Budget cuts are SO yesterday

The Associated Students of Riverside Community College District Senate sponsored a rally on April 21 to protest the proposed budget cuts to education in California. At the rally there were picketers, live bands, food and speeches to help inform students of the effects the budget cuts may have on community colleges.

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JuicyCampus pushes the limits of free speech

From tabloid magazines to entertainment news, gossip has become a very profitable business. Most of the material is usually false and exaggerated. Just like in high school, everyone loves a piece of juicy gossip, whether it’s true or not. Tabloid magazines on the racks of check out lines in grocery stores often catch my eye, and I can’t resist peeking inside to read an article or two.

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Campus Police crackdown on illegal parking

The Riverside Campus Police and the Department of Motor Vehicles Enforcement Investigators have joined forces to monitor the illegal use of disabled parking at all three campuses in the Riverside Community College District. The collaboration was established to target the improper use of someone else’s disabled person parking placard that is issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles.

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An editor’s glimpse of Israel

If I learned anything in Israel, it’s that I know nothing. Before my trip to Israel, my knowledge of the conflict was limited – very limited. I knew that Israelis and Palestinians were fighting. There were bombs involved. That’s it. I wasn’t clear on exactly why there was a conflict, and I certainly didn’t have any idea about how to end it.

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