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Blackface is never okay

November 11, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Opinions

Incidents This past Halloween, several people dressed up as NFL football player, Colin Kaepernick. One costume in particular though, consisted of a white man in blackface in a black wig, with a sign that said, “Will stand for money”. The sign was a reference to the NFL protesters kneeling during the national anthem about ...

Hands off my Birth Control

Hands off my Birth Control

October 27, 2017

Birth control just became more expensive with President Trump’s rollback of the Affordable Care Act...

Its time to talk about gun control

October 10, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Opinions

Gun control is once again the nation's topic of discussion after the Las Vegas massacre last week. White House press secretary Sarah Elizabeth Huckabee Sanders declared on the subject matter, "There's a time and place for a political debate, but now is the time to unite as a country." Now is precisely the time to talk about...

Donde esta la biblioteca?

Lauren Gozon

September 29, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Opinions

As paying college students, we are entitled to a place where we can study and access student resources late into the night. The Skyline library is a valuable tool that the student body has found resourceful for many years. But for students that wish to study until the crack of dawn, the library hasn’t been their number...

Skyline keeps dreams alive

September 15, 2017

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On September 5th, President Trump announced an executive order to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), putting the fate of 800,000 young undocumented adults into uncertainty. In Skyline College, some of our fellow students were deeply affected by this decision. President of Skyline College Dr. Regina Stanback...

Punishment for staff negligence

September 1, 2017

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“Education is the foundation of our democratic society. Thus, we are committed to a comprehensive diversity framework that promotes social justice throughout all, policies, procedures, and practices of the college.” In the Skyline College’s values statement it begins with these words which prides itself on its ethnic...

Editorial: Make women’s bathrooms great again

Editorial Board

May 6, 2017

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If you are a woman, you know that Skyline's women’s bathrooms have dispensers for feminine hygiene products. It is also known that they are all empty and have been for quite some time now. The same is true for our sister college, College of San Mate Sure, feminine hygiene products are available for free at the nurse’s...

P.E. classes aren’t going to help me in the future

P.E. classes aren’t going to help me in the future

April 19, 2017

Most college students want to get in and get out of school. They want to get into their fields of interest...

Editorial: Preparing your lunch at home can save you a lot of money

Editorial: Preparing your lunch at home can save you a lot of money

March 23, 2017

College is already expensive with textbooks, supplies, transportation and housing. Food expenses become...

Students cause overflow in classes

Students cause overflow in classes

March 1, 2017

It happens at the beginning of every semester. You walk into your English, math and science classes that...

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