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Letter to the editor: Students for Justice in Palestine responds to social media critics

Letter to the editor: Students for Justice in Palestine responds to social media critics

State Hornet
March 28, 2017
Filed under Featured, Letters to the editor, Opinion

In this letter to the editor, Students for Justice in Palestine responds to a Facebook group called SJP Uncovered that has made posts critical of the Sacramento State club after The State Hornet reported on its proposal for school entities to divest from companies it finds to be unethical, such as Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase & Co. To the Editor...

Professor: Climate change science is still up for debate

Professor: Climate change science is still up for debate

State Hornet
March 2, 2017
Filed under Featured, Letters to the editor, Opinion

To the Editor: The State Hornet reported in January that Professor Joseph Palermo appeared on Tucker Carson’s Fox News program and that President Nelsen signed an open letter to President Trump. Both supported the Paris Climate Agreement. Combined with Governor Brown’s frequent news conferences on th...

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...

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...

Letter to the editor: Kristine Guerra from The Washington Post

Letter to the editor: Kristine Guerra from The Washington Post

State Hornet
November 22, 2016
Filed under Letters to the editor, Opinion

Having a university's campus paper located a half-hour walk away from campus is like having the Sacramento Bee in Stockton, or the San Francisco Chronicle in Berkeley. It does not make sense, and it won't work. A campus paper that writes about student life should be located on campus, just as a metro news...

Letter to the editor: Jim Bolt

Letter to the editor: Jim Bolt

State Hornet
November 22, 2016
Filed under Letters to the editor, Opinion

To Sacramento State Administration and Facilities Management: The Hornet is an indispensable part of the campus community (and beyond).  Ease of access to campus facilities, events, staff, and administration are critical for student reporters.  In the age of digital media, it is imperative that campus...

Letter to the editor: Holly Heyser

Letter to the editor: Holly Heyser

State Hornet
November 22, 2016
Filed under Letters to the editor, Opinion

Dr. Nelsen: I’ve never been a fan of people who leave a job but continue to butt into its business, but what’s happening to The State Hornet compels me to speak up. As the former faculty adviser to (and much longer ago, news editor of) the Hornet, I can assure you that being centrally located is...

Letter to the editor: Anne Belden

Letter to the editor: Anne Belden

State Hornet
November 22, 2016
Filed under Letters to the editor, Opinion

Dear CSU Sacramento Decision Makers, As the journalism faculty adviser at Santa Rosa Junior College, I cannot emphasize enough the importance of locating a campus news office not only on campus but in the hub of campus activity. When working with my own administration on locations for the SRJC Oak ...

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