Opinion

Who runs the world? Girls

Who runs the world? Girls

Community members of all shapes, sizes and shades gathered together in Downtown Los Angeles on January 21,  to promote reproductive rights, immigration reform, healthcare rights, as well as gender and racial equality. This community gathering is called the Women's...

Opinion: SOTU—Trumps Bashes Immigrants Again

Opinion: SOTU—Trumps Bashes Immigrants Again

United States Capitol—On Jan. 30, the State Of The Union address was made by our President Donald Trump in a joint session of Congress. As usual, he talked about undocumented citizens being criminals and just coming to the United States to cause harm. Trump also...

DACA: What it is and why it needs to be kept

DACA: What it is and why it needs to be kept

On Sept. 5, President Trump announced a possible end to the Obama-era program, DACA, that currently protects around 800,000 young, undocumented immigrants from deportation. As the acronym rapidly spreads around hundreds of news and media platforms, it is essential for...

Opinion: Why I sat down during the Pledge of Allegiance

Opinion: Why I sat down during the Pledge of Allegiance

The 2017 year has been a stage for unacceptable racism, Charlottesville, Va. being a clear example, that has been instigated by Donald Trump’s inexplicable actions. With the new rise of what Newsweek calls “America’s Boy King,” many find their hatred towards...

Opinion: SOTU—Trumps Bashes Immigrants Again

A poem: ‘I hear America screaming’

I hear America screaming, the vehement cries I hear. Those of all classes, races, ages, and religions. The men screaming for more money and more power, a secure place to stand firm. The women screaming for a voice in our sad, patriarchal society, marching for their...

Strict voter laws: Protecting or prohibiting?

Strict voter laws: Protecting or prohibiting?

Upon reading the news during the recent election cycle, it would not be far-fetched to believe that America was in the midst of the worst voter fraud scandal in history. In fact, President Trump blamed the “millions of people who voted illegally” for his loss of the...

Opinion: SOTU—Trumps Bashes Immigrants Again

Opinion: Obamacare should not be replaced

President Donald Trump said on his first speech to congress on Jan. 11 that he will pursue and waste no time on bringing down Obamacare. He speaks of making America better and doing changes to the state. He argues that while the process is running of repealing...