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‘A country where democracy is just an illusion’

Sandra Galindo

September 25, 2012

Filed under VOICE

“Fraud, fraud, fraud,” is what millions of angry Mexicans all over the country yelled after the official results were released to the public: Enrique Peña Nieto is the new president of the Mexican Republic, despite all the evidence of fraud in this election. Peña Nieto represents the Institutional Revolutionary Party that ruled the country as a one-party state from...

We are the makers of music, we are the dreamers of dreams

Heric Rubio

September 25, 2012

Filed under VOICE

Throughout my life, I’ve wanted to pursue countless careers. But when I’d get bored of one, I’d always go back to my dream of being a writer. At least until something else intrigued me for two weeks. However, a year ago, I decided to quit fooling myself and pursue the one thing I didn’t doubt my ability in: writing. The choice was easy, but the process? Not so much. To...

Tablets or textbooks?

Editorial Board

September 25, 2012

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This is a question that many college students face these days. There are benefits and pitfalls to both sides. So, which option should students be given? The easy answer is to give students both options and let them decide. Those that think tablets are the way of the future argue that the cost of textbooks alone makes tablets worth it, while students who prefer textbooks...

Madden has evolved yet again

Madden has evolved yet again

September 25, 2012

From the moment you upload Madden 13 into your gaming console, it becomes obvious that the franchise has once again evolved. Ray Lewis, the starting...

Film festival brings back ‘reel’ movies

Film festival brings back ‘reel’ movies

September 25, 2012

A shiny new version of a beloved annual event will debut as the San Diego Film Festival returns Sept. 26-30. Originally an event more renowned for its...

Oceanside rocks the night away

Oceanside rocks the night away

September 25, 2012

On Sept. 16, local alternative music radio station 94/9 threw one of the biggest parties of the summer when it brought the “Independence Jam: Coastal...

DubFX drops in  on San Diego

DubFX drops in on San Diego

September 25, 2012

Dubstep lovers will want to be at 4th and B when it presents “#Addicted to Dub,” a concert welcoming Dub FX with Flower Fairy, Dnareophobe, and Starfightez...

City driven to donate blood

City driven to donate blood

September 25, 2012

A blood and bone marrow registry drive was held on Sept. 11 from noon to 3 p.m in Gorton Quad. The San Diego Blood Bank had two bloodmobiles on site...

Filner speaks on Constitution

Filner speaks on Constitution

September 25, 2012

U.S. Congressman and mayoral candidate Bob Filner took the stage at Saville Theatre on Monday, Sept. 17 to commemorate the World Cultures sponsored event,...

Chancellor troubled by ‘assault on athletics’

Chancellor troubled by ‘assault on athletics’

September 25, 2012

San Diego City College hosted a Chancellor’s Forum in the faculty dining room on Sept. 18 to address major changes in state policy affecting the San...

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