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  • Video: What do border crossers think about Trump?

    Video: What do border crossers think about Trump?

    January 21, 2017

    We asked U.S. citizens crossing the border into the U.S. what they thought of Donald Trump as he was being sworn in as the 45th president. Their common response: Fear.      

    People wait to cross into the U.S. at San Ysidro on Inauguration Day morning. Photo by Luzdelia Caballero

  • Soggy protests in SD against Trump inauguration

    Soggy protests in SD against Trump inauguration

    Shaylyn Martos and Thomas Chesy

    January 20, 2017

    Through heavy wind and rain, human rights activists and students led several demonstrations through downtown San Diego on Friday to protest the inauguration of President Donald Trump. Members of as many as 10 organizations, including M.E.Ch.A. of City College, held signs and chanted as they walked to the Federal Building. There, they were joined... READ MORE »»

    Protest leaders urged people to take action. Photo by Thomas Chesy

  • Undocumented students in limbo

    Undocumented students in limbo

    Mike Madriaga

    December 10, 2016

    Many students are anxiously watching the calendar. Approximately 742,000 undocumented college students and alumni nationwide received temporary immigration relief, protecting them from deportation. The year 2012 was a good one for these students, who began to apply for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). The two-year, renewable program... READ MORE »»

    Clemente Ayala advises his students to continue going to school.

  • Student injured in arrest

    Student injured in arrest

    Mike Madriaga

    December 3, 2016

    The cement is his bed. The staircase an umbrella. The double-paned glass a mirror to check his dreadlocks when the street lights are activated, which also illuminate his handwritten Peace 101 notes. He wears leather steel-toe boots and thick socks to help keep his feet warm and a blue-colored hoodie to block the wind when he sparks up a cigarette. “Out... READ MORE »»

    Homeless student Royce Green protests his treatment by police on campus as he struggles to finish his last class to transfer to a university. Photography: Mike Madriaga

    Mike Madriaga

  • Review & Photo Gallery: ‘City Moves’ will delight you

    Review & Photo Gallery: ‘City Moves’ will delight you

    Celia Jimenez

    November 18, 2016

    "City Moves" is one of the best dance recitals the City College has staged in the last three years. The show opens Friday night, Nov. 18, at the Saville Theatre and concludes the next day. The recital is a roller coster of music and emotions. There is happiness, tragedy, misery, and so on, brought to life using traditional music genres used each... READ MORE »»

    Priscilla M. Valencia and Anahy Barragan dance in "Blue Dream" on Nov. 17 during the dress rehearsal of "City Moves" at the Saville Theatre at San Diego City College.

    Celia Jimenez

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Editor’s Note

Editor’s Note

Angelica Wallingford

Dear readers, Hunched over my computer looking through edit after edit of this issue, I ...  Read More »

May 21 • Comments closed

Crossing Borders

Crossing Borders

Laura Sanchez

The Tijuana-San Diego border is a nonstop pumping vessel. It never sleeps. Thousands...  Read More »

May 21 • Comments closed

Tourist’s Guide to San Diego

Tourist’s Guide to San Diego

There are many reasons why San Diego is named “America’s Finest City.” It was where pop-pun...  Read More »

May 21 • Comments closed

San Diego, As Told By Locals

San Diego, As Told By Locals

Angelica Wallingford

San Diego has been covered by almost every travel show imaginable. There have been guides...  Read More »

May 21 • Comments closed

Street Superheroes

Street Superheroes

Joe Kendall

“Does that thing record video?” Spartan asks from the front seat looking at my camera. “Yeah,"...  Read More »

May 21 • Comments closed

No Gray Area Here

No Gray Area Here

Mark Elliott

“We’re agents of change …” Anyone riding a San Diego trolley who has seen the...  Read More »

May 21 • Comments closed

Cycling the D.I.Y. Skills

Cycling the D.I.Y. Skills

Torrey Spoerer

Alfredo originally bought his vintage Raleigh road bicycle for only $5, but he has also...  Read More »

May 21 • Comments closed

Radio Pulso

Radio Pulso

Laura Sanchez

Nothing nourishes the drained body like a breakfast burrito after one of “those nights”...  Read More »

May 19 • Comments closed

Obscuring Gender

Obscuring Gender

Laura Sanchez

Color broadcast television was introduced in the United States in 1953. By the 1970s,...  Read More »

May 19 • Comments closed

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Video: What do border crossers think about Trump?

Video: What do border crossers think about Trump?

We asked U.S. citizens crossing the border into the U.S. what they thought of Donald Trump as he was being sworn in as the 45th president. Their common response: Fear.      

Jan 21 • No Comments

Soggy protests in SD against Trump inauguration

Soggy protests in SD against Trump inauguration

Shaylyn Martos and Thomas Chesy

Through heavy wind and rain, human rights activists and students led several demonstrations through downtown San Diego on Friday to protest the inauguration of President Donald...  Read More »

Jan 20 • No Comments

City College alumni and staff are bridging the gap

City College alumni and staff are bridging the gap

Mike Madriaga

On Dec. 11 - City College students, alumni and staff - gathered at the Las Americas Premium Outlets in San Ysidro.  Together they helped to collect unwrapped toys and new...  Read More »

Dec 26 • No Comments

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  • Eight women speak out against repression December 10, 2016
  • Undocumented students in limbo December 10, 2016
  • City College students stand with Standing Rock activists December 6, 2016
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Arts

Waves+ Billows releases mighty debut EP

Waves+ Billows releases mighty debut EP

San Diego’s emo music scene flourished during the early nineties and is experiencing a reemergence with bands like Waves + Billows, which released their debut extended play...  Read More »

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Life

Save money, go to the movies in Tijuana

With a handful of blockbusters about to hit the screen towards the end of the year and with holiday expenses right around the corner, there's not much extra cash for college...  Read More »

Dec 10 • Comments closed

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Opinion

Activism or ‘slacktivism?

Activism or ‘slacktivism?

If you've seen anybody wearing a safety pin recently, it means that they're supporting race and sexual minorities in America who have been victims of hate crimes after Donald...  Read More »

Dec 19 • Comments closed

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