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Swans: loudest band on Earth

By Daniel DeMarco | Assistant Features Editor Somehow The Roxy Theatre, remained standing after September 10, 2014. The Hollywood venue hosted live performances by opening act, Carla Bozulich, and headlining…

Gender Roles

Gender as social construct

By Marlyn Rodriguez |Managing Editor| Patriarchy is defined as a system that grants power to men and oppresses women. Our society is male dominated, male identified and male centered. Although…

Melbourne Attempts World Record Ice Bucket Challenge

Ice bucket critics

By Marlyn Rodriguez |Managing Editor| The controversial ALS ice bucket challenge is the newest social media trend. July of this year, Pete Frates, former Boston College baseball player, announced he suffers…

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Comedian Doug Stanhope still amongst the elite

By Daniel DeMarco |Assistant Features Editor| While waiting for the show to begin, I ask my cousin Jesse Rojas, “How many people here do you think have no idea what…

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Environmental injustice: Low-income targets

By Marlyn Rodriguez |Managing Editor| People with lower economic status are exposed to different environmental surroundings that may be hazardous to their health. Cities surrounding the Interstate 710 freeway in…

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