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Tuesday, June 2nd 2020

Net Neutrality is Necessary for Equality on the Internet

Annabelle Tang The Obama-era “net neutrality” regulations are one step closer to being undone. Last Thursday, the Federal Communications Commission Chairman, Ajit Pai, who was...

The Harrowing Success of Our Criminal Justice System

Arturo Samaniego Staff Writer Recently, Steven Cook, lieutenant to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, commented on the current state of the U.S. justice system: “The federal criminal...

Arming Teachers is Not the Answer

Raymond Matthews Staff Writer In the current dialogue surrounding gun control it seems that most everyone is calling for more and more gun laws; Florida Gov....

America Needs to Pay its Debts

Richard Zierer The national debt isn’t a sexy issue in contemporary American politics, but this topic should matter to all of us. America’s debt, at...

No One Left in the Middle: The Trouble with Bernie Sanders

Shomik Mukherjee Opinions Editor Illustration by April Gau, Staff Illustrator 2015 has thus far been one of those magical years for Bernie Sanders. The senator of Vermont was...

Donald Trump Does Not Respect Women

Morgan Bubman I’m 14 years old at a friend’s pool party. As I splash around the water, two of my male friends approach me, one grabbing me...

Voters Should Approve Repeal of the 1995 Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer This June, California voters should consider approving the repeal to the 1995 Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act, an act that places unfair limits...

The Nature of American Democracy in 2016

Arturo Samaniego Democracy has long been hailed as the apex of systems of government, but is it as stable as people tend to believe, and...

On “Gun Girl” and Navigating Respectful Political Discussions

Richard Smith Contributing Writer Kaitlin Bennett, commonly referred to as "Gun Girl," has been making a name for herself on Twitter with her poorly conducted interviews...

Young Americans Are Making Their Political Voices Heard

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor The year 2018 has been one of political upheaval and, perhaps surprisingly, much of that unrest has been caused by high school...