Archive for Fresh Takes

Celebrities are just as qualified to run for president

Celebrity presidents: are they a good idea? By Alex Lontoc @ALEXXLONTOC There’s nothing wrong with a celebrity running for president. People seem to negate the idea of celebrities entering politics, when our current president himself is [...]

Having celebrities run for president is stupid

Celebrity presidents: are they a good idea? By Tim Guan @TIM_GUAN30 What has society become? A popularity contest where our “know next to nothing” celebrities dictate how our country should be run? This idea can only [...]

Hawks big man swats away bad habits

By Justine Chavez @VIVALAAJUSTINE 6’10, 220 pounds and ready to attack at any second. Anand Hundal is a power forward that leads the LPC men’s basketball team in rebounding, but he also leads the state in [...]

Where do you buy your weed from?

Express Yourself: Where do you buy your weed from? By Taylor Lobb @TAYLORLOBB Gabriela Maciel: “I get it from either people I know or a weed church that I go to. A weed church is basically [...]

The fight against the deadly flu

By Elizabeth Joy @ELIZABE53603091 On January 4th, 2018 the 40-year-old mother of three, Katie Oxley Thomas, died just four days after being diagnosed with the flu virus, according to ABC 7 News. Residing in San Jose, [...]

Plans for better campus parking

By Elijah Kutsenda Las Positas College is developing its campus according to the Facilities Master Plan released in 2012. The campus has already seen improvements with the construction of the 100 building but can also expect [...]

Sexual harassment is always a crime

By Taylor Lobb @TAYLORLOBB As sexual assault survivors seek to the media for outreach, thousands are being criticized and ridiculed for their lengthy recovery and confession time. Credibility is being tarnished because victims are waiting months, [...]

Report Sexual Misconduct ASAP

By: Tim Guan @TGUAN30 The sudden whistleblow of sexual assault allegations within Hollywood have moved in full swing. In any case, don’t be a simple bystander — report any misconduct immediately. Rape and sexual harassment are [...]

Why I chose to be conservative

Tim Guan @TIM_GUAN30 There’s the old saying, “If you’re young and conservative, you have no heart. If you’re old and liberal, you have no brain.” I chose the former, not because I have no heart(which I [...]

The lives we all live seperately

Taylor Lobb @TAYLORLOBB There are songs to write novels to, distinctiveness to create history with and wine to make love with. There is laughter, enough to make honey with, waves to dance to and expression to [...]