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DACA doesn’t define CSUEB student

Evangelina Sanchez at Cal State East Bay.

Louis LaVenture,

November 9, 2017

Imagine you are seven years old, alone and about to enter the country illegally with a false identity. This was the reality for Cal State East Bay fourth-year student Evangelina Sanchez when she came to the United States from Mexico 13 years ago. “We all got separated and passed through the border...

Republicans are wrong about Obama

Republicans are wrong about Obama

Sean McCarthy,
Staff Writer

August 24, 2016

Republican rhetoric is like the piece of gum stuck to the bottom of your shoe: You just need to wait for it to dry, harden and fall off. Republicans have been at war with President Barack Obama since he was first elected in 2008, and have tried to find any flaw that they can in his successful ten...

Undocumented students need resources

Graphic by Tam Duong Jr./The Pioneer

Erika Fernandez and Kenzi Hilario,

March 17, 2016

Fifteen years ago, on Oct. 12, 2001 Governor Gray Davis passed Assembly Bill 540 which allows undocumented students to pay in-state tuition. As a result, an undocumented student is known as an AB540 student or a “DREAMer,” in reference to the Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act which Congress passed in 2012. The Dream Act allow...

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