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“These violent delights have violent ends”

Adreana Estigoy, Editor in chief

October 11, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinions, The View From Here

The wild, wild west is back, and it’s not a good thing. Unlike in “Westworld”, the popular HBO show that takes place in a Western setting, it has your run-of the-mill good cop-bad-cop narrative. This also includes mass death and chaos that is fictional and exciting, however; real death is not. It’s gross, and it’s...

The View From Here: Shameless in Legacy

Adreana Estigoy, Editor in Chief

September 29, 2017

Filed under Opinions, The View From Here

“If you would not be forgotten as soon as you are dead, either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” - Benjamin Franklin These words, spoken by a man who was the voice of his time reflect thought beyond his years. This is also good advice to follow. Sometimes we do need to stop and think, “Who...

Don’t Blame it on Becky

Adreana Estigoy, Editor in Chief

September 15, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinions, The View From Here

We tend to judge people based on what language they speak and who they may or may not pray to based on their looks, and now, some go so far as to assume what someone’s individual political opinions are based on appearance. This is dangerous territory we’re in here, folks. It might be hard to cope with the realities...

Kaepernick knelt into free agency

Kaepernick knelt into free agency

September 1, 2017

With the start of the NFL season coming among Colin Kaepernick still remains a top story, despite not...

Hollywood could learn a lesson in portraying LGBT characters from comic books

Hollywood could learn a lesson in portraying LGBT characters from comic books

May 6, 2017

Name a famous LGBT comic book character. If you're a comic book fanatic, you can probably easily name...

Trump is not an ally of the L.G.B.T.

Trump is not an ally of the L.G.B.T.

April 19, 2017

The New York Times recently wrote an editorial on how President Donald Trump is not an ally of the LGBT...

Letter to the Editors: Teacher’s view on overflow classes

Rosie Bell, History Professor at Skyline

March 24, 2017

Filed under Columns, Letters to the Editor, Opinions

I am pleased to see the article, Students cause Overflow in Classes, in the March 2 issue of The Skyline View. I’d like to offer an assessment from a faculty member’s point of view. First, I do agree with the author of the article, that this is an issue that has consistently plagued us over the past years. I’ve taught...

The View from Here: Racism in the gay community

The View from Here: Racism in the gay community

March 23, 2017

You would think that the LGBT community, specifically the gay community, would feel less inclined to...

The View from Here: Politics is everywhere

The View from Here: Politics is everywhere

March 17, 2017

It's understandable to see the media constantly cover politics. In fact, it is encouraged that the media...

The View from Here: War against journalism

The View from Here: War against journalism

March 2, 2017

Journalism is under attack by Donald Trump's presidency, he is waging war against the media and has called...

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