Opinion

Opinion: Vaccines work and everyone needs them

Opinion: Vaccines work and everyone needs them

Vaccines are one of the most groundbreaking medical advancements ever. They improve the quality of life for everyone, training our bodies to develop immunity to deadly diseases, and are in no way dangerous. In recent years, however, the antivaccination movement has...

Man wears a KKK hood while grocery shopping

Man wears a KKK hood while grocery shopping

On Saturday, a man in Santee, Calif. was photographed by several people wearing a Ku Klux Klan hood in a Vons while buying groceries. This occurred soon after San Diegans were ordered to wear face covers or masks when leaving the house amid COVID-19. The incident,...

Opinion: Newsom is right to order OC beaches closed

Opinion: Newsom is right to order OC beaches closed

All Orange County beaches are ordered to close temporarily, California Gov. Gavin Newsom said April 30. Given the photos of overcrowded OC beaches that made national headlines last Saturday, this order from Newsom is absolutely necessary.  California, the most...

Opinion: Schools should not reopen just yet

Opinion: Schools should not reopen just yet

According to the California Department of Public Health, California currently has 148,855 cases of COVID-19, as of June 13, with L.A. County having daily increases of more than 1,000 cases. Despite these numbers, Los Angeles County on Wednesday, June 5, announced that...

Orange County COVID-19 cases reach record high

Orange County COVID-19 cases reach record high

Since the start of COVID-19 back in March, California’s cases have been slowly growing alongside other states. According to the L.A. Times, California reported 4,291 additional cases as of June 18. California surpassed New York, the state with the highest number of...

Opinion: Has COVID-19 changed us for better?

Opinion: Has COVID-19 changed us for better?

Have you been bumping into your siblings as you go downstairs to get breakfast? Or helping your mom cook, while she cleans the house? Going on a bike ride around the neighborhood more frequently with your dad? Ever found yourselves reaching out to your family for help...