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Stereotype Perpetuation

    The new administration and its current policies aimed at illegal immigrants hailing from Mexico are perplexing and unwarranted.     Money spent on policing the roundup of so many people and the preposterous building of the border wall could be ...

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Real people break stereotypes – there’s nothing wrong with that

Lately on social media, there seems to be this trend of showing pictures of mildly attractive men and women doing mundane things, with text over them arbitrarily calling them “real” men or women. These photos are ridiculous. There is no ...

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New program to help undocumented students

When it comes to supporting undocumented students there are many options, both within the campus and outside sources. Fresno State’s new Dream Outreach Center will help around 600 undocumented students. The functions of the center will be divided between outreach ...

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Stewart leaves my ‘daily’ life

Jon Stewart announced Tuesday that he’ll be stepping down from his faux anchor chair bringing his 16-year career at the helm of “The Daily Show” to an end. When he does, he’ll not only be remembered as a court jester ...

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Mormons come out in support of LGBT

A day I didn’t think would ever come in my lifetime arrived Tuesday. The Mormon church announced its support of the LGBT community on anti-discrimination legislation. “This appeal for a balanced approach between religious and gay rights does not represent ...

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With liberty and Obama for all

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The elephants’ stampede: Republicans take control of Senate

  Republicans now control both houses of Congress as they gained at least 7 seats and control of the Senate and tightened their grasp on the House. While most experts predicted a Republican power swing, few models had such drastic ...

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Obama administration is responsible for ISIS

By: Daniel Gai Political Science Major While I usually enjoy reading the articles in The Collegian, I must take issue with Mr. Pope’s remarks regarding ISIS and U.S. “democracy.” Not only is Mr. Pope wrong, he’s stupid and I mean ...

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Your hatred: It’s a choice

For the first time ever, if you’re living in the United States, there is a more than 50 percent chance that you’re living in an area where same-sex marriage is legal. People are saying that this “momentum” will carry the ...

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Obama to detail ISIS strategy in speech

Don Lee and W.J. Hennigan contributed to this report / Los Angeles Times (MCT) President Barack Obama plans to address the nation today to outline a broader offensive against Sunni militants in the Middle East, a move welcomed by a ...

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Obama offers drought assistance in first trip to Central Valley

President Barack Obama wrapped up his visit to the Fresno area Friday evening after meeting with farmers and local leaders to address California’s historic drought. “Today, we’re here to talk about the resource that’s keeping more and more California’s farmers ...

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Obama arrives in Fresno

Obama arrived in Fresno at 2:39 p.m today, briefly appearing before media at Fresno Yosemite International Airport before boarding Marine One for his next stop in Firebaugh. With him were Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, Democratic Sens. Dianne Feinstein and ...

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President visits valley to addresses drought

President Barack Obama will make his first visit to the Central Valley today, bringing a posse of politicians with him to talk about California’s record-breaking drought. According to the U.S. Drought Monitor, 91.6 percent of California is experiencing severe to ...

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Obama to visit Fresno

The White House announced Feb. 7 that President Barack Obama plans to visit Fresno on Friday to talk about California’s record-breaking drought. Details from the White House as to the location and time of the event in the upcoming days. ...

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Obama: ‘America will not stand still’

President Barack Obama announced he will “not stand still” in combating America’s growing income inequality gap during his State of the Union Address Tuesday night. “Today, after four years of economic growth, corporate profits and stock prices have rarely been ...

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President Obama’s credibility dilemma

Our president, secretary of state and those who agree with them are fools. 

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Local Republicans take in wins, losses

As news of President Barrack Obama’s re-election was projected there were silence at the Republican watch party. But on a local scale, Republican Jim Patterson was elected to the State Assembly District 23. Click here for the full article.

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