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America’s corporate celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month ignores real issues being faced by the...

September 15 in the United States marks the first day of Hispanic Heritage Month, a time meant to uplift and highlight the voices of the Latine community. During this month, along with other heritage...

The military needs to make internal changes in how it supports its service members

This August, an Associated Press article stated a 13% increase in reports of sexual assault throughout the military since 2018, with increases in the army and navy being the most concerning. This may be...

Los Angeles County holds hotels responsible for housing the expanding homeless population

In 2024, Los Angeles will propose to voters a controversial bill requiring hotels to rent out vacant rooms to the homeless population of the county. This bill, while it may seem like a way...

Horrific conditions at jail facility prove that prisons should become obsolete in American society

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) served as a court appointed monitor of the LA County Jail since 1985. They documented overcrowding, unsanitary conditions, and extreme abuse of inmates at the hands of deputies....

Welcome to college ー everything is not as it seems

When freshman and transfer students first step onto a college campus, they’re often bombarded with literature that boasts some of the institution’s proudest accomplishments. From diversity statistics to welcome events, it’s easy to be...

The Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade is unjust and could be...

Following the leaked information that the right to an abortion may be challenged, on June 24 the Supreme Court ruled to overturn Roe v. Wade; a 1973 court ruling that protected abortions under the...

Prosecute Trump or risk American Democracy

“Hang Mike Pence!” The events of Jan. 6 shocked the nation. Never before had a violent mob stormed the capital and threatened the lives of elected officials. More shocking, still, is that this mob...

Our constitutional rights vs Border Patrol and the 100 mile border zone

On June 8, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling, following the case of Egbert v. Boule, that makes it more difficult for civilians within 100 miles from the U.S. border to seek compensation...

Students are now opting to attend junior colleges first instead of four-year universities

As a result of the pandemic, universities across the country saw a decrease in enrollment. Many students were unable to continue their higher education due to the conflicts that COVID-19 brought. Some did not...

Recent shootings and other controversial events should be addressed in the classroom

Disclaimer: This editorial deals with issues of gun violence and hate crimes The United States is again having to deal with the turmoil and aftermath of yet another devastating mass shooting. This time, however, the...