Fool Me Once, Shame on You. Fool Me Twice, I’m Going to Find You

An introduction into the world of internet scams How I got Scammed on eBay I’ve been studying classical saxophone since I was 10 years old. When I moved to Los Angeles at 16, my father bought my dream Alto Saxophone as a parting gift–– Selmer Paris Series III–– the orthodox brand in Saxophone craftsmanship, made and assembled in Paris, France. I was mesmerized by this … Continue reading Fool Me Once, Shame on You. Fool Me Twice, I’m Going to Find You

Broken Promises Leave Immigrant Army Reservists in Limbo

(Not published) Private Sehoon Kim came to the U.S. on student visa from South Korea almost 16 years ago. With hope to become a citizen, he enlisted in Army Reserve in March, 2016 through the Military Accessions Vital to National Interest program, also known as MAVNI, and has been serving ever since. “To be honest, Army has been amazing, a lot of them have become … Continue reading Broken Promises Leave Immigrant Army Reservists in Limbo

Heated protest at livestock markets in Flushing

Queens Examiner – Heated protest at livestock markets in Flushing Animal rights groups held a demonstration in front of two livestock markets in Flushing. On September 30, approximately 20 demonstrators gathered in front of the back-to-back slaughterhouses, P&M Live Poultry and Twelve Baskets Inc., holding signs with photos of farm animals. Some were condemning the butchers and customers. The demonstration, also known as a Save … Continue reading Heated protest at livestock markets in Flushing

#MayDayMarch

CSULA students marched from campus to Los Angeles City Hall on May Day https://csulauniversitytimes.com/9799/news/maydaymarch/ “Whose street? Our street!” student protesters shouted as they marched towards Mariachi Plaza from the neighborhood of Boyle Heights. Two police vehicles chaperoned the students to keep them on the sidewalk, and other officers made sure every freeway exit in the student’s path was blocked. On Monday, May 1, many grassroot … Continue reading #MayDayMarch

Let’s Talk About Money

A deeper look into the approved tuition increase proposal https://csulauniversitytimes.com/9441/news/lets-talk-about-money/ A heated morning discussion would be an understatement to describe the California State University Board of Trustees’ meeting in which they approved the tuition increase. The proposal was passed with 11-8 votes on Wednesday, March 22. Student protesters from across the 23 CSU’s gathered in front of the Chancellor’s Office in Long Beach at dawn, … Continue reading Let’s Talk About Money

Trump Sparks Airport Protest

Permanent residents and valid visa holders detained and deported by Trump’s executive order https://csulauniversitytimes.com/8951/news/trump-sparks-airport-protest/ Protests broke out nationwide again after Trump signed an immigration order banning Muslims from seven countries travel to the U.S. on Friday, Jan. 27. At the Los Angeles International Airport, Tom Bradley International Terminal, protests lasted throughout the weekend. Word spread on social media and hundreds gathered in front of the … Continue reading Trump Sparks Airport Protest

Cal State LA researchers made SAE International on energy management system

Electrified and thrilled for Clean and Sustainable Energy https://csulauniversitytimes.com/8544/news/cal-state-la-researchers-made-sae-international-on-energy-management-system/ Climate change has gotten everybody on edge in recent years, with the fluctuating temperatures across the world and the latest announcement of Donald Trump as President of the United States. To levitate the problem, Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEVs) and Electric Vehicles (EVs) are highly recommended for consumers. However, with the expensive costs of the HEVs and … Continue reading Cal State LA researchers made SAE International on energy management system