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It’s time to dump Trump

October 27, 2017


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In the chaos following President Trump’s election one of the prevailing narratives was “just give him a chance.” He has wasted his chance and it is time for a change. Even setting aside his blatantly bigoted campaign, Trump’s presidency has been a comedy of errors, every decision worse than the l...

#MeToo at LMC

#MeToo at LMC

Azi Carter, acarter@lmcexperience.com

October 26, 2017


Filed under Perspectives, Top Stories

Seeking to give voice to sexual abuse victims Hollywood actress Alyssa Milano used her social media platform with #metoo after accusations of sexual harassment and assault were leveled against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. According to the Associated Press, after her tweet social media was flooded...

Stepping up amid tragedy

Jesse Gomez

October 17, 2017


Filed under Editorial

The devastating wildfires in Northern California have been raging since Sunday, Oct. 8 and fire crews have been bravely fighting what is now known as the most destructive fire in the area to date — 42 people are confirmed dead with 68 still missing and close to 200,000 acres burned. Due to the amount...

Enough With the Hybrids Already

A.R. Broom, abroom@lmcexperience.com

October 16, 2017


Filed under Perspectives

A whole host of words and terms may pop up when the phrase Hybrid Cars is mentioned, but if environmentally friendly is one of them for you, you may want to reconsider your position on them. No one should hold that against you as for years many marketing departments have made the environm...

Sexual assault has an affect on everyone

Andrew Gonzalez, agonzalez@lmcexperience.com

October 12, 2017


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A spokeswoman for Harvey Weinstein has claimed that the accusations of rape and sexual assault against him are false. But considering the amount of women that have made those accusations, it would be hard to believe a word that he, or in this case his representatives have to say. The frequency of...

Jemele faces up-Hill battle

Jemele faces up-Hill battle

Kimberly Stelly, kstelly@lmcexperience.com

October 11, 2017


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ESPN Sports Commentator Jemele Hill caught hell just a few weeks ago for calling Donald Trump a White Supremacist in a series of tweets. She said in one of her tweets “Trump is the most ignorant, offensive president of my lifetime. His rise is a direct result of white supremacy. Period.” It wasn’t...

Ads are historically problematic

Ads are historically problematic

Experience Staff

October 11, 2017


Filed under Editorial

By now you have probably come across the “tasteless” Dove ad in which a black woman takes off her shirt to reveal a white woman underneath. But Dove isn’t really the problem here. Debate over whether or not the ad was actually intended to be racist has come into question, even the model Lola...

U.S. gun issue needs a solution

Experience Staff

October 5, 2017


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When 20 Children and six teachers were gunned down at Sandy Hook Elementary, many thought that was the final straw – something had to be done about how accessible guns are in this country … right? Children died after all. Many people thought there would be a strong drive for both main political p...

Stop smoking on campus

Erika Bojorquez, Guest columnist

October 5, 2017


Filed under Perspectives

Our school and many others across the nation are in trouble environmentally. As you may have noticed around campus, students have specific areas where they are allowed to smoke cigarettes — mostly in the parking lots. However, are those cigarettes butts being recycled properly, and if not how is it ...

Millenials fight stats and labels

Brenna Enos, benos@lmcexperiance.com

October 5, 2017


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Quite often recently, I have heard people call the millennial generation “lazy,” “entitled” and “spoiled.” As a millennial myself, I admit to being a little biased, but to me, this generalization of millions of people seems a bit unfair. First of all to clarify, millennials are people born bet...

Vegas shooting causes reflection

Tyler Mortimore, tyler.mortimore@gmail.com

October 4, 2017


Filed under Perspectives

I was about two hours into my first company conference when another guest told me there was a shooter outside. I had just gone up to my room at the Luxor Las Vegas to stow my bags after a cocktail party that was supposed to kick off a two-day event.  Back on the ground floor, I saw a cop car fl...

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