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Commentary: No such thing as ‘American’ food

There is so much fighting occurring in the United States. The biggest struggle is how to secure our borders and maintain a fair procedure of obtaining citizenship.

Commentary: Media outlets: Stop objectifying women

<i>Commentary</i>: Media outlets: Stop objectifying women

Compared to past decades, women are now reaching new levels professionally as well as being further acknowledged for their capabilities and accomplishments. However, media outlets have been limiting the way women are represented intellectually by focusing on their looks and wardrobe in interviews.

Commentary: Confessions page strays from original purpose

<i>Commentary</i>: Confessions page strays from original purpose

By now most students have seen, or at least heard of, the ULV Confessions page on Facebook. After being banned twice, it looks like the third installment of the confessionals will be alive for a bit longer due to stricter regulations set by the anonymous administrator.

Commentary: Food freedoms in jeopardy

<i>Commentary</i>: Food freedoms in jeopardy

We love to eat; let us not deny this. Everything we do gives us an excuse to eat and drink what we crave most. However, with diet-related health issues increasing, some health advocates have taken their concerns too far.

Commentary: Black history deserves more than a month

<i>Commentary</i>: Black history deserves more than a month

The 28 days of Black History Month are over. Now students can turn the page in their American history books and spend months learning about the industrial revolution and the cold war.

Commentary: Should we sacrifice social media or social justice?

<i>Commentary</i>: Should we sacrifice social media or social justice?

In the digital age, lawmakers struggle to retain our right to speak freely, but they now find themselves caught in an even more difficult spot: How to address the dilemma of cyber bullying.

Commentary: #Do #not #hashtag #everything

<i>Commentary</i>: #Do #not #hashtag #everything

I wish the Soviet Union still existed and the communists forced people to ration their hashtags. Hashtags on social media are used to connect people but some people use hashtags all the time.

Respect the campus. RESPECT IT.

Respect the campus. RESPECT IT.

As a freshman at the University of La Verne, I was absolutely terrified and excited for what would happen in my four years here.

Commentary: Vegetarians are people, too

<i>Commentary</i>: Vegetarians are people, too

In most universities, there are always students complaining about the food in their dining halls. At the University of La Verne, there is no exception. Complaints about flavor, preparation and lack of variety are always mentioned and sometimes worked on, but one thing that is never changing is the lack of options for vegetarians.

Sleep paralysis, leave me alone

Sleep paralysis, leave me alone

It is 3 a.m. and the room is dark. My dog begins to bark. I open my eyes and stare at a dark figure standing by my feet. I try to shout but nothing comes out and when I try to move, I am frozen. My heartbeat accelerates and all I can think about is getting up but since I can’t, I just lay there hoping it will all soon fade away.

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