Category Archives: Opinion

The Land of Opportunity

By Amy Manzinas For a country known for freedom, we live in a land where your dreams can bring you to your knees. “Why are we having all these people from sh*thole countries come here?”, said President Donald Trump during a closed-door meeting regarding immigration. The U.S. holds over two million prisoners, making us the country with most incarceration in

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Trump’s False Emergency

By Aranza Carrillo After withstanding a government shutdown that lasted 35 days, Congress stopped a second one from happening by passing a bill that offers $1.3 billion for Trump’s wall, way less than what he asked for. Angered by this, President Donald Trump declared a National Emergency on February 15, 2019, in order to get the funding necessary to put

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A Database You Cannot Trust

By Amy Manzinas Cryptocurrency was created by Satoshi Nakamoto and has existed since 2009. Escaping the government supervision on our monetarization was the original promise to cryptocurrency through money not printed by the government, but instead powered by its internet citizens. With the existence of Bitcoin, a form of digital currency, people have been able to purchase items without leaving

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Fat Shaming

by Nathalia Arevalo No matter your achievements, personality, or thoughts, you shall only be seen as one thing: fat. You become known as the “fat person” in your school, in your family, and in any social group. People are more than just their weight, but unfortunately, not everyone can see past a person’s physical attributes. An overweight person, for example,

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