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Is it right…? : Generalizations

LaShawn Encarnacion

April 30, 2013

Filed under VOICE

Generalizations happen every day and they carry heavy consequences with them. For example, is it right for society to make them about a specific gender? A generalization some make is that women set themselves up for rape with how they dress. According to the Rape Abuse and Incest National Network, there is no statistic proving that the way a women dresses causes rape. Anyone who pu...

Photos unsafe on Facebook, again

J. Rae Chipera

April 29, 2013

Filed under VOICE

Facebook stalkers can now be more efficient, as a new app takes advantage of users who don’t constantly police their privacy settings. Is the existence of one app evidence of others? “Photos At My Door,” developed by private individuals who do not work for Facebook Inc., allows users to print a photo onto coffee mugs and other merchandise. Facebook’s con...

Cross the border, waive your rights

Elizabeth Carson

April 29, 2013

Filed under VOICE

“The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.” This is the Fourth Amendment...

Goodbye Constitution

J. Rae Chipera

April 29, 2013

Filed under VOICE

America: home of the free and land of the brave? Not anymore.In Southern California, even if one does not leave the U.S., it is inevitable that a driver will pass through a border patrol checkpoint; whereupon, questions will be asked, ethnicity will be judged and the car might even get searched, all in the name of safety and national security, but to what end?Border patrol is not...

Why so serious?

Why so serious?

April 23, 2013

The anti-pirate armada in another pointless battle.

Why so serious?

Why so serious?

April 23, 2013

Kim Jung-un in elementary school.

Our culture is built on rape

Jennifer Manalili

April 23, 2013

Filed under VOICE

A video posted on The Onion satirical news network depicts how a star basketball player overcomes a rape he committed.It follows a fictional Colorado college basketball star named Jacob Ross who “faced the biggest obstacle of his life when he committed a shocking and sudden rape” but “found the strength to return to his game like nothing had happened.̶...

East Village welcomes baseball season with block party

East Village welcomes baseball season with block party

April 17, 2013

The energy was high as Padres fans, decorated in home colors, walked the streets enjoying live music and eating traditional fair foods with their friends an...

City will have a new student services center, just not yet

City will have a new student services center, just not yet

April 17, 2013

Now that Mesa College has inaugurated its state-of-the-art Student Services building, City students might be wondering why they don’t have such a facil...

City dance student and alumnus awarded

City dance student and alumnus awarded

April 17, 2013

For San Diego CIty College student Jamie Nixon and alumnus Zaquia Mahler Salinas, hard work and dedication paid off when they tied for third place in the...

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