Voting should matter to college students

Josh Bradshaw, Staff member

May 14, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Voting is every American citizen’s right and it is vital for change to happen within both Federal and state policies. It is important to be a part in the upcoming June election for Measure E, as well as all elections, because... Read more »

Capital punishment needs to halt for review

Allan Kew, Staff member

May 14, 2014

Filed under Opinion

The latest debacle concerning the institution of the death penalty requires a review of the processes of capital punishment. On April 29, Clayton Lockett was executed by the state of Oklahoma in what has been described by many... Read more »

Young first-generation Americans often struggle to find cultural identity

Rachel Ann Reyes, Editor-in-chief

May 14, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Growing up with my parents, I've often gone to many Filipino bakeries and restaurants. Familiar with the environment and food, I see no problem in making a quick stop for lunch. ... Read more »

Education is key to ending racism

Allan Kew, Staff member

April 29, 2014

Filed under Opinion

As the musical "Avenue Q" puts it: “Everyone’s a little racist.” On April 13, three individuals were murdered in a hate crime, which targeted a Jewish retirement community. These grievous and heinous acts... Read more »

Global threat arises from the Syrian conflict

Josh Bradshaw, Staff member

April 29, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Syria and the Middle East are two major topics that have been scarcely discussed in both the American media and the American public. Frankly put, world issues usually take the back burner in the United States. Why should... Read more »

Americans dismiss big ideas over small disagreements

Sasan Kasravi, Opinions editor

April 16, 2014

Filed under Opinion

A small blog dedicated to reviewing bands by whether they are politically, racially and sexually insensitive, recently reviewed my favorite band. On a scale of “awful or not awful” their verdict was, “NOT AWFUL/SORT OF... Read more »