Friday, December 14

Race-based program still necessary

Letter to the EditorRace-based program still necessary Editor: This is in response to Sonja Gedeon’s Oct. 3 column. Although she affirms support of affirmative action, her arguments actually undermine the program. Read more...


Letters

Letter to the editor: Box maniaBox mania Editor:Well, we see once again what wonderful, thoughtful, responsible, civic-minded persons attend this school. What I really want to say is too tangential, albeit relevant in explaining the serious defect in the philosophy of many on campus. Read more...


The struggle for balance

By J.D. WhitlockSummer Bruin Columnist A recent poll taken by Gen X group Third Millennium found that almost twice as many 18- to 34-year-olds believe in UFOs as believe in the long-term existence of Social Security. Read more...



Televised police chase lifts head out of sand

By Monica SerafinSummer Bruin Columnist "Police led on car chase from Pacific Avenue and Brighton Street in Burbank" – CLICK – "Uh, it appears that the third wheel is missing, but it is possible that this truck is a dually and might have another one" – CLICK – "We’re not sure if there’s one or two passengers, but two shots have been fired at police from the left side" – CLICK – "For the past hour police have been on pursuit of this battered delivery truck, and have done a fine job protecting innocent drivers from possible collisions" – CLICK – "It appears that the police have some specific strategy as to protect …" June 16 marked the one year anniversary of O.J. Read more...



‘The Perez Family’ is by no means ‘Mi Familia’

‘The Perez Family’ is by no means ‘Mi Familia’ By David Aguilar Two Latino-themed family oriented films were recently released at the box office: one, the brilliant portrayal of Chicano culture in the barrio, Mi Familia, and the other, The Perez Family, the story of two Cuban refugees who come to Miami during the 1980 Mariel boat lift. Read more...