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Recall election results are not surprising

Recall election results are not surprising

Dante Harrold, Staff Writer
September 29, 2021

After much hype about the possibility of a close election Sept. 14 to decide whether to recall Gov. Gavin Newsom, the democratic governor easily won by a margin that, at this point in time, looks better...

Abortion is not the answer

Abortion is not the answer

Tara Eastwood, Guest Columnist
September 29, 2021

The topic of abortion has been debated in society for decades — especially in the realms of politics and religion. Whether someone is pro-choice, pro-life or anti-abortion, it is important to consider...

A ban on personal choice

A ban on personal choice

Sarina Grossi, Editor-in-Chief
September 29, 2021

The Heartbeat Act, a new law banning abortions after six weeks of pregnancy, was passed by Texas legislators Sept. 1, effectively changing the lives of countless women living in the state. For me, the...

Letter from the new Experience editor-in-chief

Letter from the new Experience editor-in-chief

Sarina Grossi, Editor-in-Chief
September 15, 2021

LMC, along with the Experience, is in a transitional period. For many, this change from the isolated world back into the old way of life feels jarring and strange. But for student journalists, this time...

More than an election

More than an election

Dante Harrold, Staff Writer
September 9, 2021

All elections matter. No matter how seemingly small or trivial. California is going to have a recall election Sept. 14 in which voters will decide whether to keep Gavin Newsom as governor. If recalled,...

An environment for growth

An environment for growth

Jesse Mendoza, Staff Writer
April 21, 2021

Over the past year, schools all over the world went virtual because of the COVID-19 virus. During the first two weeks of the pandemic last March, I was excited for an “extended spring break.” After...

Leaders have let down the American people

Leaders have let down the American people

Dante Harrold, Staff Writer
December 21, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has shown the need to rely on science rather than dogma in times of  medical crisis. We should acknowledge there must be a degree of sacrifice in terms of small comforts to...

The war on drugs empowers police brutality

The war on drugs empowers police brutality

Mikealla Wegner, Guest Columnist
November 17, 2020

As one police officer pressed his knee into the neck of George Floyd, another laughed and said, “Don’t do drugs, guys.”  When police officers raided Breonna Taylor’s home and shot her in...

Be skeptical of the polls: Wait for the results to celebrate

Be skeptical of the polls: Wait for the results to celebrate

Dante Harrold, Staff Writer
November 2, 2020

Everyday I go to polling aggregate sites RealClearPolitics and FiveThirtyEight to see how the polls are progressing. It's become the first thing I do in the morning before brushing my teeth, taking a shower...

Dont let the pandemic stress weigh you down

Don’t let the pandemic stress weigh you down

Bianca Arechiga, Guest Columnist
October 8, 2020

Realizing the potential of COVID-19 to rapidly spread, the World Health Organization declared a global pandemic on March 11, 2020. This was followed up by the United States issuing its own response and...

Masks are a must to combat COVID

Masks are a must to combat COVID

Allyson Alvarado, Guest Columnist
October 7, 2020

COVID-19 has changed the way many in the United States live day-to-day, and maybe the biggest change is the wearing of masks which has become a point of controversy. California first issued a shelter-in-place...

The usage of the N-Word

The usage of the N-Word

Tiffany James, Staff Writer
May 23, 2020

The words “Negro,” “nigger,” and “nigga” have always been a sensitive topic, yet it is one that needs to be addressed considering the more common use of its vernacular language on college campuses...

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