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Latino immigrants bring newer America

Latino immigrants bring newer America

Yesenia Rodriguez seeked a land of opportunity. It was 1981 and 7-year-old Rodriguez packed her vital necessities from her home in El Salvador. She packed lightly, keeping mobility in mind. With her younger sister and a group of strangers, Rodriguez crossed the U.S....

I refuse to let Trump take away my rights

I refuse to let Trump take away my rights

As a Mexican-American and an activist for social equity and equality, I paid close attention to what the Republican candidates had to say regarding the undocumented community and their immigration plans. Coming from a mostly undocumented community I am aware that most...

Donald Trump’s Mexico border wall: Tear it down before it becomes a reality

Opinion: Do ‘Black Lives Matter’ to Americans?

On Sept. 8th, Republican candidate Donald Trump blasted the “Black Lives Matter” group on Fox News’ “The O’Reilly Factor”, stating that it’s “looking for trouble.” Trump emphasized his point by recounting an experience where he interviewed several leaders from the...

Donald Trump’s Mexico border wall: Tear it down before it becomes a reality

Kanye West needs to know where he belongs

Never failing to surprise, rapper Kanye West has another larger-than-life announcement: he is running for president in 2020. His declaration came at the very end of an anti-award show rant at MTV’s Video Music Awards (VMA) on Aug. 30. At a time when frustration with...

Donald Trump’s Mexico border wall: Tear it down before it becomes a reality

Donald Trump vs. Marco Rubio — the differences

Donald Trump Education: According to Forbes, Donald Trump stated that he is, “totally against Common Core” and that “it should be local and all that.” Given his word choice, it appears that Trump does not regard America’s education as a serious issue. He has not...

Donald Trump’s Mexico border wall: Tear it down before it becomes a reality

Opinion: how much money is too much money?

In January 2010, the Supreme Court made the decision to limit the amount of money political action committees (PACs) could accept on a presidential candidate’s behalf to $5,000. Super PACs, however, are different from regular political action committees in that they...