In an activity traditionally dominated by the wealthy and elite, high school students of marginalized backgrounds are changing the game.
From South Gate to Annenberg: Valeria Macias is committed to uplifting others through journalism
Macias will be a journalism major at the University of Southern California this fall.
Opinion: Billionaire philanthropy is a smokescreen for injustice. Don’t buy into it
Earlier this year, the Associated Press revealed that the single largest charitable donation made in 2020 was from former Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos — a $10 billion gift in order to combat the impending global climate crisis. At first glance, this benevolent...
Opinion: In defense of Gavin Newsom
The numbers are out, the stage is set, and the ballots are soon to be cast. The 2021 California gubernatorial recall election is just over a month away and Governor Gavin Newsom, the fading politico once dubbed “The New Kennedy,” is but a margin of error away from...
Opinion: The mainstream media has an antiquated view on POC homeownership
In difficult times not unlike the ones we face today, it often seems any change might be preferable to the way things are. But too often in this process is a dangerous social preference for the "lowest hanging fruit." That is to say, when we diagnose problems, we tend...