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Students reveal if politics are more important than their homework

students pictured sitting at desks in the Oviatt Library
Heidi Weinrich March 16, 2017

After the 2016 Presidential Election, students find it hard to decide what is more important to them, their homework or current political events. Chair of Elections for Associated Students, Jaelin Palmer,...

Dream Center will provide attorneys for students in fear of their future

Students sand together in protest of Trump's election
Ryan Mancini November 9, 2016

With the projection of Donald Trump to be the next President of the United States, Dreamers at CSUN are concerned for their wellbeing moving forward. The coordinator of the Dream Center Dario Fernandez...

Unlikely election results motivate students to vote

People shown voting
Ryan Mancini November 9, 2016

Prior to Election Day's surprising results, CSUN students found confidence in making it to the polls to vote for their preferred candidate."My vote is my vote," said Faith Vuong, 22, a finance major and...

Election month-down: with the October surprise comes overdue urgency

Trump and Clinton shake hands after debate
Ryan Mancini November 2, 2016

Well, it did get worse.For some reason, it took ridiculous comments made by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump 11 years ago to fundamentally break his campaign. This tape has been called the...

DC Society: Where does the Sanders campaign go now?

Photo shows DC Society logo with protesters
David Carter April 27, 2016

Since the beginning of Bernie Sander's campaign, he has addressed the issues that have been hurting the middle class and poor Americans for decades while trying to bring about what his supporters call...

Politics on campus brings different opinions

Image of a cartoon donkey, matador, and elephant
Genna Gold April 18, 2016

As the 2016 political race continues, US citizens are not thrilled with their options for president. "The way I see it, Hillary would keep the status quo, Trump would essentially have an authoritarian...

DC Society: It’s all about the superdelegates

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton shake hands
David Carter March 16, 2016

This Monday, I found myself watching two democratic town hall meetings for Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton. For those two hours, I watched as the candidates talked about the issues — specifically...

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,...

Poll: Who do you think won the Republican debate?

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz speaks at the North Texas Presidential Forum at Prestonwood Baptist Church Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015 in Plano, Texas. (Richard W. Rodriguez/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)
Contributor October 28, 2015

The 15 GOP candidates have joined again to debate one another on issues that need and "need" to be discussed. Candidates Bobby Jindal, George Pataki, Rick Santorum and Lindsey Graham will take part in...

How to be historically and culturally insensitive, featuring Dr. Ben Carson

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Kimiya Manoochehri October 21, 2015

Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson’s gentlemanly, soft-spoken demeanor and self-made American success story make him a compelling GOP candidate. Politico has deemed him a “superior outsider,” a rare...

Poll: Were you expecting Joe Biden to run for president?

Contributor October 21, 2015

Vice President Joe Biden announced today that he will not join the now four remaining Democratic candidates. After months of thought following the death of his son [who wished for Biden to run again after...

Not enough “Bern” and not ready for Hillary

Illustration by Nathalie Ramirez and Arianna Chiriff / Contributors
Nathalie Ramirez October 15, 2015

If you were expecting political clichés or mention of other countries as examples of free education or longer paid maternity leave, then watching CNN’s first Democratic presidential debate for 2016...

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