Tuesday, September 18





‘Salad bowl’ multiculturalism serves a purpose

‘Salad bowl’ multiculturalism serves a purpose By Baback Gabbay In the Jan. 30 viewpoint, "Don’t deny it: stereotypes exist at UCLA," Shari Missaghi gave a poignant account of her experiences with individuals of various ethnicities throughout her life. Read more...


Minimum wage increase: will it protect or harm?

Minimum wage increase: will it protect or harm? Is the State of the Union Address over yet? I thought it might never end, but then I guess any President who sees his relevance to America’s future diminishing daily would probably want to linger on, clinging onto the bully pulpit as long as possible . Read more...


Restructuring the face of the American identity

Restructuring the face of the American identity They held it high, gripping the edges of the flag tightly as they marched down the streets. For these high school students, the potential passage of Proposition 187 scared them enough to walk out of their classes this fall and to use all of their power ­ their voices, their passion and the Mexican flag ­ to protest the bill. Read more...