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Occupy L.A.’s carnival of the bizarre

Occupy L.A.’s carnival of the bizarre

On Nov. 23 I ventured into the city with a few friends. As I walked down Spring Street we noticed the now infamous Occupy L.A. camp on the south side of City Hall and decided to pay a visit.

Commentary: La Verne students must be proactive

<i>Commentary</i>: La Verne students must be proactive

Last week I had the pleasure of meeting with President Devorah Lieberman, Vice Provost Homa Shabahang and ASULV President Nick Sloot to discuss the 6.5 percent tuition increase.

Commentary: Cutting loan program would hurt, not help

<i>Commentary</i>: Cutting loan program would hurt, not help

Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul promised that he would cut the federal budget by $1 trillion if he is elected president.

Commentary: Music industry is hitting a sour note

<i>Commentary</i>: Music industry is hitting a sour note

Anybody who knows me personally knows that I take my music very seriously. I keep my collection of almost 2,600 songs on my iPod, which is constantly in my pocket or sitting right in front of me.

Commentary: Smokers have rights too

<i>Commentary</i>: Smokers have rights too

Not too long ago the University of La Verne adopted a policy which would further restrict where smokers could smoke. The policy, which will be enforced on Jan. 1, will restrict smokers to lighting up in parking lots.

Commentary: Gays have the civil right to marry

<i>Commentary</i>: Gays have the civil right to marry

Although there was nothing close to it on the Nov. 2 ballot, gay marriage is still an issue that must be dealt with. And by that I mean it should be legalized. The fact of the matter is there is no real argument against legalizing gay marriage.

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