September 23, 2020
  • 3:52 pm BREAKING NEWS: Classes for Spring to be Online, CSU Chancellor Announces
  • 9:39 am “Strikes” and Solidarity
  • 8:30 am March Into History: Just 5 in 1970, CSUDH Growth Shaped by Historic Event
  • 8:30 am Will the Bulletin Make Today Tomorrow?
  • 9:04 am Different Neighborhoods Warrant Rubber Bullets or Traffic Control For Protesters
  • 5:07 pm STAFF EDITORIAL: Even Socially Distant, We All Have to Work Together
  • 5:47 pm Transcript of CSUDH President Parham’s Coronavirus Announcement
  • 10:46 am Cal State Long Beach Suspends Face-to-Face Classes; CSUDH Discussing Contingency Plans
  • 5:26 pm Things Black People Should be Able to Get Away with This Month
  • 10:25 am Latinx Students Need a Place to Call Home
  • 2:35 pm Will Time Run Out Before Funds for PEGS? [UPDATED]
  • 5:18 pm Greatness Personified: Remembering Kobe Bryant
  • 8:41 am Year of the Rat? What’s That?
  • 6:20 am Artist Who Gave Life to Death and Inspired Countless Others Gets His Due at Dominguez Hills
  • 5:16 pm Why I’m Rooting for Dr. Cornel West
  • 5:00 pm Under Fire from the Feds, Vaping’s Future is Cloudy
  • 3:28 pm We’re Going to Need a Bigger Boat; Tsunami 3.0 Hits Campus, Enrollment Swells
  • 1:22 pm THE FIRST ISSUE OF THE BULLETIN IS HERE
  • 4:48 pm University Weathering a Wave of New Students
  • 9:21 pm The Bulletin’s Public Records Request Offers Springboard to Launch Gender Equity Discussion at CSUDH
  • 4:27 pm Black is the New Black: Raising the Capital on the “B” Word
  • 10:53 am Guns Up for Arrest: Student advocacy group pushes for CSU No Gun Zones–Including the Police
  • 4:09 pm Staff Editorial: Words on the First
  • 8:42 pm Carson Mayor Blasts Media, Landmark Libel Case in Keynote Address
  • 9:27 am Free Speech Week Calendar of Events Update
  • 6:02 am Food for Thought: 40% of Students are Food Insecure
  • 3:12 pm Academic Senate Rejects CSU GE Task Force & Report
  • 3:06 pm Work To Be Done
  • 5:56 pm ASI Elections: What You Need to Know
  • 8:02 pm CSUDH President Parham Announces Cancer Diagnosis
  • 9:47 am CSUDH Art Professor’s 20-Year Journey Results in First Local Showing of Film
  • 9:13 pm Free Speech or Free Hate area?
  • 9:08 pm CSUDH’s Best & Brightest Shine at Student Research Day
  • 9:05 pm Academic Senate Approves Gender Equity Task Force
  • 12:37 pm When Dr. Davis speaks, Toros Pay Close Attention
  • 3:38 pm Investing in the Future: Dr. Thomas A. Parham Reflects on the Past Eight Months and Contemplates​ the University’s Future
  • 3:24 pm Green Olive to Open By End of Feb; Starbucks Not Until Fall
  • 3:20 pm Gov. Newsom’s Proposed Budget Hailed for Extensive Funding Increases
  • 3:08 pm Out of the Classroom: Labor and Community Organizing Course Aims to Teach Students How to Organize for Social Justice
  • 2:54 pm The Other Route in Professional Sports
  • 9:02 am Hail to the New Chief, CSUDH President Thomas Parham
  • 3:36 pm Career Center Holds Major/Minor Fair
  • 5:34 pm After Unexpected Delay, Undocumented Becomes More Intimate Theatrical Production
  • 1:30 pm What to Expect When You’re Expecting New Buildings
  • 5:32 pm CSUDH Esports Charge Into League Play, Fall Short in First Match
  • 8:00 am Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Booted Out of the Bubble: Clippers Postseason Falls Far Short of Glory (Again)
  • 8:00 am Politics, A Sensitive Subject Because It Matters
  • 7:48 pm COVID-19 Self-Screening Hits iToro App
  • 2:57 pm SDSU Aztecs Football Taking Over Carson’s Dignity Health Sports Park in 2021
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A Black Lives Matter protester with a strong message of being deaf but still able to hear the movement and its importance. Photo by Nathan Dumlao, Unsplash By Iracema Navarro, Political Editor Politics can be a sensitive subject that tends to be avoided in daily conversations within this country especially in 2020 with President Trump, […]

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 Is it okay to catch feelings during the midst of a pandemic? Or is it a waste of time? Photo by Dillon Payne By Destiny Jackson, Opinion Editor The state of the world right now is a lot of things. Crazy, dangerous, depressing, unimaginable, but most of all romantically blue balled.  With most of the […]

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National Suicide Prevention Week is Sept. 6 – Sept. 12, bringing awareness and reminding those who are battling not to give up, you are not alone, and that you matter. Photo by Dan Meyers, Unsplash By Melany Ruiz, Staff Writer I can feel my mind telling myself to calm down as a tear rolls off […]

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Getting in the zone. Photo by Cathryn Lavery on Unsplash. By Raven Brown, Staff Reporter I get it, we’re all busy and have shit to do. Believe me. I am a full-time student and I have bills to pay like everyone else. But when I’m not up to my eyeballs in assignments, I’m wishing my […]

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“Kamala Harris” by Gage Skidmore is licensed with CC BY-SA 2.0 by Jasmine Nguyen, Editor-in-Chief When Joe Biden announced Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate at the 2020 Democratic Convention a few weeks back, a flood of emotions washed through me. Some were positive, and some were, well,less so. Her decades-long career as a […]

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It is all overwhelming, but busy students can find some peace. Illustration by Darlene Maes. By Darlene Maes, Staff Reporter The transition to taking courses via Zoom at California State University, Dominguez Hills has impacted not only students but faculty and staff as well. The experience of bad internet connection issues and being kicked out […]

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NBA arenas are all empty as the postseason has moved into a “bubble” in Orlando, Florida. Photo by Andre Tan on Unsplash. By Daniel Tom, Staff Reporter Collegiate & professional sports exist in many different cultures around the world. It’s people’s way of life and a source of entertainment for many. But when all that […]

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Nearly 300 people participated in last week’s healing event. Courtesy photo. By Iracema Navarro, Political Editor A healing and solidarity event designed to serve as a bridge between faculty, staff, and students to support social change and anti-racism Thursday drew nearly a capacity virtual crowd of 300. The “It Takes a Village Black Lives Matter Healing and […]

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Food Drive volunteers that helped prepare 52 crates of food to feed 52 families that were impacted by COVID-19. Photo courtesy of Miriam Ruiz, Elder in the Church. By Melany J. Ruiz, Staff Reporter For the past six months, I missed going to church. I’ve always loved the early 9 a.m. mornings that consisted of […]

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Movie theater in Long Beach with doors locked and lights off, displaying its temporary closure on the marquee. Photo by Carlos Martinez. By Carlos Martinez, Staff Reporter It’s almost impossible for me to remember what life was like before the pandemic. I vaguely remember making plans with my coworkers for the ticket presale of “Black […]

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Restaurants continue to struggle with the new guidelines around outdoor dining during COVID-19. Photo by Norma Mortenson for Pexels. By Matt Barrero, Staff Reporter The dining out experience is much more than just eating a meal outside of your home. While it has always been a way to enjoy some hours of stress-free living, can […]

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Kobe Bryant Special Edition 24 Oil Paint by Carina Noyola. By Carina Noyola and Anthony Vasquez, Staff Reporters Sneaker culture has become less about the freedom of expression and more about who can gain the most profit for resellers and fans are upset. This topic of conversation made headlines as fans who grew up watching […]

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Illustration by Nova Blanco-Rico. Editor’s note: This is one of the stories that ran in yesterday’s special e-edition of the Bulletin, a commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Chicano Moratorium March. by Brenda Fernanda Verano, News Editor When I first told my father I was going to be a journalist, he didn’t take it […]

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This is what Dodger stadium looked like during the 2017 season when fans were allowed and the team was cheated out of a World Series at the hands of the Houston Astros. Photo by Martin Péchy on Unsplash.” By Jeremy Gonzalez, Sports Editor The Los Angeles Dodgers and Houston Astros met in the regular season for […]

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Cardi B and Megan thee Stallion in their Youtube video “WAP.” Photo cred: Screenshot from Youtube. By Yeymy Garcia, Production Editor When I watched the release of the “WAP” music video by Cardi B ft. Megan thee Stallion last Friday, I was upset by how much Cardi B was rapping and not enough Megan. I […]

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I know I deserve to have my Black Card Taken away, but let me live why don’t you? Photo by Jessica Potter. By Destiny Jackson, Opinion Editor What’s a Black Card? According to the nifty Urban Dictionary: “‘Black Card’ is an imaginary card that all black people are born with and that mixed people have […]

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A 2018 NWSL regular season game between the Washington Spirit and the Orlando Pride. Photo by Jeffrey F Lin on Unsplash By Iracema Navarro, Political Editor A team is coming to Southern California to compete in the National Women’s Soccer League for the 2022 season. The announcement was made on July 21 on the NWSL […]

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Photo by Nitish Meena on Unsplash By Brenda Fernanda Verano, News Editor As an estimated one million international students with hopes of studying in the U.S., along with the colleges and universities that were planning on hosting them, try to figure out how to deal with regulations announced last week by Immigration and Customs Enforcement […]

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Kevin Myers’ debut novel, set to release on July 15, is a thrilling story about family. Photo By Destiny Torres By Destiny Torres “Hidden Falls” is Kevin Myers’ debut novel that journeys readers through a story about betrayals, secrecy, and family. The main character, Michael Quinn, is a columnist at the Portland Daily, a newspaper […]

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K-pop fans at a Got7 Concert at The Forum.  Photo by Jasmine Nguyen By Jasmine Nguyen, Editor-in-Chief There’s always a pit in my stomach when I see the words “K-pop Stans” trending on Twitter or in a headline.  Maybe it’s due to flashbacking to my very intense phase of enjoying Korean idols and pop culture […]

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April 25, 2019 staff editorial in the CSUDH Bulletin, which the Associated Press callously failed to mention in yesterday’s announcement… The Associated Press, which heavily influences word usage at media outlets in this country and across the world, announced yesterday that, after years of contentious debate, it will now capitalize the B in Black if […]

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A look inside the Toro Dreamers Success Center, during a 2019 arts competition event co-hosted by External Relations and Congresswoman Diaz Barragán. Photo courtesy of Lisa Sueki By Brenda Fernanda Verano, News Editor  Editor Note: The writer is an undocumented student. The approximately 750,000 undocumented immigrants across the country brought to the U.S. as children […]

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Thousands attended a Long Beach protest earlier this month. Photo By Destiny Jackson By Destiny Jackson “Being black is having a good day and then seeing another black person was killed for no reason. Then you have to think about/talk about that all day. Or don’t and numb yourself. It’s a constant emotional war.” – […]

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Protesters  in Newport Beach chanted the names of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor as traffic drove by, honking in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. Photo by Taylor Helmes By Taylor Helmes, Managing Editor If you’ve been paying any attention to the news lately, there’s a chance you saw a scene that looked like […]

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Photo: Poster, circa 1970 By Jasmine Nguyen, Editor-in-Chief One of the three officers who stood silently the night of May 25 in Minneapolis as another officer pressed his knee to the neck of George Floyd for nearly nine minutes, was Tou Thao. Thao is Hmong,  a Southeast Asian ethnic group that resides in Vietnam and […]

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By Robin Bolton, Opinion Editor The first article I came across this morning was about Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and the announcement that all LA county residents can now get free COVID-19 testing at city-run sites. While the announcement is great and comes at a crucial time in the fight against  COVID-19, for people […]

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By Velia Salazar, Staff Reporter Growing up, there were times I thought I only existed in cartoons. That’s what my TV told me. While there were plenty of white faces on TV representing every facet of life, the only brown-skinned faces I saw were of cartoon characters. While very young, the only Latina I saw […]

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Photo by Nova Blanco-Rico. By Destiny Torres and Yeymy Garcia, Staff Editors The future may be uncertain for California State University, Dominguez Hills, and the next semester, but the Latinx center is still confirmed to be coming this fall.  On March 3, about 50 students, faculty, and alumni gathered to share El Comité’s, a group […]

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Illustration by Darlene Maes. By Darlene Maes, Staff Reporter The ongoing changes and routines that have come from the spreadable COVID-19 virus has altered our way of what was once everyday things. You have to sterilize yourself and almost dress up as a superhero in order to shop at a grocery store or run errands. […]

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Photo by Jackson Cascio. By Jackson Cascio, Staff Reporter Four years ago I was getting ready to graduate from Redondo Union High School, where I played four years on the basketball team and made some great friends and great memories.  But I did not know where my basketball career was going to go from there.  […]

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By Jasmine Nguyen, Culture Editor As May approaches, I find myself excited for Asian American and Pacific Islander heritage month to celebrate with my community. But this year, it took a different turn for many, especially with the rise of Asian-based hate crimes and the cancelation of many AAPI events due to COVID-19. It’s hard […]

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Toros,  This is the last issue of the Bulletin for the spring semester and my last as Editor-in-Chief. It has been a pleasure and a privilege to serve in this role throughout my senior year.  During my time as an editor, I learned more about myself and more about my craft than I would have […]

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By Robert Rios, News Editor I have been good friends with someone for five years. We’d crossed paths before, but we never really talked. But when I finally chose to get to know him, I learned he was pretty cool. He liked helping and caring for people, whatever their issue might be. And I was […]

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By Jackson Cascio, Staff Reporter In this era of uncertainty and confusion, there are some entities that have stepped up in support of those who are probably the most confused and stressed. High school seniors and junior college transfers are getting some support from the California State University and University of California systems. The UC […]

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Although it has been a most unwelcome guest  for nearly two months, there remains a great deal we do not know about the coronavirus that has altered our lives so fundamentally. But there are some things we do know, including: Eight out of 10 reported deaths in the U.S. have been people who were 65-years […]

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by Angelica Mozol, Social Media Manager When the world decided to essentially close down, it felt unreal. I wasn’t keeping up with how quickly everything was going to be taken away, so the situation felt almost instantaneous.  The recent “Stay At Home” order that was put in place, and the constant rising number of cases […]

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The Head Man (left), Johnny Velasquez from the Jicarilla Apache Nation, led all the other dancers into the arena at last year’s pow wow. Photo by Glenn Marshall. By Yeymy Garcia, Managing Editor The elemental sounds of nature replicated by the flute and drums, the powerful singing of those who call to their ancestors, and […]

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By Velia Salazar, Staff Reporter The coronavirus pandemic has been a stressful situation for many of us. We might feel helpless, but there are ways we can help during this situation. The first way you can help is by staying home. Yes, it sounds so simple, but this is seriously a big way we can […]

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By Benny Morales, Staff Reporter As these lonesome weeks go by, people from all over are beginning to feel impatient with the people they live with. Some, like myself, have gone on dating applications such as Bumble and Tinder to meet new people and have discovered the dating scene has changed during the pandemic.  Just […]

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By Ulises Rodriguez Just by reading the title, I’m going to let you know that I will suffer the ultimate consequence and get a chancla (sandal) thrown at me. Oh yes, every Mexican’s worst fear until they leave the house their mother runs… the chancla. But who knew that our mother’s artillery practice (which has […]

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By Ulises Rodriguez, Staff Reporter As the toilet paper apocalypse started back in mid-March, everyone was fighting over hand sanitizer, toilet paper, and water bottles. Now the thing that stood out to me the most was how everyone was leaving only one brand of water on the shelves. Yup, Dasani. Is Dasani that bad? Would […]

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Graphic by Andrea Mendez. By Brenda Verano, Staff Reporter Why exactly should immigration matter to an American nationalist? Because it should. It’s that simple. In my private utopia, I would end this piece on that, but of course, for the sake of immigration advocacy I will continue.     And, no, white people who are not white […]

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By Jordan Darling, Editor-in-Chief She was smaller than me, her blue eyes were set in a wrinkled face and her smile was soft. She tapped my Star of David and nodded her head, “You must be Ashkenazi.” It was a simple connection, one that stemmed from a shared faith and a shared culture.  Her name […]

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Photo courtesy of Brian Cantero. By Destiny Torres, Arts & Lifestyle Editor Growing up in South Los Angeles, Bryan Cantero listened to a vast variety of music, but growing up in a Mexican household, the music that filled the walls of his home have always been corridos, traditional Mexican folk ballads.  Cantero is a senior […]

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Phuong Nguyen and his wife, Phuoc Nguyen, in the 1970s. Photo courtesy of Phuong Nguyen. By Jasmine Nguyen, Culture Editor The small coastal village of Phuoc Tinh was thrown into chaos. The relatively quiet community made up of fishermen had remained peaceful throughout the conflict between the Communist and Southern Vietnamese army.  But as the month […]

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Graphic by Darlene Maes. By Darlene Maes, Staff Reporter Disclaimer: This diary is to give a voice to that “essential” worker dealing with daily idiots.  Dear Karen,  Since I choose not to take out my retail annoyance on anyone else, I decided to write down my anger. I wonder what it is like to wake […]

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Graphic by Darlene Maes. By Darlene Maes, Staff Reporter Has anyone stopped to think that although the Coronavirus has made it hard to go out and be social, for some people it’s still the same? A majority of college students are still having to get up every day to work a job that doesn’t make […]

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By Benny Morales, Staff Reporter As some companies are thriving exponentially, others like the alcoholic beverage, Corona and Modelo are taking a toll for the worst. Grupo Modelo, the brewer behind Corona, Modelo and other beers, said on April 2nd that it was suspending its beer production after the Mexican government ordered nonessential businesses to […]

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Graphic by Andrea Mendez. By Sarai Henriquez, Staff Reporter  To all my fellow Toros that miss Disneyland, you are not alone. We at The Bulletin miss Disney too, but fear not, here is The Bulletin’s top five Disney songs to wash your hands too. So you can bring that pixie dust magic to your house.  […]

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By Benny Morales, Staff Reporter With many schools being forced to switch online, many difficulties that are occurring with everyone include system crashes, hackers, teachers/instructors who are uneducated on using the software, and many confused students. For the past month or so now, students, teachers, friends, and workers have been forced to work online and […]

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