Huawei’s caught in US v. China trade war

By Brandon Darmiento June 5, 2019 0

The Trump administration had issued an order that had barred American firms from selling components and software to Huawei on the basis that its ties with the Chinese government makes them a national security risk…

The DNC and their Fox News dilemma

By Christian Aguilar May 30, 2019 0

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) has excluded Fox News Channel from televising any of its candidate debates during the upcoming presidential cycle. Its 2020 presidential candidates are rejecting invitations from the network to hold town…

Release to natural habitat

By Colin Rice May 30, 2019 0

Every once in a while, something happens in our criminal justice system that makes me shudder. Slated to be released (three years early) from his supermax federal prison sentence, John Walker Lindh - known to…

Banning books: An undemocratic travesty

By Colin Rice April 24, 2019 0

Back in 380 BCE, Plato gave us the Allegory of the Cave, in which he discusses the effect of education, or lack thereof, on our nature. A better parallel could not be drawn regarding the…

Evil corporation ignores health risks for $$$

By Isabella Lujan May 22, 2019 0

For 40 years Monsanto (now bought out by Bayer) has confidently stated that their glyphosate-based weed killer, Roundup, is safe and effective. Recent lawsuits allege farmers who used the product regularly have been diagnosed with…

Let teens vote for themselves

By Xavier Beck May 16, 2019 0

A recent resolution to lower the voting age to 16 in LA school district elections has brought the question of denarian enfranchisement to our backyard: should 16 year olds be allowed to vote? (more…)