Politics

Shots and Giggles

Shots and Giggles

Gun Store//photo courtesy of Flickr By: George R. Guerra, Co-Editor-In-Chief Ever since Orlando, I’ve been thinking a lot about shootings and the national consciousness, and it perplexes me as to why gun ownership is still a well-respected...

 

Will Clinton Trump Trump?

Will Clinton Trump Trump?

Hillary Clinton delivers a speech at the Old State House in Springfield, Ill.,// Photo courtesy of Wikimedia. By: Leshay Jones, Staff Writer. This year, Hillary Clinton won the Democratic nomination and Donald Trump took the victory as the Republican...

 

The Possible Consequences of Obama’s Visit to Cuba

The Possible Consequences of Obama’s Visit to Cuba

President Castro and President Obama attended baseball games during Obama’s visit to cuba//Wikipedia By Lucia Rubi Godoy, Online Editor President Obama’s historic visit to Cuba in March has raised many doubts and questions within the...

 

Despite Signed Contracts, BOT Needs Revamp

Despite Signed Contracts, BOT Needs Revamp

The three new trustee members will be crucial in the direction BCC goes in//Illustration by Gabe Wanissian By Gabe Wanissian, Editor In Chief During the aftermath of the BCC faculty union voting to ratify a four year contract, there was a tangible...

 

Trump and Clinton Lead Primaries

Trump and Clinton Lead Primaries

Chart of delegate counts for presidential candidates in both parties//MCTcampus By Dennis Pearson Jr., Staff Writer March 1 marked Super Tuesday, one of, if not the most important days for primary voting. 11 states had their primaries on March...

 

North Korea Claims It Successfully Tests Hydrogen Bomb

North Korea Claims It Successfully Tests Hydrogen Bomb

Pyongyang citizens gather in front of a big screen at Pyongyang Railway Station in Pyongyang, capital of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, to watch a news report on the hydrogen bomb test on Jan. 6, 2016/Courtesy of MCTcampus By...

 

Jewish Involvement in the Civil Rights Movement

Jewish Involvement in the Civil Rights Movement

Rabbi Enlemayer speaks at a discussion about Jews and the Civil Rights Movement held by BCC’s Hillel//Ari Lopez Wei By Carolina Estrada, Staff Writer Bergen Community College’s Hillel sponsored a discussion about Jews and the Civil Rights...

 

New Jersey’s Response to the Syrian Refugees

New Jersey’s Response to the Syrian Refugees

By James O. Diaz, Contributing Writer Since the terrorist attacks in France, Beirut, and several other countries, some Americans and Europeans feel that allowing refugees into their countries could potentially be a risk for their citizens.In...

 

Obama Orders New Sick Leave Law

Obama Orders New Sick Leave Law

Obama supports the working class with the new executive order for paid sick leave. (Photo Courtesy of MCT Campus) By Adrianna Caraballo, Contributing Writer Between the race for President and Donald Trump causing a commotion in the elections,...

 

Dear Admin: Students Are More Than a Number

Dear Admin: Students Are More Than a Number

  The recent turn of events have seemingly “doused” Bergen’s flame. By Gabe Wanissian, Editor In Chief   The ominous storm cloud of strained relationships between Bergen Community College faculty, administration and poor morale that...