Same-sex marriage continues to be the subject of heated debate. California, for example, has recently moved Proposition 8 to the hands of the Supreme Court after judges of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals…

State should do more to aid homless vets

By Alumni Staff June 6, 2012 0

The second ever Road Home symposium at PCC in April shone much needed attention on veterans' needs, most especially for those stricken with post traumatic stress disorder. But with Los Angeles county reporting a large…

Justice was served in Ravi sentencing

By Alumni Staff May 30, 2012 0

            Tears of relief, not sadness were shed by Dharun Ravi, the former Rutgers student who was found guilty of spying on his roommate with a webcam, after a judge made the right call by…

Ravi deserved tougher sentence

By Alumni Staff May 30, 2012 0

            Tyler Clementi, a Rutgers University undergrad, threw himself off the George Washington bridge in New York City on Sept. 22, 2010.             In the days before his death, Clementi's roommate, Dharun Ravi, had used…

COLUMN: LA hoops in a funk

By Alumni Staff May 23, 2012 0

            Things are in flux in the Los Angeles basketball world. The Lakers were eliminated from the playoffs by Oklahoma City in an ugly game five loss, and the Clippers got the broom treatment from…