Articles by The Editorial Board


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Read it, check it and repeat : Fake News

As college students, and, hopefully, participants in democracy, it is important to become and remain informed citizens. However, there have always been those seeking to misinform, mislead, deceive, and pervert the truth to suit their message. Some may remember the infamous “Pizzagate” incident at a Washington D.C. pizzeria in Dec. 2016, which is a prime…

Humanity needs discourse to fully prosper

The fight for free speech has been at the forefront of discussions at campuses across the country, gracing the tops of administrative meeting agendas and forming conversations between politically diverse students. Disagreements, much like reflex reactions, are inevitable. The key is to approach disagreements in a peaceful, respectful manner instead of with violence, as we…

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Opinion: Duck and cover: College prepares for quake drill

Any day now. Seismologists suggest Californians are long overdue for a devastating “big one,” and Citrus College students and faculty must act fast to prepare for a high-magnitude earthquake. There will be a campuswide emergency practice drill on Oct. 19 here at Citrus. The San Andreas Fault is one of the most dangerous earthquake hotspots…

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Where are the recycling bins?

Citrus College recycles paper, cardboard, batteries, uorescent lamp tubes, used motor oil, printer and copier toner cartridges. Yet after students nish their drinks from vending machines, there are no recycling bins for them to throw their bottles. Throughout the day, the trash cans become filled to the brim with plastic bottles, one of the worst…