Opinion

Dispelling the Community College Stigma

By Staff Writers Ella Chen & Anagha Mandayam   It is with subdued whispers and sideways glances that the words “community college” are uttered in the hallways. To many MSJ students, community college is hardly…

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Opinion

Should the Electoral College be Abolished?

By Staff Writers Jenny Miao, Vicki Xu & Maggie Zhao In its February 3 issue, the Smoke Signal offered a comprehensive overview of the electoral college system. Below are compiled student voices and statistics regarding their views…

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Opinion

MSJ Students Speak: Fake News

Compiled by Journalism 1 Staff Writers The Smoke Signal collected students’ voices regarding how social media affected the 2016 election to complement the in-print opinion article about fake news. Should social media sites filter fake news? Why…

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Opinion

Effective Protesting Online Extension

By Staff Writers Amy Chen & Vicki Xu The Smoke Signal’s November issue featured an article about how student activism can effectively contribute to improving the community. This extension features additional content to provide more…

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Opinion

2016 Election: CA Residents Speak

By Journalism 1 Staff Writers The day after the 2016 elections, Journalism 1 staff writers of the Smoke Signal visited the streets of San Francisco and surveyed CA residents who voted during the elections. Journalists…

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Opinion

Discussing Police Brutality

By Staff Writers Gloria Chang & Julia Park From Michael Brown’s death in Ferguson to the recent police shooting of Carnell Snell Jr. in Los Angeles, police violence against African-Americans has become a sensitive topic…

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