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EDITORIAL: Don’t feed the trolls

EDITORIAL: Don’t feed the trolls

State Hornet
February 23, 2017
Filed under Featured, Opinion / Editorials

Conservatives on campus deserve better representation than the childish trolling that the Sacramento State College Republicans have had to offer over the past several weeks. This all started on Feb. 2 when about 10 members of the College Republicans decided several times — with a phone video in ha...

EDITORIAL: Campus deserves answers on lead

EDITORIAL: Campus deserves answers on lead

State Hornet
February 15, 2017
Filed under Featured, Opinion / Editorials

Ten percent of Sacramento State’s fountains and sinks remain untested for lead, and the administration and its hired consultant have been avoiding answering questions about when they will be tested and even where they are located. If the students, faculty and staff are to have confidence that t...

Letter to the editor: Hate speech ‘must be shut down’

Letter to the editor: Hate speech ‘must be shut down’

State Hornet
February 13, 2017
Filed under Letters to the editor, Opinion

To the Editor: I was not surprised that the editorial “Don't become an enemy of free speech, no matter how hateful it is” ended with a quote from Winston Churchill, a man whose white supremacist views have been brushed aside so that history, and this editorial, may now call him a “great lea...

EDITORIAL: Don’t become an enemy of free speech, no matter how hateful it is

EDITORIAL: Don’t become an enemy of free speech, no matter how hateful it is

State Hornet
February 9, 2017
Filed under Featured, Opinion / Editorials

The president of the Sacramento State College Republicans demanded that school President Robert Nelsen and ASI President Patrick Dorsey resign if they did not denounce a riot that broke out at UC Berkeley on Feb. 1 in response to a visit by right-wing blogger Milo Yiannopoulos. The demand came shor...

Letter to the editor: Sac State protesters must ‘persist’ in opposing Trump

Letter to the editor: Sac State protesters must ‘persist’ in opposing Trump

State Hornet
February 6, 2017
Filed under Letters to the editor, Opinion

An open letter to the State Hornet, At Thursday’s demonstration I saw the best of what our country and campus can be. As I stood among the demonstrators in the library quad, I saw individuals from all walks of life standing together in opposition to the unconstitutional, and asinine edicts coming...

Letter to the editor: College Republicans should also condemn ‘bigotry and hate’

Letter to the editor: College Republicans should also condemn ‘bigotry and hate’

State Hornet
February 4, 2017
Filed under Letters to the editor, Opinion

Mason Daniels, You quoted a great man at the end of your statement directed at Patrick Dorsey and President Nelsen, but ironically so. Mr. Daniels, allow me to say that quoting a man who led the Civil Rights Movement, who stood on one foot amongst opposition, who marched on Washington to demand equa...

Letter to the editor: Nelsen, Dorsey should condemn Berkeley riots or resign

Letter to the editor: Nelsen, Dorsey should condemn Berkeley riots or resign

State Hornet
February 3, 2017
Filed under Letters to the editor, Opinion

President Nelsen and ASI President Dorsey, During the last couple of months both of you have been very vocal on political events across this nation. You have stated your own opposition to: President Trump, his policies, and you have even gone so far as to attack the modern conservative movement as a w...

EDITORIAL: Colleges and students must resist Trump’s actions

EDITORIAL: Colleges and students must resist Trump’s actions

State Hornet
February 2, 2017
Filed under Featured, Opinion / Editorials

The nation has gone from “we’ll see what happens” to “what do we do now?” After President Donald Trump signed a ban on all refugee admission, as well as travel from seven predominantly Muslim countries on Friday — leading to the unlawful detention of valid green card holders in U.S. air...

EDITORIAL: Time is running out on Obamacare

EDITORIAL: Time is running out on Obamacare

State Hornet
January 30, 2017
Filed under Featured, Opinion / Editorials

A cloud of uncertainty hangs over the future of affordable healthcare as the country waits to see what President Trump and a Republican Congress have planned for the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Sacramento State students, and all Californians, should pay special attention to what decisions are made ...

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