Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Starbucks Arrests Incite Outrage in Black Community

Autumn Lewis, Reporter April 16, 2018

A cell phone video that surfaced online of two Black men being arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks last week has incited outrage in the Black community. The video shows the two men being put in cuffs, with onlookers shouting in disbelief. What appeared to be a White man watching the events of...

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Members of the Rio Hondo staff, Black Student Union members and guest speakers pose after the Black Excellence event speeches.

Rio Celebrates Black Excellence

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 28, 2018

Rio Hondo’s Black Student Union held a Black Excellence event at the school’s lower quad, Wednesday, Feb. 28. There were painting booths, spoken-word artists and guest speakers present to celebrate Black history. “Just to show culture for Black History Month, today’s the last day of Black...

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