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North America is heading toward marijuana legalization

Illustration of a map of the United States of America' colored in all black with a gray Marijuana leaf drawn on top of the map.

Sergio Monreal

November 17, 2015

When it comes to marijuana legalization, the United States is stuck between two immovable forces. Canada has recently elected a prime minister who favors the immediate legalization of marijuana. Additionally, Mexico’s Supreme Court has recently ruled that Mexican citizens can grow, possess and smoke ma...

Blindly staying in the Middle East is our new approach to foreign policy

(Alexei Druzhinin/Russian Presidential Press and Information Office/Tass/Abaca Press/TNS)

Sergio Monreal

October 27, 2015

How does U.S. foreign policy affect the typical CSUN student? Well, you are stuck with the bill: approximately $4 to $6 trillion. Yes, your taxes for the coming decades, long after you graduate, will go towards paying for the catastrophic interventions by the United States. While running for President ...

How #feeltheBern goes up in flames

Supporter of Bernie Sanders 2016 cheer him on as he campaigns in Los Angeles.

Sergio Monreal

October 16, 2015

With the constant increase in tuition prices, college students are already feeling the burn in their wallet. But students, including many at CSUN, are feeling a different type of burn: one caused by a self-described socialist named Bernie Sanders. No one expected Sanders to capture this amount of...

Roll up! Roll up! The political circus is here to stay

(Robert Gauthier/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Sergio Monreal

September 22, 2015

It seems that the days of high political debate have long passed. To say that modern politics and political discourse have been degraded to a circus is a massive understatement. The Republican Party, which once produced such great presidents as Abraham Lincoln and Dwight D. Eisenhower, now seems to...

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