"You Don't Believe We're on the Eve of Destruction"

The following is an excerpt from what many consider to be the first ‘real’ protest song in America. The song is “Eve of Destruction” written by P.F. Sloan and released in 1965 by Barry McGuire. The eastern world it is explodin’, violence flarin’, bullets loadin’, you’re old enough to kill but not for votin’, you …

CSU President's Pay Raises Suck!

It was quite exciting to see CSU Board of Trustees give in to public pressure last May when  they backed off their policy of giving ten percent raises to campus presidents. After drawing  student and faculty protesters outraged over the excessive salaries campus presidents continue to receive in a time of tuition hikes, enrollment freezes and cuts to …

"Faster than a Speeding Bullet Train!"

What’s the deal with California’s proposed High Speed Rail System? Four years ago voters gave their approval to $9.95 billion in bonds to help fund the first high speed railway in the United States. At that time the cost was projected to be $40 billion. By the end of last year however the estimated cost had more …