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Multimedia beware

By Jean-Paul Udeh

May 14, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Since joining the multimedia journalism department here on campus, I often thought about how advanced our technology has came since my childhood. I see the benefits from our electronic devices and how easy it has made our lives...

Finding your niche

By Matthew Simon

May 5, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Looking back at my time on the Union, I can only smile.I've seen and experienced a wide variety of things including interviewing Kenbrell Thompkins, a former Warrior and current wideout for the New England Patriots, winning fi...

Let me take a selfie

By Rigo Bonilla

May 5, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Instagram recently surpassed 200 million users. The point of Instagram? To brag about all the great things you do. Get a new car? Instagram. About to pay the rent in cash and have a bunch of $100 bills? Instagram. (Make sure ...

Capital gains

By Christopher Lee

April 16, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

My time here at EC is coming to a close. After this semester, I will transfer to a four-year university to complete my undergraduate education. Not that you care, wink, so far I’ve been accepted to University of California,...

You are what you say

By Christopher Lee

March 24, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

As the opinion columnist for the “Union,” thankfully, I am blessed with higher ups who remind me now and then that I have been selected for a marquee position at EC. The “Union” is a megaphone that projects my voice...

Another reason to love baseball

By Brian Camacho

March 24, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Spring is in the air, flowers are in bloom, and the weather is starting to warm up. For many people around the country, spring symbolizes something more, it signifies the return of America's favorite pastime - baseball. Opening...

Let them 'eat da poo poo'

By Thomas Schmit

March 5, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

"However, we Africans always keep our opinions to ourselves and never seek to impose our point of view on the others." These are the words of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, which he shared with journalists last week as ...

Sexual orienation trumped talent

By Christopher Lee

March 5, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Last year, Jason Collins announced his sexual orientation when he was soon to a be free agent, the media seemed to wonder if an NBA team would be willing to take a chance on him. With his new 10 day contracts, it seems that ...

Media mayhem

By Trayvis Peters

March 5, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The media has been the Robin to the Batman of the LGBT community, whether its a celebrity, marriages, celebrity child, or even an pro athlete the media has been there to help the situation or person making them feel more comfortable...

Defining blackness

By Cynnamon Baker

March 4, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Does Black History involve only the past obstacles of African-Americans in the South or can blackness be identified the same in the Caribbeans, South and Central America as it is In the United States? Fate links African slave...

The effects of sleep deprivation

By Rocky Rivera

February 27, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

We've all been in that situation where the deadline for an assignment creeps up or extra work comes in at the last minute and it cannot be put off. These are the times sleep simply has to wait. Lack of sleep however, can have...

Five parking etiquette tips

By Rigo Bonilla

February 24, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Every morning is Shark Week in EC parking lots. Especially those lots on Crenshaw Boulevard, the frenzy is at its peak from roughly 8-11 a.m. Everyone has their own method for hunting down a spot. Some cars lurk in strategic sp...

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