California vs. The Fed (Climate Change Edition)

  California vs. The Fed (Climate Change Edition) Introduction Since the Environmental Protection Agency was founded in late 1970, the United States government has accepted the responsibility for mitigating climate change and ensuring the wellbeing of its citizenry through such regulation. While some presidential administrations have taken more action than others, the previous three administrations … Continue reading California vs. The Fed (Climate Change Edition)

The Bar-On Brief: Passover, end of the spring semester mark new beginnings

The Bar-On Brief: Passover, end of the spring semester mark new beginnings By SHAULI BAR-ON April 23, 2019 in Columns, Opinion Shideh Ghandeharizadeh/Daily Trojan This weekend marked the beginning of the Jewish holiday of Passover, a holiday that celebrates the Jewish people’s liberation from Egyptian slavery and the beginning of their journey through the desert before receiving the Torah … Continue reading The Bar-On Brief: Passover, end of the spring semester mark new beginnings

Bernie Sanders Takes Conservative Immigration Stance

Bernie Sanders Takes Conservative Immigration Stance By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Apr 9, 2019   Bernie Sanders, one of the poll leaders for Democrats in 2020, has seemingly sided with Republicans on immigration. On Sunday, after an attendee at Sanders’ campaign stop in Oskaloosa, Iowa asked him about his open border policy, Sanders corrected the man in saying, “I’m afraid you … Continue reading Bernie Sanders Takes Conservative Immigration Stance

The Bar-On Brief: All free speech, no matter its content, must be protected

The Bar-On Brief: All free speech, no matter its content, must be protected By SHAULI BAR-ON April 9, 2019 in Columns, Opinion Shutianyi Li/Daily TrojanPresident Donald Trump signed an executive order last month promising to enforce the First Amendment in colleges across the country. He vowed to withhold federal funding from universities that do not comply. Not so surprisingly … Continue reading The Bar-On Brief: All free speech, no matter its content, must be protected

California Woman Fired After Harassing Man Wearing MAGA Hat In Starbucks

California Woman Fired After Harassing Man Wearing MAGA Hat In Starbucks By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Apr 5, 2019     A Bay Area woman was fired from her job this week after verbally abusing an elderly man wearing a MAGA hat Monday in a Palo Alto Starbucks. According to the Palo Alto Weekly, Rebecca Parker Mankey berated a 74-year-old … Continue reading California Woman Fired After Harassing Man Wearing MAGA Hat In Starbucks

Obama’s Former AG Eric Holder Flip-Flops Over Mueller Report, Starr Report Contradiction

Obama’s Former AG Eric Holder Flip-Flops Over Mueller Report, Starr Report Contradiction By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Apr 3, 2019   Eric Holder, attorney general under former President Barack Obama, appeared on MSNBC last Monday saying he thought Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report should be made public. Holder said, “You look at the letter and you`re trying to figure how much of … Continue reading Obama’s Former AG Eric Holder Flip-Flops Over Mueller Report, Starr Report Contradiction

Lindsey Graham Wants To Investigate Hillary Clinton — That’s A Mistake For Republicans

Lindsey Graham Wants To Investigate Hillary Clinton — That’s A Mistake For Republicans By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Apr 2, 2019   Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) revealed Attorney General William Barr is “pretty upset” over the way the FBI handled the Hillary Clinton email investigation during an interview Sunday on Fox News. Graham said on Fox News’ “Sunday Morning Futures” … Continue reading Lindsey Graham Wants To Investigate Hillary Clinton — That’s A Mistake For Republicans