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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Twitter’s new muting feature might stifle legitimate discussion along with the hate

As part of its endless, Sisyphean struggle to curb online harassment, Twitter recently rolled out two new improvements to give users more control over the content they see. First, users can now choose to...

Hannity revelation confirms what we already knew

Fox News TV personality Sean Hannity serves as one of the most vocal supporters of and a critical mouthpiece for the Trump administration. As the professional entertainer continued to rail against the FBI’s investigation...

Trump’s “War on Press” is a signal for more responsible news reporting and active...

President Donald Trump’s political career has been under a great deal of media scrutiny, beginning from when he announced his intention to run for the presidency. Faced with the overwhelming negative coverage of his...

Editorial: How RPD’s Bodycams can be a Failure or Success

With President Barack Obama’s Body-Worn Camera (BWC) Pilot Partnership Program planning to purchase 50,000 body cameras at a national level, local law enforcement agencies are currently taking the initiative to utilize this technology. In...

Truth hurts, but footage of the Texas church shooting should be available for all...

Releasing footage to the public often gives rise to an ethical and societal dilemma, especially when it shows a violent incident. The question is not just one of who should view certain footage, but...

Gov. Brown’s proposal to change community college funding for the better

When have you gone to a restaurant and had to pay before you even got to taste your meal? You don’t show up to work and leave after an hour but still get paid...

Why the State of Riverside County is not inclusive

The annual State of Riverside County took place on Thursday, November 19 at the iconic Morongo Casino Resort in Cabazon, California. As dignitaries gathered to share vital information about the issues surrounding the fourth-largest...

Tall Tail #14

The conservative counterpoint to climate change

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt has been the target of media attention as the ethicality of his decisions as pilot of the agency have come into question. This scrutiny conceals a much larger issue about...

Dear single people: Valentine’s Day is not about you

Valentine’s Day is a holiday that dredges up all sorts of emotions. For some it’s simply February 14 and for others it’s “Singles Awareness Day.” I love Valentine’s Day. I’m single, not particularly a fan...