The Divided States of America: Trumpist Terrorists Raid D.C.

Attack on D.C.
(collage using photos courtesy of the New York Times)
January 13, 2021

Anguish, fury, distraught, numbness. These are the words that describe my emotional state as I watched my T.V. on January 6 and witnessed the 1st nationally televised attempted coup on our nation’s...

College Board’s AP Exam Plan is Deeply Flawed

January 13, 2021

Over Winter Break, College Board (CB) released an update regarding its intentions for the infamous Advanced Placement (AP) exams to be reminiscent, if not the exact same, as the normal 3-hour format, unlike...

Small Town, Dark History: Moraga’s Problematic Past Requires Present Reparations

Moraga: Stolen Land
December 9, 2020

Most elementary schools in the area implement local history into primary education; I remember taking a field trip to the Moraga Library and La Hacienda de Las Flores to learn about Jose Joaquin Moraga...

Respect the Dress: Manly Men Can Wear Whatever

Bring Back Manly Men!
December 7, 2020

When I woke up on November 13, I was greeted on Instagram by a picture posted by widely popular British singer Harry Styles. The snapshot of Styles posing in a Gucci ball gown was captioned with Styles’...

End of the Year Brings Stress – Take a Break

December 7, 2020

Hang in there everyone – we’re almost there. 2020 has had its fair share of drastic changes and ups and downs, so much so that it’s hard to comprehend that it's finally coming to a close. If someone...

Alternatives Necessary for a Safe Holiday Season

A COVID Holiday
December 7, 2020

8 months into the COVID-19 pandemic, the nation is facing a new surge in cases. As of November 24, there are over 12 million reported cases in America. According to the Centers for Disease Control and...

After Thanksgiving Day, Xmas Music Can Play

Too Early For Xmas!
December 1, 2020

With Halloween’s conclusion and the rapidly approaching holiday season, I find myself questioning, as I do every year, when it becomes truly acceptable to indulge in Christmas music. Like clockwork,...

Crude or Rude? Students Swear Too Much

December 1, 2020

Lets face it, students at Campolindo are prone to curse, whether it’s online or on campus with their friends. A lot. There are many people who would say we should be cursing a whole lot less. When...

La Puma Must Change its Name

November 30, 2020

It has been brought to the attention of our staff that our newspaper name, La Puma, is grammatically incorrect and offensive. In light of these concerns, La Puma staff members are preparing to change its...

2020 Holiday Season is Time for Charity

November 17, 2020

Rather than splurging this holiday season to shower our friends and family members with gifts, consider donating money to charities that help people who have been severely impacted by COVID-19. In light...

Celebrity Behavior, False Sense of Security Hinder COVID-19 Efforts

Kendall Jenner's No-Mask Birthday Bash
November 17, 2020

Due to an unfortunate spike in new cases and hospitalizations, Contra Costa County has been moved back into the purple tier, so you can expect to see tighter restrictions on high-risk indoor activities....

COVID-19 Misinformation Just As Dangerous

November 13, 2020

It has been 10 months since the 1st COVID-19 case was detected in the United States, and the pervasiveness of misinformation about the disease has spread as rampant as the virus itself. What is scary...

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