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2020 presidential election list continues to grow

2020 presidential election list continues to grow

Natalia Pallas, highlights contributor

March 22, 2019

With presidential elections only a year away, many Democrats have come up to announce their running in the 2020 presidential race in hopes of denying President Donald Trump a second term. What may seem as one of the longest lists of liberal candidates running — 14 declared and dozens considering a campai...

Bernie Sanders for President…again?

Bernie Sanders for President…again?

Melanie Nunez, highlights contributor

March 22, 2019

United States Senator Bernie Sanders recently announced that he will be entering the 2020 presidential race and neither him nor his supporters have shown any sign of discouragement following his 2016 defeat. In the 24 hours following his announcement, his campaign raised nearly $6 million in donations ...

Castro Family’s Reign of Cuba Comes to an End

Castro Family’s Reign of Cuba Comes to an End

Jesse Zambrano, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018

The Castro family, which had been in power in Cuba for over fifty years, ended their time in the political limelight when Raul Castro announced he would be stepping down as president of the country on April 19. Miguel Diaz-Canel, Castro's vice-president, has been named the successor. Castro has, however,...

A Week of Trump

A Week of Trump

Natalia Torres, Staff Writer

February 2, 2017

Less than a week into his term, President Trump has signed at least 12 executive orders dealing with issues such as immigration and abortion. Perhaps the four most controversial executive orders passed under the Trump Administration have been the signing of an anti-abortion policy and anti-immigration...

Hispanic Voters: The “Trump” Card in This Election

Hispanic Voters: The “Trump” Card in This Election

Mia Galex, Staff Writer

November 9, 2016

Hispanics are the largest growing ethnic group in the United States. The hispanic population has increased 43 percent between 2000 and 2010, and as of 2014, 17 percent of the U.S., or 55 million people, classify as Latino.  These increasing demographics are bound to have a large impact on the election...

Clinton versus Trump: The Final Showdown

Clinton versus Trump: The Final Showdown

Natalia Torres, Staff Writer

October 20, 2016

On Oct. 19, at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump faced off in the final grueling 90-minute presidential debate of the 2016 election.  In the short time that elapsed between the second and third debate, several women came forward publicly accusing Mr. Trump of sexual...

Haiti in Presidential Crisis

Haiti in Presidential Crisis

Mariam Ahumada, Staff Writer

February 19, 2016

On Sunday, Jan. 7, President Michel Joseph Martelly left Haiti in constitutional crisis when he ended his term without a successor. Martelly's resignation was brought on by civilian riots demanding a resolutions to his decision to postpone presidential elections twice in the past years. Michel Martelly's f...

Trump’s Performance Not so Funny

Trump’s Performance Not so Funny

Natalie De La Rosa, Staff Writer

November 24, 2015

Our Rating: C The runner-up Republican candidate for president, Donald Trump, appeared on Saturday Night Live (SNL) on Nov. 7, 2015. Trump was said to have not played the role of a clown very well and, as a result, his appearance was criticized to be quite lacking in humor. Various protesters even ...

Former Comedian Becomes President of Guatemala

Former Comedian Becomes President of Guatemala

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

November 3, 2015

Many people would look back at a career in comedy and think that they've fulfilled their own potential. However, former comedian Jimmy Morales had a very different idea of what to do. He decided to run for President in Guatemala, and won. The comedian, with no experience in politics, beat the former...

Top Presidential Nominees

Top Presidential Nominees

Catherine Healy, Business Manager

October 26, 2015

Major Democratic Party Nominees: Hillary Clinton Under President Barack Obama, Clinton served as the 67th United States Secretary of State from 2009 - 2013. From 2001 - 2009 she served as a United States Senator from New York. Being married to Bill Clinton, the 42 President of the United States, she...

Class of 2019: Meet Your Freshman Board

Class of 2019: Meet Your Freshman Board

Maria F. Estrada- Staff Writer and Sabrina Ochoa- Editor-in-Chief

October 15, 2015

The Class of 2019 officially embarked on its Cavalier journey on Oct. 12, 2015 as the class voted for their freshman board. Get to know this year's class officers below!   Wishing to leave a legendary mark on the Class of 2019, the freshman board is ready to embark on this new jou...

Donald Trump for President? Maybe the World IS Coming to an End

Donald Trump for President? Maybe the World IS Coming to an End

Maria F. Estrada, Staff Writer

October 13, 2015

At this early stage of the 2016 presidential race, media platforms are already dominated by the inadequacy of GOP candidates. However, one candidate seems to rise above the rest with his unique way of blatantly discriminating against minorities, and his name is Donald Trump. Widely known for his savvy...

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