then all of a sudden that person starts to give off subtle signs that you may not be the only one they'...

The effects of 9/11 today

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer
October 10
Filed under Opinion

The tragedy of 9/11, that killed around 3,000 Americans, has left an impact on the United States that is still seen today in it’s people. Since that day the feeling of insecurity, fear and anger became prevalent in many Americans. For some, it was a call to blind hatred towards Muslims. This event sha...

Celebración de Independencia En Centroamérica?

Celebración de Independencia En Centroamérica?

Mayra Chulo, Staff Writer
September 28
Filed under Opinion

El día de la independencia es celebrado en varios países tales como El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua y Costa Rica. Ésta celebración que se realiza por Decreto Legislativo Centroamericano dice que cada 15 de Septiembre se celebrará el día de la independencia. Desde el año 1821 hasta esta fecha...

Dear Vee, why ask advice?

Dear Vee, why ask advice?

September 27
Filed under Opinion

One person can change the world, or at least the clear up any confusion. Ever had a question in class but were too afraid to ask it? Then that one person in class raises their hand and has the exact same question but actually decided to get an answer. It cleared up your confusion as well right? Your...

Colin Kaepernick Protests National Anthem

Xavier Alatorre, Staff Writer
September 14
Filed under Opinion

The National Anthem at a U.S. sporting event is as ubiquitous as previews before a movie. August 26th, just as expected, the national anthem was sung before the start of a football game between the Green Bay Packers and San Francisco 49ers. The PA announcer bellowed and asked everyone in attendance to...

Trump Visits Mexico

Jose Miranda, Staff Writer
September 13
Filed under Opinion

Donald Trump feels very much like a desperate socialite. At the invitation of the now historically unpopular president of Mexico, Enrique Peña Nieto, Trump has acquired yet another important photo op for his campaign of hatred. The same campaign that has vilified the Mexican immigrant and spat in the ...

Trumpism and the GOP

Trumpism and the GOP

Catrina Ritter, Staff Writer
May 21
Filed under Opinion

One of the things that baffles me the most about the current presidential race, is why Trump has the support he does from conservatives. Trump is in no way conservative. He has no principles. He supports making government bigger by putting tariffs on foreign goods. He wants to be able to sue the...

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