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The Cut to Planned Parenthood

Miranda Martinez, Cactus Writer

March 22, 2017

Filed under Editorial & Opinion, Politics

As far as Planned Parenthood is concerned, I'm pro-life. I'm totally against abortion, having to do with Planned Parenthood. But millions and millions of women -- cervical cancer, breast cancer -- are helped by Planned Parenthood....

Troubles Brewing in the Trump Administration

Kamille Ritchie, Cactus Editor

March 22, 2017

Filed under Editorial & Opinion, Politics

More unsettling news drifts from the Trump administration. It seems the nation can’t go a week without hearing something questionable our President has done. The weekend of President’s day, I heard some troubling news on my...

Cultural Connection

Miranda Martinez, Cactus Writer

March 22, 2017

Filed under Culture Connection, Editorial & Opinion, Politics

Water protectors at Standing Rock, who have fought construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline, were surrounded by militarized police forces. They faced an evacuation order that the state of North Dakota and Army Corps of Engineers...

Banned From Our Homes

Miranda Martinez, Cactus Writer

March 22, 2017

Filed under Editorial & Opinion, News & Events, Politics

President Trump’s ban on immigration of citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries ran into, at least, a temporary roadblock the night of January 28th. A U.S. District judge in Brooklyn granted an emergency stay, sought by...

Loss of Maternity Benefits for Mother and Child

Miranda Martinez, Cactus Writer

February 13, 2017

Filed under News & Events, Politics

With the dismantling of Obamacare many benefits for both children, teens, adults and even mothers’ and infants are being cut. Hundreds of people are going to be losing benefits such as doctor visits and affordable medication....

Reeducation

Dominic Savana, Cactus Editor

February 13, 2017

Filed under Editorial & Opinion, Education, Politics

The Senate deliberated the appointment of Betsy DeVos to be Secretary of Education over the past three weeks. Never has a nominee for the Secretary of Education been so unqualified to run the American public education system....

Political Pulse

Dominic Savana, Cactus Editor

February 13, 2017

Filed under Editorial & Opinion, Political Pulse, Politics

In the contemporary American political landscape, flubs seem to become memes at light speed. Aside from the litany of ridiculous statements our president makes every five minutes, every few years a slip in the lexicon of a poli...

A Shaky Start for President Trump

Kamille Ritchie, Cactus Editor

February 13, 2017

Filed under Editorial & Opinion, Politics

In the last edition, some might describe my editorial as a product resulting from the aftermath of the election. This is true, I said some things about President Trump I’m not particularly proud of. [I’m sure I’m not the...

DREAMers in Limbo

DREAMers in Limbo

February 13, 2017

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