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Opinion: The issue with single-issue voting

Opinion: The issue with single-issue voting

America has always prided itself on the freedom it offers its citizens. Freedom of speech enables political discourse, freedom of the press allows the People to lift the veil covering the Politicians and freedom of protest has served as a microphone for the oppressed....

Newsom recall organizers submit 2.1 million signatures

Newsom recall organizers submit 2.1 million signatures

Thousands of Californians have collected signatures to recall Governor Gavin Newsom since the beginning of the pandemic. The effort recently had almost 1.2 million signatures validated and around 300,000 more signatures are needed to qualify for a recall election....

Everything you need to know about the Georgia runoffs

Everything you need to know about the Georgia runoffs

The presidential election of 2020 was, without a doubt, one of the most stressful and highly anticipated nights of the year. After many long weeks and contentions from the Republican Party, the next President of the United States has been named Joseph R. Biden.  Now...

Opinion: Voting should be compulsory

Opinion: Voting should be compulsory

“I’d bet my life on Michael Phelps taking the Gold again”. “I swear on my life: there isn’t a single city that outdoes New York City”. “I’m dead serious. This is the best ice cream I have ever tasted ... trust me on my life bro”.   In day to day conversations...

Opinion: Midterm elections matter

Opinion: Midterm elections matter

The midterm elections are held two years after the presidential election, which puts them in the middle of the presidential term and gives them their namesake. The next midterm elections will be in 2022 when all 435 seats of the House of Representatives and 34 out of...

Highlights from the final presidential debate

Highlights from the final presidential debate

United States President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden debated on stage in Nashville, Tennessee on Thursday. This was the final and third presidential debate after the second debate, scheduled for Oct. 15, was canceled due to Trump’s COVID-19...

Learn about the 2020 HBUHSD trustees candidates here

Learn about the 2020 HBUHSD trustees candidates here

Six community members of the Huntington Beach Union High School District (HBUHSD) are vying to secure two seats on the Board of Trustees this Nov. 3. The five-member HBUHSD Board is currently composed of trustees Susan Henry, Michael Simons, Bonnie Castrey, Diana...

A beginner’s guide to the election

A beginner’s guide to the election

With the November 3 right around the corner, it’s important for voters to know the different terms that make up a presidential election. Electoral college: This is used to elect the president and vice president as established in Article II, Section 1 of the...

Opinion: The Electoral College is deeply flawed

Opinion: The Electoral College is deeply flawed

The elections that decide which candidates obtain the titles of president and vice president of the United States are arguably the most important elections that take place in the country. The holder of this title not only represents one of the most powerful countries...