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  • By Alexander Strada Sun executive editor Slackers beware; Governor Jerry Brown’s newest budget proposals for California community colleges could put a cinch in your five-year-plan. Beginning next fall, Brown wants […]

    Brown’s budget to impact students

    By Alexander Strada Sun executive editor Slackers beware; Governor Jerry Brown’s newest budget proposals for California community colleges could put a cinch in your five-year-plan. Beginning next fall, Brown wants […]

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  • By Alexander Strada Western Sun executive editor “Guns don’t kill people, people kill people.” We’ve all heard it, from every random Joe who thinks he’s really stumbled on something clever. […]

    Guns DO kill people

    By Alexander Strada Western Sun executive editor “Guns don’t kill people, people kill people.” We’ve all heard it, from every random Joe who thinks he’s really stumbled on something clever. […]

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  • By Alexander Strada Executive editor Except for in their victims, the term ‘nice guy’ tends to conjure an image of some respectful, chivalrous gentleman who loves you for you and […]

    No more Mr. Nice Guys

    By Alexander Strada Executive editor Except for in their victims, the term ‘nice guy’ tends to conjure an image of some respectful, chivalrous gentleman who loves you for you and […]

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  • By Alexander Strada Western Sun executive editor Whenever I buy something, I tend to assume that what I’ve bought belongs to me. However, a federal mandate that went into effect […]

    Your cell phone is no longer your own

    By Alexander Strada Western Sun executive editor Whenever I buy something, I tend to assume that what I’ve bought belongs to me. However, a federal mandate that went into effect […]

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  • By Alexander Strada Western Sun managing editor Last week, Chinese newspaper People’s Daily, a party-controlled mouthpiece for their authoritarian government, ran a story congratulating North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un […]

    We are all through the looking glass now

    By Alexander Strada Western Sun managing editor Last week, Chinese newspaper People’s Daily, a party-controlled mouthpiece for their authoritarian government, ran a story congratulating North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un […]

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  • By Alexander Strada Whenever I walk past a person on the street, I say something like, “Hey, how’s it going?” and their response is almost always a variation on the […]

    If you don’t use your mind, you’ll lose it

    By Alexander Strada Whenever I walk past a person on the street, I say something like, “Hey, how’s it going?” and their response is almost always a variation on the […]

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  • By Alexander Strada Western Sun managing editor This election made Colorado and Washington the first states in the country to approve measures decriminalizing the use of marijuana for adults over […]

    There can be no final victory in a war on drugs

    By Alexander Strada Western Sun managing editor This election made Colorado and Washington the first states in the country to approve measures decriminalizing the use of marijuana for adults over […]

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  • By Alexander Strada Sun managing editor Jan Brewer and the Arizona state government are at it again. Brewer signed the eerily named “Women’s Health and Safety Act” into law this […]

    Arizona government legislating from ‘Wonderland’

    By Alexander Strada Sun managing editor Jan Brewer and the Arizona state government are at it again. Brewer signed the eerily named “Women’s Health and Safety Act” into law this […]

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  • By Alexander Strada Sun managing editor Twenty-three-year old grocery store employee and ex-marine Terence Tyler of New Jersey brought a handgun and an assault rifle to work early last Friday […]

    Hating mass shooters is a waste of time and energy

    By Alexander Strada Sun managing editor Twenty-three-year old grocery store employee and ex-marine Terence Tyler of New Jersey brought a handgun and an assault rifle to work early last Friday […]

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  • By Alexander Strada Managing Editor The Republican National Convention unveiled their official 2012 party platform last week to alternating bloodthirsty cheers and sorrowful awe, depending on who you ask. The […]

    The RNC Platform is draconian and depraved

    By Alexander Strada Managing Editor The Republican National Convention unveiled their official 2012 party platform last week to alternating bloodthirsty cheers and sorrowful awe, depending on who you ask. The […]

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