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America can’t cut ties with foreign partners

America can’t cut ties with foreign partners

Justin Som, Staff Writer

June 1, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Trade deals, immigration, and alliances -- those are the three bonds that bind America to the rest of the world. Whether it is for better or worse, these relationships cannot be erased. They will last for as long as the United States and other countries exist. That's a lesson that needs to be...

Urgency ordinance restricts marijuana usage

Urgency ordinance restricts marijuana usage

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016


Filed under News

The legalization of marijuana has hit yet another obstacle. On Nov. 1, San Jose City Council adopted an urgency ordinance prohibiting marijuana usage prior to the upcoming election on Nov. 8. The ballot includes Proposition 64. If passed by a majority vote, this proposition that would allow adults...

Pro-marijuana activists smoke in protest

Pro-marijuana activists smoke in protest

Sarah Tocatlian, Staff Writer

April 8, 2016


Filed under News

On  April 2, hundreds of protesters openly smoked marijuana in front of the White House to bring attention to laws that send thousands to jail each year for possession of the drug. The activists had planned to parade a 51-foot inflatable joint to get President Obama to ease federal laws against marijuana. The Secret...

The truth about marijuana

The truth about marijuana

Tara Ebrahimpour, Staff Writer

December 11, 2013


Filed under Multimedia

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