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The Donald Is At It Again

Los Angeles has one of the most dense populations of immigrant communities that have been consistently criticized by Donald Trump.

Gerardo Hernandez, Co-Opinion Editor

March 5, 2020

The leader of the free world seems to relish the opportunity to display his xenophobia. This time, it came at the expense of the Oscar winning film, “Parasite.” Although the news of Donald Trump criticizing a foreign film is not surprising, it’s his audacity to do so in a ridiculing manner that ...

CNN Sues White House Over Banning of Acosta

Anamaria Aparicio, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018

CNN filed a lawsuit against The White House over the recent suspension of Jim Acosta's press pass. The lawsuit alleged that Acosta and CNN's First and Fifth Amendment were being violated, but as of recent

Nike’s Colin Kaepernick ad sends a controversial message

Nike's Colin Kaepernick ad sends a controversial message

Alex Abad-Santos/ Vox

September 5, 2018

Colin Kaepernick is the face of Nike's new ad campaign and rises a controversy Read Full Story at Vox (Click Here) 

Kanye vs. The People

Kanye vs. The People

Sabrina Torres Soto

May 11, 2018

Ever since Kanye West's return to Twitter, he has become the topic of discussion on an almost daily basis. From fashion, where he debuted some ideas for his newest Yeezy collection to his support for Trump when he shared his MAGA hat. Fans were confused and some enraged. People are baffled as to wh...

Trump’s War on Amazon

Trump Takes on Amazon

Michael Khuraibet, Digital Editor-in-Chief

April 2, 2018

Early Thursday morning, President Donald Trump began to wage war on an enemy the United States has never battled: Amazon.com. Continuing through Monday, the president attacked the e-commerce retailer for its effect on the United States Postal Service. "I have stated my concerns with Amazon long before...

Rio Hondo Hosts Healing Circle Following DACA Announcement

Students filled the Student Union at Rio Hondo to discuss the DACA elimination announcement.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

September 5, 2017

With the Trump Administration announcing the elimination of the DACA program, many undocumented students are left wondering what’s in store for them now. Keeping this in mind, Rio Hondo held a Healing Circle inside the school’s Student Union on Tuesday afternoon. The event, which was open to students...

DACA Program Ended by Trump Administration

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the extermination of the DACA program early Tuesday morning.

Ramon Alvarado and Noah Garcia

September 5, 2017

The Trump Administration announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (better known as DACA) Tuesday morning. DACA protected around 800,000 “Dreamers” from being deported. Attorney General Jeff Sessions was the man that announced the final decision Tuesday. Stating that...

The bill that can put President Trump’s border wall in jeopardy

Juan Fernandez, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017

Councilman Gil Cedillo said that he plans to introduce a bill this Friday at the Los Angeles city council meeting that would require the names of the companies bidding to make President Donald Trump’s Mexican border wall be seen by the public. As Cedillo’s office released a statement as to why the bill ...

New presidential executive orders

Diego Crespo, Editor- in- Chief

May 16, 2017

Press Secretary Sarah Sanders announced two executive orders from President Donald Trump Thursday morning, May 11. Sanders brought up the Homeland Security Advisor, Tom Bossert, to present the executive order, now known as the Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastru...

Trump to Comey: You’re Fired

Corbin Boone, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017

President Trump decided to Fire James Comey, the head director of the FBI Tuesday, May 9. The President gave his reasoned that Comey was being dishonest and showing a disregard for the bureau when handling Hillary Clinton’s private email server during the U.S. presidential election. Many political com...

North Korea Warns of “Super-Mighty” Preemptive Strike

Xavier Alatorre, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017

Tensions are reaching a fever pitch on the Korean Peninsula between the United States and North Korea as the isolated nation threatened the U.S. with a “super-mighty preemptive strike” after U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was looking to increase pressure on the North Korean regime. The...

Should the president be presented as infallible?

Jennifer Espana, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017

It’s always best to know what’s actually going on in our country, especially when it’s got to do with a neighboring country. At times even I get freaked out by the things the media shares with us but, they’re the ones who are brave enough to tell us what’s actually going on. I want my presiden...

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