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Editorial: Police brutality not OK in Lemos’ case

Editorial: Police brutality not OK in Lemos’ case

April 28, 2016

A recent police brutality case involving a Santa Rosa Junior College student sparked a heated discussion, prompting Sonoma County residents to question w... Read more »

Just the tip: The final frontier?

Just the tip: The final frontier?

April 28, 2016

Our culture continues to shun the butthole. Yet this taboo part of the body is often the main focus of people’s sexual fantasies and is glorified in ... Read more »

Racial and religious prejudice in America: Middle-Eastern student experiences stereotypes

Racial and religious prejudice in America: Middle-Eastern student experiences stereotypes

April 28, 2016

I am Palestinian. I am American. My family is Muslim. Over the years I have come to realize I am in a world where I constantly have to defend my family’s cu... Read more »

North Carolina’s bathroom bill: HB2 law discriminates against transgenders

North Carolina’s bathroom bill: HB2 law discriminates against transgenders

April 28, 2016

Gender-neutral restrooms are a reality at Santa Rosa Junior College, but in states like North Carolina, using the restroom or locker room for the gende... Read more »

Big fat lies: Body size does not predict health

Big fat lies: Body size does not predict health

April 28, 2016

Take it from me, there’s not a fat person alive in this country, from infant to ancient, who hasn’t been told they should lose weight to be healthy... Read more »

An examination into the war and refugee crisis in Syria

An examination into the war and refugee crisis in Syria

April 23, 2016

On Sept. 2, 2015, 3-year-old Alan Kurdi drowned after his Syrian family tried to cross the Mediterranean Sea from Turkey to nearby Cyprus. A picture of... Read more »

Minimum wage vs. maximum profits

Minimum wage vs. maximum profits

April 12, 2016

A minimum wage increase to $15 sounds great to Santa Rosa Junior College students who make low wages and can barely scrape by. Yet the issue is more comp... Read more »

Just the tip: From kinky to casual talk

Just the tip: From kinky to casual talk

April 12, 2016

“Oh baby, f*** me harder! Oh! Oh!!” Phrases like this are probably what you think of when dirty talk comes up. A big-breasted, overly eye-lined ... Read more »

Obesity: Learn to make the change

Obesity: Learn to make the change

April 12, 2016

Science Journal The Lancet recently published a conclusive study revealing shocking statistics about the global obesity epidemic. According to the d... Read more »

Grief and guilt: The pain of long goodbyes

Grief and guilt: The pain of long goodbyes

April 12, 2016

In early January this year my father chose to go into hospice care at home. As his only child, I’m his primary caretaker. No one expects the loss of a loved... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Shorter semesters

Letter to the Editor: Shorter semesters

April 12, 2016

After several years of study at Santa Rosa Junior College, it’s grown apparent to me that this institution is different from the average university or... Read more »

Editorial: Forget the mystery, express women’s history

Editorial: Forget the mystery, express women’s history

March 8, 2016

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