Marijuana legalization impacts students health

by Johanna Calderon Legalizing marijuana is a big issue that students want to happen because the students do not have to worry about being detained and it would change how others see it, but should not happen. However, if it becomes legalized it can be more problematic than it is. If it was legalized, some of  ELAC students would consume this product during school hours and that would be a…

October 6, 2016

Legalization of marijuana to increase funds for education

By Anastasia Landeros Naysayers have been arguing against the many benefits of marijuana for years. This year, California voters should legalize the recreational sale of this beneficial plant and help make a contribution to our state. Proposition 64, or the Control, Regulate and Tax Adult Use of Marijuana Act, would allow adults over the age of 21 to buy, cultivate, sell, transport, and give a set amount of marijuana for…

September 21, 2016

Choosing a greener, presidential candidate

By Javier Lopez The saying, “Vote for the lesser of two evils” is thrown around in abundance during presidential elections, but with Jill Stein, we can vote for the interest of our communities. I believe this is more important than electing someone we do not want as president out of fear. Stein is running for president as part of the Green Party, which steers away from the usual two party system…

September 14, 2016