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Mansplaining: why women hate it

Lilianna Ordaz, Opinion Editor

December 12, 2018

Filed under Most Recent, Opinion, Top Stories

Recently I was working my regular serving job when one of the new employees needed help with an order. I explained where to find what he needed and made sure he understood what I had just shown him. I felt good knowing I had just helped him learn something when seconds later a male coworker appeared to re-explain everything I had ...

False rhetoric on immigration is as harmful as tear gas

False rhetoric on immigration is as harmful as tear gas

December 12, 2018

President Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign by saying offensive, inflammatory and untrue stateme...

Sports can help give politics a more civil voice

Sports can help give politics a more civil voice

December 11, 2018

The recent political donations of the principal owner of the San Francisco Giants has been a great example...

Aspiring student entrepreneur is here to be the change he wants to see

Aspiring student entrepreneur is here to be the change he wants to see

December 11, 2018

At Cosumnes River College, services and opportunities are available to everyone wishing to pursue a hi...

You are what you eat!

You are what you eat!

December 11, 2018

Pressed Juicery opened Nov. 16 in the Downtown Commons. They sell yogurt with custom toppings, pressed j...

Sacramento City gets funding to curb homelessness

Sacramento City gets funding to curb homelessness

December 10, 2018

Sacramento County has applied to get a part of the 553 million dollars in state funding intended to he...

It’s ‘U’ before ‘Us’

It’s ‘U’ before ‘Us’

Nekita Smith, Connection Staff

December 10, 2018

Filed under Blogs, Features, Most Recent, Sex and Relationships, Top Stories

In any relationship, it’s important to keep in mind that you each had a life before starting one toge...

Men’s basketball enters the season excited and optimistic

Men’s basketball enters the season excited and optimistic

December 10, 2018

The men’s basketball team suffered some unfortunate losses last season but they are ready and optimist...

‘Patriot Act’ is engaging but light on the laughs

‘Patriot Act’ is engaging but light on the laughs

December 10, 2018

Hasan Minhaj and his new Netflix show “The Patriot Act” brings a new voice to the landscape of p...

Report says graduation rates among Latinx will benefit economy

Report says graduation rates among Latinx will benefit economy

December 9, 2018

Latinx college completion will be key for California’s economy, according to a report released by The Cam...

Enough with the remakes, reboots, and sequels

Enough with the remakes, reboots, and sequels

December 9, 2018

The movie industry has discovered a never-ending cash cow with the current wave of remakes, reboots,...

Defining womanhood under patriarchy

Summer Lomendehe, Copy Editor

December 7, 2018

Filed under Most Recent, Opinion, Top Stories

If someone asked me to define myself, this is how I would answer: I’m 21-years-old, I’m a nice Gemini and I’m a college student just trying to make it to the end of the semester. This is how I’ve been defining myself lately: I’m a woman who just got diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome. Office on Women’s...

A black Thanksgiving

Nekita Smith, Features Editor

November 23, 2018

Filed under Most Recent, Opinion, Top Stories

“Black Friday” became well known by that name in the early 2000s and used to start at midnight on the Friday after Thanksgiving but within the last few years it has started on Thanksgiving Day. Black Friday is known to be the biggest shopping day of the year. Based on whatever the hot items are of the year, According...

The selfie generation: Why do we get so much hate?

The selfie generation: Why do we get so much hate?

November 21, 2018

Being a millennial is hard work sometimes. To disprove the point that all millennials are lazy, selfish...

Critical thinking is important in critical times

Critical thinking is important in critical times

November 17, 2018

In the era of fake news and “alternative facts”, society is quick to assume whatever they hear and...

Overlord movie fails to make a killing at the box office

Overlord movie fails to make a killing at the box office

Steven Gutierrez, Connection Staff

November 16, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Most Recent, Reviews, Top Stories

     “Overlord” is a horror film that came out on Friday that takes place during D-Day of Wor...

New champagne bar opens and it’s all the ‘Fizz’

New champagne bar opens and it’s all the ‘Fizz’

November 13, 2018

Downtown Commons welcomed the Fizz Champagne & Bubbles Bar on Oct. 19. This swanky new bar is d...

Puente project honors past through celebration

Puente project honors past through celebration

Skyler Maclennan, Connection Staff

November 12, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus Life, Clubs, Features, Top Stories

The Puente Project hosted an event for Dia de los Muertos on Nov. 1 in the WINN center 150. Dia de ...

Keep calm and get your cuddle on!

Keep calm and get your cuddle on!

November 9, 2018

Now that the “bae-cations” are over and the “summer flings” have ended (although some may have l...

Kanye West: musical genius, public dunce

Kanye West: musical genius, public dunce

Nekita Smith, Connection Staff

November 9, 2018

Filed under Breaking News, Current Affairs, Opinion, Top Stories

We’ve all had that one friend or family member who likes to voice their opinions anytime, anyplace, aro...

How much more will Raider fans take

How much more will Raider fans take

November 9, 2018

For fans of sports teams, their experience is about passion, connection, civic engagement and community....

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