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The Bug: The toll of the 45th president

Justyne Bernal, The Bug columnist

February 21, 2018


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Donald Trump is a person who made my perspective on my country and its government shift in every way. He is a politician who does not act as he should but is still the president of the best country in the world. Being a young and careless person, I never paid attention to all the boring and long p...

Observations: Opinions clash in abortion debate

Observations: Opinions clash in abortion debate

Aryanna Rodriguez, Observations Columnist

February 2, 2018


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The terms “Pro-choice” and “Pro-life” both come down to mean whether someone thinks abortion should be banned or should be acceptable. There are many arguments currently going on about abortion and what should be done about it. Someone who is “Pro-life” believes that the government has the powe...

Waffle Iron: Valentine’s Day card

Waffle Iron: Valentine’s Day card

February 2, 2018


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Experiences: Body image suffers in the media

Experiences: Body image suffers in the media

Lucero Rea, Experiences columnist

January 29, 2018


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She is locked in the restroom, hiding from her parents so that they won’t find out.  Avoiding food or eating excessively is what she deliberates is the best for her.  She’s repeatedly stepping on the scale and checking her body constantly to see if any changes are evident. She looks at her reflection...

Law should allow the recreational use of pot

Law should allow the recreational use of pot

Angie Bravo, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


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The debate of legalizing the devil’s lettuce has been going on for years. In the United States, over 20 states have legalized medical marijuana but only seven states and the District of Columbia have legal recreational marijuana. Legal consumption of recreational marijuana would bring significant...

Waffle Iron: Letter to Santa Claus

Waffle Iron: Letter to Santa Claus

December 19, 2017


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The Magnet Tribune: Edwin Villanueva...

Experiences: Guns aren’t the problem

Lucero Rea, Experiences columnist

December 12, 2017


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There’s precisely nowhere in the U.S in which a horrendous mass shooting isn’t possible. The Texas church attack on Nov. 5 is the latest mass shooting in the United States. A man opened fire on a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas killing many and wounding several people. This individual had...

Observations: Censorship may help entertainment industry

Observations: Censorship may help entertainment industry

Aryanna Rodriguez, Observations Columnist

December 1, 2017


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The First Amendment to the United States Constitution gives us the right to freedom of speech which cannot be taken away by the government. The documentary “Uncensored Comedy: That’s Not Funny!” discusses the issue of censorship in the entertainment industry. There have been many debates whether...

Observations: DACA recipients shouldn’t be given a free pass

Observations: DACA recipients shouldn’t be given a free pass

Aryanna Rodriguez, Observations Columnist

December 1, 2017


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In June of 2012 President Barack Obama and his administration passed an executive order, called the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, also known as DACA, that gave undocumented children temporary permission to live, study, and work legally in the United States. Current President Donald Trump's...

The Bug: Patriotism will live in us forever

The Bug: Patriotism will live in us forever

Justyne Bernal, The Bug Columnist

November 27, 2017


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Many of us are raised in an environment where the people who influence us are patriotic. Growing up, I was always around my grandfather, a person who has an infinite love for his country. He truly demonstrates the qualities of a patriotic person. My grandfather was in the National Guard for 37 years...

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