America Can Do Better

Samuel Ganten, Editor

February 20, 2018

Filed under Opinion

From a young age, we are indoctrinated to believe in the American Dream –the idea that the United States, as the place where one can make anything of oneseful and make something out of nothing, is the greatest country in this...

Capitalism Drives Us Beyond Mediocrity

Samuel Ganten, Editor

January 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

With our coming of age, we find ourselves paying for more expenses such as college, discontented about increasing costs and low wages. Considering that, according to CollegeBoard, tuition has been rising faster than inflation...

Rheem Food Options Require Warning Labels

Kevork Tchakmakjian, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Nation's Giant Hamburgers, Taco Bell, and Subway are well known stops for Moraga teens who frequent the Rheem shopping center. Unfortunately, these easily accessible and relatively cheap fast-food options are detrimental to student...

Politicians Must Be Held to Same Standards

Jane Maiocco, Staff Writer

January 8, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Allegations of sexual assault and harassment have sacked the careers of powerful men in recent months. News anchor Charlie Rose fell at CBS, PBS, and Bloomberg. Producer Harvey Weinstein toppled at the Weinstein Company. Lauer...

Trump’s Recognition of Jerusalem Counterproductive

Samuel Ganten, Editor

January 4, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The White House recently formally recognized the city of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and has committed moving the U.S. embassy to the city. Seeking to appease Israel and shore up support from his base, President Trump has...

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