CSUF student participates in hunger strike

Students for Quality Education (SQE) officially began their hunger strike Wednesday. The students are starving themselves of food in response to the CSU Chancellor Charles B. Reed and Chair Bob Linscheid’s failure to engage… Continue reading

Orange County celebrates May Day

Orange County residents marched in the streets of downtown Santa Ana during a May Day protest organized by the Orange County May Day Coalition. The same day, Students for Quality Education (SQE) at… Continue reading

CSUF students ‘Unite to Rise Above Apathy’

The Eighth Annual Social Justice Summit was held at Cal State Fullerton with over 600 attendees on Saturday. The free all-day event organized by the Volunteer and Service Center featured speakers and workshops… Continue reading

Burning candles shed light on hate

A group of about 30 students held a candlelight vigil for Trayvon Martin and Shaima Alawadi at Cal State Fullerton. Students withstood chilly and windy weather to engage in honest discussions about race… Continue reading

A little ‘Love’ goes a long way in Santa Ana

Every day for the last 23 years, Jeff Jun gives out lollipops to his laundromat customers, giving them a reason to smile as they graciously accept the treat. For the past two years,… Continue reading

Anti-police brutality protests staged in Anaheim

Two separate demonstrations took place over the weekend protesting Anaheim Police officer-involved shootings. More than 100 residents of an Anaheim neighborhood took to the streets Saturday night in a march from Ponderosa Park… Continue reading

CSUF group seeks to end corporatization of education

Students for Quality Education (SQE) chapters held rallies and actions all across California Thursday to protest budget cuts and rising tuition costs. The event on campus was subdued compared to actions at Cal… Continue reading

Stop Stealing Our Cars premieres in Santa Ana

Brightly painted yellow and red signs danced down the streets as a mass of protesters made their way through the avenues of Santa Ana during a May Day protest last year. Larger than… Continue reading

San Diego man alleges CHP brutality in OC

Malik King never thought he would be facing seven years in prison. As a vocational nurse since the age of 19 and a registered nurse since he was 22, the 27-year-old San Diego… Continue reading

Occupy Santa Ana goes to Occupy LA eviction

In just under three months, Occupy Wall Street has managed to become a full fledged movement in the U.S. and around the world. Last month, Time magazine wrote Occupy protesters have succeeded already… Continue reading

OC occupations deal with anti-homeless laws

When Mark West heard about a protest happening near the Orange County Civic Center, it struck his curiosity. He was informed of the Occupy Orange County demonstration when police officers knocked on the window… Continue reading