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Letters to the Editor

March 19, 2007

Education is a right and not a privilege Dear Editor: I would be most disagreeable in your "real world" of intolerance. In response to your article entitled "The liberal hippies at Berkeley need to look at the big picture..." I was shocked and appalled by the lack of compassion. In my opinion, the hippies aren't the only ones who need to look at the "big picture". I believe...

Vox Populi

Allan Candalore

December 12, 2006

Web responsibility goes both ways

Shanee Warden

December 12, 2006

By Shanee Warden City Times A 17-year-old girl is on Myspace and contacted by a man twice her age. She replies to his messages, tells him all sorts of personal information including her phone number and her favorite sexual position. The man states he would love to meet up and have sex in exchange for a new pair of shoes. She soon gets a phone call from him on her house phone....

Holiday spirit has been forgotten

Alex Sanders

December 12, 2006

By Alex Sanders University of Connecticut Daily Campus STORRS, Conn. - The news is more frequently containing stories about Christmas shoppers getting trampled or a shooting over a Playstation 3. As much as America plays host to Christmas pageants, movies, stories, plays and traditions, it seems that people are truly forgetting the spirit of Christmas. Families sit around...

VIEWPOINT

Gillespie, Julie

November 14, 2006

By JULIE GILLESPIE City Times Each day we come across new forms of discrimination. People are judged by their race, monetary class, gender, and job. These are things we see that most people deal with everyday, someone judges you for some reason most days. Then there are things that don't usually cross people's minds when thinking about discrimination, tattoos. People with...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

November 14, 2006

Dear Editor: RE: "Check your dome," Sept. 26 issue Thanks to Lizzie Lacey for her great coverage of the Sept. 14 "Kick-off" of the new City College/East Village Traffic Safety Project. As a City College student ambassador I welcome this project and was pleased that it is getting media attention. The purpose of this project is to prevent pedestrian and bicyclist traffic deaths...

EDITORIAL

October 31, 2006

City Times' Editorial Board believes that the upcoming election on November seventh is an important one, especially for those of us attending City College as it proposes Proposition N, an $870 million bond that will fund updated facilities on our campus. A yes vote on Prop N is a vote in support of the growing city college campuses around San Diego. Rising construction costs...

LIVE AND LEARN

Luis Bahena

October 31, 2006

It baffles me to know that the third World War can start any time in the up-coming years, or even months. I mean, World War III, yet still, I'm stuck at the Gap making what I consider to be a tough decision between faded jeans or the ripped jeans. It never ceases to surprise me on how little I know on what's currently going on in the world. Sure, I've heard of the war that's...

VIEWPOINT

Sophia Herman, Sophia Herman, and Lauren Ciallella

October 31, 2006

By SOPHIA HERMAN City Times Recently published in the City Times was an article entitled, "Women taking over: Do men even care?" It sent chills through my body as I read comments quoted by unnamed, chauvinistic men. For years women have been fighting for equality. That means to be seen as equal, not as a replacement to the male role but a contributor to the household. Women...

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