The United States has pushed the idea of one person, one vote. Making it clear that every person’s vote holds weight and should be respected, even if they use it to protest.
Opeds that go here have to do with politics. Commentary about people in office, people who run for office, commentary on legislation, commentary on government jobs, etc. This category is for both local and national politics.
John Bolton’s accusations of Trump are damning, Republican’s blocking of his testimony even more so.
Workers seeking signatures in support of legislation are being too aggressive with students on campus.
Assembly Bill 5’s attempt to protect freelancers hurts them instead, and California needs to ditch the bill ASAP
Things are slowly but surely getting worse. And even though it’s hard we need to make sweeping changes sooner rather than later.
The ubiquity of the internet defines the previous decade’s politics and gave rise to “The Twitter President.”
Even though prisoners are being punished for crimes, they shouldn’t be forced onto the front lines of disasters.
Three people were murdered Oct. 29 in Long Beach in a senseless act of violence. It’s time we talked facts about guns.
Most massive acts of violence are perpetrated by fatherless men. It is the lack of male role models, not the abundance of guns, that is causing massacres.
Mass shootings aren’t going to stop but maybe we can try the easiest solution.