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Editorial: Forget the mystery, express women’s history

Editorial: Forget the mystery, express women’s history

March 8

Though we have a full month dedicated to the accomplishments of strong, powerful women throughout history, there is still an overwhelming lack of repre...

Editorial: Society needs to stand up against rape culture

Editorial: Society needs to stand up against rape culture

February 23

While couples celebrated Valentine’s Day, dedicated members of the Santa Rosa community gathered at Old Courthouse Square to march towards Santa Rosa...

Editorial: Pushing the boundaries of a nation’s trust

Editorial: Pushing the boundaries of a nation’s trust

February 9

A common perception persists among the nation’s informed public: consistently declining trust in federal and state government officials.   While ...

Editorial

Editorial

December 10

Surprise! Sometimes college students drink alcohol when they’re not supposed to. In what amounts to predictable circumstances, an inappropriate use of alcoh...

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Editorial

November 16

A paradox hangs over this country. The United States, the wealthiest nation on Earth, has more capital in its economy than any point in history, yet income...

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Editorial

October 27

Every fall, Columbus Day controversy stirs a national conversation about the ugly legacy of European colonization. This evaluation does more than address p...

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Editorial

October 13

Any morning visit Monday through Thursday will expose a glaring transportation problem at this college. Thousands of students from the reaches of the North ...

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Editorial

September 29

It comes down to one day every four years, the first Tuesday of November. Election Day. In one simple exercise, millions cast their preference for the ...

Editorial Sept.14

Editorial Sept.14

September 15

American college culture is at a critical point where adherence to political correctness threatens to undermine the sanctity of free speech, a supreme...

Editorial May 11

Editorial May 11

May 11

When Governor Jerry Brown signed the California DREAM Act in 2011, it was a step forward for the U.S. in terms of immigration reform. In 2012, the Oba...

Editorial April 27

Editorial April 27

April 27

Do you think America is the greatest country in the world? For today’s politicians, the answer to this question doesn’t reveal their reflections on Americ...

Editorial April 6

April 14

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The Santa Rosa Junior College Board of Trustees oversee everything at the college, from hiring the president to planning construction projects. Each of the seven board members represent a district in Sonoma County of about 70,000 people — except the Santa Rosa 3, 4 and 5 district, where three “at large” board members represent the district of 207,132 people collectively....

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