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California Minimum Wage Gets Burnt Down To $1 For Inmates Fighting Fires

Madelyn Gastelum, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018


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Fires Rage & Inmates can Help California firefighters are dealing with two major wildfires, in the Southern part of the state the Woolsey fire has burned more than 70.000 acres and has taken two lives, and in the north, the Campfire has taken more than 27,000 acres and caused Sacramento State to clo...

A Room of Sanctuary in Rio’s Violence Intervention Program

A Room of Sanctuary in Rio’s Violence Intervention Program

Erika Suarez, Digital Editor-in-Chief

November 16, 2018


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Guided by purple hearts on the floor that led to the VIP (Violence Intervention Program), where sensitive topics were discussed.

A Friendsgiving at the Campus Inn

Cynthia Olvera, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018


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The Associated Student of Rio Hondo College (ASRHC) will be hosting a free Friendsgiving event for the students of Rio Hondo this upcoming Monday, November

First Generation Event at Rio Hondo

Anamaria Aparicio, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018


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Booths and Activities for First Generation Students A First Generation event took place on November 7th, 2018, at Rio Hondo in the lower quad area. These events were for all the first generation students at Rio Hondo who have had trouble applying and navigating their way through college. Talani Sol...

94 Year Old Ex-Nazi on Trial Over Mass Killings at Concentration Camps

Gilberto Espana, Staff Writer

November 12, 2018


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Johann Rehbogen, a 94-year-old former SS guard went on trial November 6th in a German juvenile court. Courts charged Rehbogen with being an accessory in the murders of several hundred Jewish and Polish prisoners at the Stutthof camp in Gdansk, Poland in the 1940’s. According to NPR’s Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson,...

The Fight to Ensure Citizenship and Liberty

Jaime Aparicio, A&E Editor

November 8, 2018


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Tuesday, October 30, President Donald J. Trump was featured in an interview with Axios that has gathered quite the controversy. Residents in the United States born from those with illegal citizenship consider this a national issue. President Trump wants to abolish birthright citizenship to control what...

Twelve People Killed After Active Shooting in Thousand Oaks

Twelve People Killed After Active Shooting in Thousand Oaks

Madelyn Gastelum, Diana Juarez, Erika Suarez, El Paisano

November 8, 2018


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Late Wednesday night into early Thursday morning an active shooter went into a western themed bar in Thousand Oaks and opened fire on a crowd on “College Night” killing 12 people and injuring

Wrap Up: 2018 Midterm Election Results

Wrap Up: 2018 Midterm Election Results

Erika Suarez, Digital Editor-in-Chief

November 7, 2018


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Democrats won control of the House of Representatives on Tuesday, Nov. 6. This means Democrats have the ability to check

Whittier’s Spooktacular 5k 2018

Whittier’s Spooktacular 5k 2018

Noah Garcia, Associate Editor

October 30, 2018


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Spirits lifted and ghouls exercised at the Whittier Spooktacular 5k walk and run. Where thousands took part of the annual celebration Oct. 27, 2018.

Trump Supporter Arrested for Sending Pipe Bombs to Public Figures

Trump Supporter Arrested for Sending Pipe Bombs to Public Figures

Erika Suarez, Digital Editor-in-Chief

October 26, 2018


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A 56-year-old Florida man was arrested Friday morning for sending packages that contained pipe bombs to democratic officials and critics of Donald Trump. Federal Authorities identified the pipe bomber as Cesar Sayoc Jr. who is a Trump supporter and a registered Republican. According to the suspec...

California Proposition Debate During Town Hall Meeting

California Proposition Debate During Town Hall Meeting

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


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A town hall meeting discussing California's Propositions that will be included in November's midterm elections was held at the Student Union Thursday, October 24. Erik R. “Doc” Stone, who is in charge Legislative Affairs, hosted the meeting. Featuring five speakers from the Associated Students...

Angry Baby Trump Balloon Makes a Visit Over Downtown LA

Angry Baby Trump Balloon Makes a Visit Over Downtown LA

Erika Suarez, Digital Editor-in-Chief

October 19, 2018


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A giant balloon portrayed as an infant Donald Trump appeared in Downtown LA on Friday. holding a cellphone with an angrily face, the balloon was visible from the 110 and 10 Freeway interchange. Meanwhile, It inflated Friday morning. Leading to the upcoming fourth annual Politicon, a politcal convention...

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