Should the Merck COVID-19 pill be authorized?

Health officials give their opinions on the the first COVID-19 antiviral pill  Japneet Kaur Staff Writer      On Tuesday, November 30, the FDA panel of health advisors, after a day-long meeting with many expressed concerns, narrowly voted to back the Merck COVID-19 pill for emergency use authorization. Molnupiravir, according to Merck’s official website, is an “investigational, […]

California’s Sikh Awareness and Appreciation Month

The core beliefs of the Sikh faith Japneet Kaur Staff Writer      The month of November is one of the holiest months for Sikhs. It’s the month in which the birth anniversary, or Gurpurab, of Guru Nanak Dev Ji falls. Of the ten Guru Sahibs in Sikh history, Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the founder of Sikhism, […]

Disastrous Oil Spill in Orange County

California faces a devastating environmental disaster Japneet Kaur Staff Writer      Saturday, October 2 was a catastrophic day for Orange County, California. Huntington Beach, a seaside city bordering the Southern California coast, faced a devastating oil spill resulting in the dumping of 126,000 gallons of oil into the Pacific Ocean. Officials attributed the spill to a […]

Ladies and Gentlemen, We Got Him

For years Facebook has faced scrutiny for its misuse of consumer information, yet it has managed to evade indictment. Until recently,  a whistleblower has presented the public with a story that Facebook cannot run from Josh De Gracia Staff Writer      On Monday, October 4th, the world fell silent as Whatsapp, Instagram, Messenger, and  Facebook coincidentally […]