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Keeping kids out of cages


Madison Parsley

January 21, 2020

San Fernando Valley community members huddle wall to wall, willing to sit on the floor or stand in the hallways of a small human service agency in hopes of finding a solution that will put a stop to the looming fear of a migrant children's center that could soon be placed in the heart of Arleta. V...

The Journalism Department Has Lost its Way

A poster (Journalism)

Madison Parsley

December 4, 2019

I declared journalism as my major in 2017, and now I'm a senior in the department. A year after I declared, I started working at one of the only student-led publications at CSUN: The Sundial. It’s a shame that working for this publication wasn’t deeply encouraged by some of my professors. I ...

Smashing the Valley Girl Image

A female student in black t-shirt

Madison Parsley

September 4, 2019

The Valley Girl as defined in '80s pop culture is typically a ditzy white blonde that can be found in the local mall because OMG, it’s like, totally bitchin’. With a stereotype that is drowning in materialism and airheadedness, it is not only an insult to female intelligence but grossly un...

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