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Trump’s Travel Ban 2.0 Blocked

Trump’s Travel Ban 2.0 Blocked

Xavier Alatorre, Staff Writer
March 21
Filed under News

President Trump issued an executive order Mar. 6 revising the original travel ban he had approved in January, shortly after he took office. The original order sparked massive protests at airports across the country. It was eventually blocked by federal courts. The new ban is narrower in scope. The orde...

Germany Rejects Trump’s Claim That It Owes NATO and U.S. ‘Vast Sums’ for Defense

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer
March 21
Filed under News

German Defense Minister, Ursula Von der Leyen, denied President Donald Trump's claim that Germany owes "vast sums of money" to NATO and the U.S. for defense. The claim came after a meeting between the US and Germany that was considered to be tense, according to NBC news. Trump had tweeted March 18 that the meeting ...

FBI director admits to investigation of Russian interference, colluding with Trump administration

Angelo Torres, Staff Writer
March 21
Filed under News

FBI Director James Comey confirmed rumors of investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election during a testimony before the House of Intelligence Committee the morning of March 20. Russian interference has been a major point of discussion since the conclusion of the 2016 presidential...

Kellyanne Conway’s comments add fuel to the fire

Kellyanne Conway’s comments add fuel to the fire

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
March 15
Filed under News

Recently, President Trump’s senior adviser, Kellyanne Conway, made comments based off of Trump’s previous claims suggesting that former president Barack Obama had wire tapped his telephone with a number of different devices. Conway was quick to clarify that she did not intend to accuse the former...

Steve Bannon Now Sits Permanently on the National Security Council, Unbeknownst to Trump

Steve Bannon Now Sits Permanently on the National Security Council, Unbeknownst to Trump

Jake Laurell, Reporter
February 16
Filed under News

In the wake of President Trump’s first few busy weeks comes an executive order that places Stephen K. Bannon, White House Chief Strategist, in a seat on the National Security Council. President Trump signed off on the order without fully understanding that Bannon would be filling this post, acc...

Federal Authorities Round Up Hundreds of Undocumented Immigrants Nationwide

Federal Authorities Round Up Hundreds of Undocumented Immigrants Nationwide

Jake Laurell, Reporter
February 16
Filed under Top Stories

United States Immigration Authorities have conducted series of raids across 11 states targeting undocumented immigrants throughout the country last week. This law enforcement comes from President Trump’s recently signed executive order January 25, cracking down on the millions of illegal immigrants ...

Chance the Rapper is tired of President Trump’s comments

Chance the Rapper is tired of President Trump’s comments

Cassidy Campos, Reporter
February 16
Filed under A&E

Chancellor Bennett, better known as Chance the rapper, has reached the peak of popularity in the rap industry after winning three Grammy’s this past week. Bennett has yet to be signed to a label because he believes in the theory in which music should be free for his fans. Bennett has three mixtapes...

The SC Podcast- Episode 6: Speculation on a Trump Presidency

November 28
Filed under KRHC RADIO

SC podcast members talk about what might happen in the next four years with the newly elected President Trump. Cast: Ryan Rivera Albert Lopez Doovan Esponoza Contact: [email protected]..

Berkeley High School Students March in Protest Day After Election

Berkeley High School Students March in Protest Day After Election

Sandra Reyes, Ads Manager
November 15
Filed under Top Stories

Protesters continue to flood streets across the nation after Donald Trump’s win of the presidential election. Students in California high schools staged walkouts, while many marched onto streets and other California campuses. Several East Bay school students walked out in protest, according to CBS San F...

White Nationalists Plan Show of Force on Election Day

White Nationalists Plan Show of Force on Election Day

Xavier Alatorre, News Editor
November 15
Filed under News

White nationalists plan a “show of force” to monitor polls throughout the country on Election Day, according to Politico.com. Andrew Anglin, a Neo-Nazi leader, has shared plans to set up cameras and hand out drugs and alcohol in city ghettos, drawing on stereotypes to suppress minority voter tur...

Trump Supporters on Campus: Why He Has My Vote

Diana Juarez, Copy Editor
November 15
Filed under Opinion

As I write this article, the election hasn’t happened yet. We sit here with knots in our stomachs and a nervous energy that makes us restless about the results. Regardless of who your candidates are or what propositions and proposals you’re voting on, this election has been nerve racking in the w...

Trump victory spurs protests in Los Angeles and across the country

Trump victory spurs protests in Los Angeles and across the country

Pete Escobar, Arts and Entertainment Editor
November 10
Filed under Top Stories

Anti-Trump protesters filled the streets of Los Angeles Nov. 9, in an effort to spread a message of disapproval towards the new President-elect Trump. Rallies began as early as 6pm in Pershing Square. Once a large amount of demonstrators were rallied, people marched to City Hall where hundreds of other prot...

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