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Violence at Capitol highlights double standards in America

The contrasting measures taken break up right wing and Black Lives Matter protests has made many believe that
If Black Lives Matter protesters had been the ones storming the Capitol, would they still be alive?
January 14, 2021

Democracy was put in jeopardy on Jan. 6 when thousands of President Trump’s supporters stormed the Capitol building. With no regard for the well-being of America, these rioters put the lives of the vice...

Trump caps off four years of democratic backsliding by encouraging insurrection

Supporters of President Trump breached the U.S. Capitol building on Wednesday and wrecked havoc, disrupting Congress's  certification of Joe Biden's Electoral College victory. Five people died in the violent insurrection, including a Capitol police officer.
January 7, 2021

Words cannot adequately capture how we feel about the recent riot at the U.S. Capitol, though it is our duty to try. A terrible tragedy occurred on Wednesday at the Capitol building, where thousands...

Biden’s the clear winner, yet Trump stubbornly won’t follow the correct procedure

President-elect Joe Biden has yet to hear a concession from President Trump. More importantly, Biden's transition team isn't getting access to classified information related to national security because it's being blocked by Trump's administration.
November 16, 2020

It’s time for President Trump to act presidential during one of the last chances he has by acknowledging Joe Biden as the president-elect of the United States. Every American by now has heard about...

Officials downplay COVID-19, then proceed to get COVID-19

President Trump removing his mask in front of cameras on the White House balcony three days after being diagnosed with COVID-19.
November 4, 2020

President Trump and others catch the coronavirus - was it ironic or inevitable? With all the turmoil going on in day-to-day life, it's difficult to find humor in some situations.  In normal...

Trump will make America even greater than he already has

President Donald Trump is hoping to be re-elected on Nov. 3.
October 30, 2020

With the 2020 election upon us, you might not be sure which candidate you would like to support. There are many reasons why you should support President Donald Trump, despite how the media portrays...

2020 is falling apart

From barely avoiding a war conflict with Iran to online AP testing, 2020 has certainly been testing our patience every step of the way.
As 2020 kicks off the start to a new decade, we're praying that this will be as bad as it gets.
May 20, 2020

Is this what it’s like to hit rock bottom?  Everyone was so excited for the start of a new decade. 2020 was going to be THE year. It wasn’t “new year, new me”. No, it was “new decade,...

Women’s marches held across nation

Above, thousands of people gathered for the Women’s March at Civic Center in San Francisco on Jan. 21. People marched to stand in solidarity with women,  walking in large crowds well into the evening. Below, many people held signs promoting peace and equality at the San Francisco march on Market Street. Some of the signs had sayings that read,  “No hate” and “We deserve equal rights.”
Many marched for equality and protection of rights
February 15, 2017

More than  185,000 Bay Area locals marched on Jan. 21 to show solidarity in the face of President Trump’s inauguration. The Women’s March Organization began as a March on Washington, and soon manifested...

Students make trip to Washington, D.C. for inauguration

26 Cal students are witnesses to history when President Trump is sworn in
February 15, 2017

More than two dozen Cal High students witnessed history last month when President Donald J. Trump was sworn into office as the 45th president. The trip, which was from Jan. 19-22, was advertised at...

Presidential candidates square off

Presidential candidates square off
Clinton and Trump offer future policies that will affect American lives
November 7, 2016

With all the buzz about tomorrow’s election, it can be almost overwhelming to take everything into account. Students that are or will be 18 by Nov 8 can legally vote, so it is important to inform...

Trump’s secret tower

Donald Trump has become the hottest presidential candidate ever, sorry Franklin Pierce.
April 29, 2016

The Trump Erotic novel was a highly anticipated work of fiction this year. The idea started with a few tweets by comedian Elijah Daniel, who started tweeting about getting drunk, writing an entire sex...

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