The Flower of the STEM: Liberal Arts

In today’s technology driven world, there is a careerist push to convince students to go into the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics world – also known as STEM. Putting a Bachelor of Science on a pedestal has made a Bachelor of Arts degree a lost art form. Institutions across the nation are redesigning the college…

Sexuality Sensationalism

29-year old Amir Issa was shot to death by his father, 69-year old Shehada Issa – allegedly for being gay. The incident happened on Tuesday, Mar. 29th in their North Hills home. This article by Los Angeles Times discusses the crime through the lenses of Sargent Greg Bruce and Issa’s neighbor, Francisco Gonzales. I personally do…

A Breach of Trust?

Customer privacy, or closure for victims? The article,  Apple vs. FBI: A Timeline of the Apple Encryption Case by Jordan Novet is a thorough timeline that follows this recent case. The FBI wants Apple to decrypt the iPhone of Syed Rizwan Farook, one of the San Bernardino Attack terrorists. Apple’s CEO Tim Cook stated, “We do not…