Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

The Regressive Plague on Liberalism

The Regressive Plague on Liberalism

Zackary Mejia, Staff Writer May 2, 2016

Conservative pundits are unilateral on how they feel about Islam. They willingly fail to make the distinction between the religion and the ideology. Republican leaders, in one way or another, believe the only solution is to isolate Muslims to the Middle East. Liberals are divided on how to address this...

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Student election registration open

Zackary Mejia, Staff Writer April 15, 2016

Applications for the Associative Students of Rio Hondo College, are available to all eligible students as of April 4. Those interested in running for office can go to their Rio Hondo email and open the “ASRHC Elections- Applications Open!” copy the Orgsync URL and head to the website to fill out...

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El Rancho Board of Education decide on name for opposed magnet school

Zackary Mejia, Staff Writer March 25, 2016

The concerns of Pico Rivera’s community still persist after the El Rancho School Board's last regular meeting on March 15, when the board confirmed Ellen Ochoa Prep Academy as the name of the magnet school. The board also heard a presentation on El Rancho's progress in acquiring the acclaimed...

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(L-R) Board of Education members Gabriel Orosco, Jose Lara, Dr. Aurora R. Villon, Dr. Teresa L. Merino and Rachel Canchola at a meeting on March 1.

Placement of new magnet school creating division in Pico Rivera

Zackary Mejia, Staff Writer March 4, 2016

During a regular Board of Education meeting this Tuesday at Pico Rivera’s City Hall, parents, teachers, students and community members voiced their concerns about the magnet school that the Board plans on opening at the closed elementary school, Selby Grove. Despite the Board having voted on Resolution...

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The Good Pope

The Good Pope

Zackary Mejia, Staff Writer February 24, 2016

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...

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Zackary Mejia

A Failing Party

Zackary Mejia, Staff Writer February 23, 2016

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...

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