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A difference in the American dream

Times Staff, Times Staff

November 6, 2018

Filed under Opinion

In ancient Greek mythology, the forces of nature are explained as gods. The titan Atlas stood in the mountains of Northern Africa and held the sky up on his shoulders. Modern society, and the book ‘Atlas Shrugged,’ have turned...

Understanding The 14th Amendment and What it Says About Birthright Citizenship

Tasneem Nora Khokhar, contributor

November 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Social Justice

On Monday, President Trump announced to Axios on HBO that he would pursue an executive order to outlaw birthright citizenship just before the election. “It was always told to me that you needed a constitutional amendment,” T...

Kaepernick’s protest inspires and incites

Reginald Webb, Times Contributor

October 16, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Social Justice

Football quarterback Colin Kaepernick and the Nike Ad will be remembered as this generation’s Tommie Smith and John Carlos moment in the 1968 Olympics, protesting discrimination and racism toward blacks. Once again, Kaepernick...

The Importance of the Media

Michael Negrete,, Times Staff

October 16, 2018

Filed under Opinion

When he was still merely a Republican presidential candidate, Donald Trump popularized the term “fake news” - a term he still uses today, even as President of the United States, to characterize news sources that put out stories...

Staff Takes on Halloween

Staff Takes on Halloween

October 16, 2018

Guns are not the issue: humanity is

Michael Negrete, Times Staff

September 25, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Opinion School shootings, and shootings in public places in general, have been a hot topic of discussion since the 1999 mass shooting that took place at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado, a shooting in which 12 stud...

Promise will compromise the value of higher education.

Reginald Webb, Times Staff

September 20, 2018

Filed under Opinion

San Jose Promise is targeted for 1,000 enrolled students within SJCC-EVC district this fall semester according to Robert Gutierre, Director of Metas. The idea is to encourage lower income students to continue their education whi...

Resumes appear to be more considerable with Extracurricular Activities Not always the case.

TIMES STAFF EDITORIAL

September 20, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Extracurricular activities are important at the college level for many reasons.  Opportunities to meet new people with common interests and being closely involved with activities you enjoy comes with joining an organized club. Bu...

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