Letters to the Editor

Letters to the editor are opeds from outside people that are given to the 49er to run.

Letters to the Editor-Forty-Niner BLR coverage

Report needed more “No” quotes I am writing to compliment you on most of your coverage of the Beach Legacy Referendum this past week or so. This was and will continue to be an important issue for the campus to decide. Particularly essential were the questions your reporting raised about[Read More…]

Letter to the editor

I’ve come to read hundreds of articles each year about the abuse of foreign teenagers in the United States. Rarely do I come across a writer who writes with such true grit, truth and accuracy as Jean Kim accomplished in her, ‘Foreign students made sex slaves’ appearing in the March[Read More…]

Letters to the editor-BLR = Being Literally Ruined!

Is the Beach Legacy Referendum really self-explanatory? Who does this referendum benefit? The answer is obvious; it will mainly profit Cal State Long Beach athletes. However, whose pockets will this affect? The BLR will distress everyone currently enrolled or planning to enroll. How many are prepared to pay a fee[Read More…]

Letters to the Editor

ASSA went wrong way with protest I am a student at Cal State Long Beach, and am half white (Irish) and half African American. I was appalled at what I saw on the front page of the Daily Forty-Niner on Wednesday, Feb. 25. Claiming that the California State University system[Read More…]

Letter to the editor-Marijuana laws draconian

Marijuana prohibition has done little other than burden millions of otherwise law-abiding citizens with criminal records. The University of Michigan’s Monitoring the Future Study reports that lifetime use of marijuana is higher in the United States than any European country, yet America is one of the few Western countries that[Read More…]

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