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#FreePalestinianIgnorance

#FreePalestinianIgnorance

Zackary Mejia, Staff Writer
March 25
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Taylor Force, an American tourist was killed this Tuesday by a Palestinian terrorist in the Israeli port city of Jaffa. The suspect was shot and killed by Israeli police, a common fate of the numerous lone attackers that have instigated a five month long terror spree in Israel and the Palestinian territories....

The Rise of Insurgents : Why People Love Trump and Sanders

The Rise of Insurgents : Why People Love Trump and Sanders

Catrina Ritter, Staff Writer
March 12
Filed under Opinion

  I have been watching the political process of choosing the 2016 candidate for president on both sides of the political aisle since the beginning, and it has been an exciting turn of events. Two candidates in particular, and their fan bases, have really stood out in this election process, Donald Tr...

The War On Free Speech

The War On Free Speech

Catrina Ritter, Staff Writer
March 8
Filed under Opinion

  On February 25, an author, radio host, Breitbart contributor, and editor in chief of The Daily Wire Ben Shapiro gave a speech at CSULA called When Diversity Becomes A Problem as part of a Young America's Foundation sponsored tour. The message of the speech was about the importance o...

Chicano Art: The Other Side of the Fence During the 1960s

Chicano Art: The Other Side of the Fence During the 1960s

Rafael Alvarado, Staff Writer
March 6
Filed under Opinion

The artistic values and art pieces from all kinds of cultures and decades are all special in their own right. Art depicts many events that occur during the artist’s era or they can be a way of expression. Mexican-American art, especially, during the Chicano Movement of the 1960s and 70s are evidence of the hard...

El Niño affects climate change

El Niño affects climate change

Rick Loza, Staff Writer
February 29
Filed under Opinion

When I was a child, I remember I always enjoyed the winter season. I have always been fascinated with cold weather because of its dark, gloomy and rainy weather patterns. I also enjoyed the fresh breeze and the n before the hard rain hit the ground. My earliest memory of winter was when I took a...

Delegates going up on a Tuesday

Delegates going up on a Tuesday

Nicolas Trujillo, Staff writer
February 28
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

The Nevada caucus was held on Feb. 23 and it came to no surprise that Donald Trump won by a large margin, nearly 46 percent of votes. Trump was predicted to win and with Jeb Bush withdrawing his candidacy, it is starting to look likely that Trump will win the Republican nomination for President. Even...

Was Aaron Gordon Robbed of a Dunk Title?

Was Aaron Gordon Robbed of a Dunk Title?

Adam Calleja, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under Opinion

Scoring incredible TV ratings, this past NBA All-Star Weekend may have held arguably the most entertaining, yet controversial dunk contest in NBA dunk contest history. Zach Lavine ended up taking home the trophy but most viewers and fans claimed that the runner-up, Aaron Gordon, was absolutely robbed ...

Do luxuries bring happiness to our lives?

Do luxuries bring happiness to our lives?

Tony Ruiz, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under Opinion

In today’s society I strongly believe that the luxuries we have in our life bring complete happiness. Many of us all have some type of luxury in our life no matter how small or big it might be. In our society today there are there types of luxuries that everybody works to get and those items are...

Pokémon: 20 Years Young

Pokémon: 20 Years Young

Danny Celiz, KRHC Station Manager
February 27
Filed under Opinion

Here is something that will make you feel old: 20 years ago Pokémon was released in Japan on February 27, 1996. It is hard to believe that something a lot of us grew up on is now celebrating it’s platinum anniversary. After all this was a huge part in almost any kid’s life in the 90’s. What type of ...

Security vs Privacy, FBI vs Apple

Security vs Privacy, FBI vs Apple

Carlos Alvarado Jr., Staff writer
February 25
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

After hearing so much about the FBI asking Apple to assist them in the unlocking of the San Bernardino gunman’s iphone by creating a "back door" that as of right now, dose not exist. To then taking it out to our very own campus to ask the students their opinion on Security vs Privacy for the student...

The Good Pope

The Good Pope

Zackary Mejia, Staff Writer
February 24
Filed under Opinion

Last week Pope Francis's, willingly or not, commented on the abnormality that is Donald Trump's campaign to be President of the United States. When asked on what his thoughts were of the orange menace he stated "A person who thinks only about building walls, wherever they may be, and not building brid...

A Failing Party

A Failing Party

Zackary Mejia, Staff Writer
February 23
Filed under Opinion

Not since the 1912 presidential elections has the Republican Party been so partitioned. The unnatural phenomenon that is Donald Trump has ruined the party's "establishment" and moderates chances of winning the presidential election. Instead, as it is with Trump in the lead with 67 delegates and Super Tue...

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