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Proposed minimum wage increase is necessary step

Editorial Board

March 1, 2013

In his Feb. 13 State of the Union Address, President Barack Obama advocated a national rate hike for the federal minimum wage, from $7.25 an hour to $9 an hour. Though nineteen states including California, “…have ch...

Prop 30: the fine print

Editorial Board

February 6, 2013

Most of us knew Proposition 30 wouldn’t be an instant fix or a miraculous cure – indeed, the understanding was it would hardly alleviate the financial situation for community colleges at all. Instead, we were told that ‘status...

Vote Prop. 30


November 13, 2012

Several propositions are on the state-wide ballot this year that will greatly affect the future of California. The main contender, which involves education and will directly impact DVC students following the vote, is Proposition...

Legalize It

Inquirer Editorial Board

February 27, 2012

On Tuesday, February 7, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals struck down Prop 8 as unconstitutional. In their majority decision, Judge Stephen Reinhardt wrote that Prop 8 "serves no purpose, and has no effect, other than to lesse...

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Make education a right

February 7, 2012

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LGBT bullying is murder

October 30, 2011

“To stay, to flunk or to take a ‘W’?”

Inquirer Editorial Board

September 26, 2011

"To stay, to flunk or to take a ‘W'?" As October nears and the semester gets further along, students begin to ask themselves this very question as classes get harder and work schedules change. Changes to Title 5, the st...

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