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Letter to the editor: April 26, 2010

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April 26, 2010

Harrison Leonard has quite an opinion with regard to same sex marriage.  He talks at length about the original definition of marriage.  But he does not tell us what that definition is.  Let's be intellectually honest.  Historically, marriage included the following: Men were allowed to marry more than one woman at the same...

CSUN wins 8th Annual Nutrition College Bowl

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April 25, 2010

For the second consecutive year, CSUN won the first place title in the 8th Annual Nutrition College Bowl, a game-show style competition that pits 11 teams of nutrition and dietetic students from universities up and down the West Coast against each other for a series of scholarships. The event was...

Staff editorial: Helping immigrants facing domestic abuse

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April 20, 2010

By the time we as news consumers read about domestic violence it’s usually after someone was seriously injured or killed. The camera crews roll in and knock on the neighbor’s doors and we hear the same comments from the shocked neighbor “Never in a million years would I have thought...he didn’t...

Thoughts On H8

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April 20, 2010

Harrison Leonard Contributing columnist I do not support same-sex marriage. This may come as quite a shock to CSUN students, many of who are likely unaware that a real live traditionalist walks among them. I am concerned that the bulk of the arguments you have heard in opposition to same-sex marriage are made in...

Recovering Catholic Speaks

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April 19, 2010

Aaron Helmbrecht Contributing reporter When I was in 5th grade my parents got divorced. My father remarried his secretary and my mother, essentially, remarried the Catholic Church. I chose to live with my mother, probably because years of watching Disney movies had programmed me to believe stepm...

This movie is really “Kick Ass”

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April 14, 2010

By John Michael Simko, contributing reporter Star rating: 5 out of 5 In recent years, graphic novels and comics have captured Hollywood with successful moneymaking films like “The Dark Knight,” “Sin City,” and “300.” As a result, dozens of graphic novels have been developed into highly-anticipated film...

Undocumented give certain states advantage

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April 14, 2010

Antoine Abou-Diwan contributing reporter Like any company that wishes to stay in business, our government needs to take an inventory on a regular basis. Using a short, 10-question form that asks basic questions like the number of residents per household, names, race and ethnicity, the 2010 census...

Common Sense: Whose Choice?

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April 12, 2010

Harrison Leonard Contributing columnist Until 1996 when she left to begin a ministry of her own, Norma McCorvey was an affiliate of Operation Rescue, a pro-life organization “dedicated to ending abortion in America.” McCorvey attracted all manner of media attention when her membership with ...

Letter to the editor: Apr. 12, 2010

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April 12, 2010

Dear editor: In your March 23rd issue, Staff Writer Susan Murray suggests that specified “staff” parking spaces should be eliminated and parking given on a “first come, first served basis.” Her frustration at seeing unused staff spaces at a time when it’s difficult to find an open space...

Letter to the editor: Apr. 12, 2010

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April 12, 2010

Dear editor, In these tumultuous times college students are pessimistic about the future and why shouldn’t they be? In the case of California the state is broke, cutting spending on education, and employment does not seem likely upon graduation. Our governor is laughing it up at the Grammy’s and...

Unbridled greed no friend to dire times

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April 12, 2010

Antoine Abou-Diwan Contributing reporter In an address to American Society of Newspaper Editors in 1925, President Calvin Coolidge said, “The chief business of the Americ an people is business.” This succinct statement defined America’s strengths for decades.  Unfortunately, the idea be...

Incongruity

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March 30, 2010

An Oviatt library patron stretches out on a break in front of her study station. Daniel Zafran / Contributing Photographer...

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