Voting for the first time

Voting for the first time

Zach Saldivar, Online Manager

November 17, 2016

As a first-time voter, there is some uncertainty as to what voting is like. Is it glamorous? Does it fill you with patriotism? I would say no to the former, and yes to the latter. I voted at a local elementary school, it was around 4:00 PM, a quiet afternoon, there was only one other man voting there...

Why Protest the Trump Victory?

Why Protest the Trump Victory?

Wyatt Terlaak, Staff Writer

November 13, 2016

Donald Trump’s presidential victory was one of the most historic and divisive election results in American political history. So, it is understandable for people to not be happy with the Trump victory, especially since the country was so evenly split. But that does not justify rioting and protesting...

Street Art or Destruction?

Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame awarded to him in 2007
(Photo via under the Creative Commons License)

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor

October 28, 2016

British street artist Banksy once proclaimed that, “Art should comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable.” Embodying the controversy behind the wreckage of Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame this past Wednesday the 26th of October. Trump was originally awarded his star...

The Race Continues

Donald Trump, Republican candidate and Hillary Clinton, Democratic candidate

Adeline Sims, Music Editor

September 28, 2016

The first Presidential Debate of 2016 hit off with both candidates walking on the stage to shake hands, Hillary Clinton from the left, Donald Trump from the right.   Many important topics were brought up during the debate, and both candidates brought up many issues that have been at the for...

Sweet Seventeen

Senator Bernie Sanders is the most popular candidate among young voters

Celia Janes, Op/Ed Editor

March 10, 2016

In twenty-two states, seventeen-year-old citizens can vote in primaries, provided that they will be eighteen by the general election in November.  California is not one of those states. Of course, this election differs substantially from previous years.  Many would argue that there are no strong...

Looking Toward the New Year

Many anticipate the upcoming year

Celia Janes, Op/Ed Editor

December 31, 2015

As 2015 comes to a close, people are beginning to reminisce about all that has happened this year.  It certainly has been groundbreaking, with the “dress debate,” Caitlyn Jenner, Donald Trump, and recently, the Miss Universe fiasco.  While we look back at what has happened this year, both globally...

Hillary Clinton Announces 2016 Presidential Bid

Hilary Clinton will be running for president in the 2016 election

Olivia Addington, Advertising Editor

April 13, 2015

On Sunday, Mrs. Clinton announced to the U.S that she would seek out being president for the  second time as the likely 2016 Democratic nominee. She released a 2 minute video quoting “Everyday Americans need a champion. And I want to be that champion,” Mrs. Clinton said. “So I'm hitting the...

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