Letter to the Editor:Response to “Armenian Community Needs Focus”

Aram Sassounian

May 1, 2013

Filed under Letter to the Editor, Opinion

Dear Editor, This is a response to an article written by Agnessa Kasumyan in the April 3rd Edition of the El Vaquero, titled: “The Armenian Community Needs Focus.” On behalf of the Armenian Students Association (ASA), I...

Americans Need to Kick Addiction to Meat

Monica Terada, Staff Writer

April 3, 2013

Filed under Opinion

In a small American city of green trees and fresh air, a suburban house dweller, Bob, heaves himself out of bed and drags his rump into the kitchen. Greasy bacon strips sizzle on the grill. Bob throws the bacon on a plate ful...

Feminist Ideals Unfairly Misunderstood

Agnessa Kasumyan, Staff Reporter

March 19, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Tell people you support equality for women and they just might hear you out. Tell them you’re a feminist and suddenly you’re a ball-busting, bra-burning, baby killer with a deep-rooted hatred for men. A common misconception...

Journalism Today

Agnessa Kasumyan, El Vaquero Staff Writer

March 7, 2013

Filed under Opinion

There are several words in the English language that you can’t say without expecting to see scandalized faces or multiple eye rolls. Sadly, “journalist” or “journalism” are prominently among them. Telling people you’re...

Electronics Top El Vaquero’s Gift Guide

Chris Rodd, Staff Writer

December 6, 2012

Filed under Features, Opinion

Running out of gift ideas for your friends? Figuring out what to nudge your loving family into getting you? Take a peek at El Vaquero’s guide to all the gizmos and gadgets you’ll ever need. At least until the holidays roll...

Politicians Need to Addresss Global Warming

Agnessa Kasumyan, Staff Writer

November 14, 2012

Filed under Opinion

In the horserace that has been dubbed “The Presidential Election,” both Republican candidate Mitt Romney and incumbent Barack Obama made promises to improve the economy, yet did not address the one issue that will prove grossly...

Swing States Get the Blues

Sal Polcino, Staff Writer

November 14, 2012

Filed under Opinion

Seven of the nine swing states turned blue giving President Barack Obama the electoral votes needed to remain in office for the next four years. The popular vote, however, was too close for comfort. Obama won by a mere 2 percent....

El Vaq Endorses President Obama for Re-Election

El Vaquero Staff

October 31, 2012

Filed under Opinion

PRESIDENT OF UNITED STATES President Barack Obama has proven that he has college students’ best interests by expanding Pell Grants to help low-income students afford college, reforming health care to allow children to remain...

Students Need to Get Out and Vote!

Sal Polcino, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2012

Filed under Opinion

Attention all California college students; there are two really scary events on the horizon: Halloween is tonight and in six days, the general election. Everyone knows that All Hallows Eve is meant to be terrifying, but not...

Women Lose if GOP Wins Election

Chantal Bevard, Staff Writer

October 31, 2012

Filed under Opinion

The election on Nov. 6 is not about appearances or political agenda. This election is about the real issues, but isn’t just about the economy and healthcare, it’s about women’s rights. If Republican candidate Mitt Romney...

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