Author: bbecsi

Gun Violence in the United States: Three grey gravestones each with statistics on gun violence. The American flag flies in the background.

Mental illness is only one part of addressing gun violence

Last weekend tragedy struck when a mass shooter opened fire at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks,

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A charicature of angry, orange Donald Trump with a bomb fuse sticking out of the top of his head.

Trump’s rhetoric is to blame for violent politics

President Trump strongly denounced the attempted bombing of Democratic leaders Maxine Waters, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, former

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grey clouds with one lightning bolt coming down and rain

Column: Dealing with climate change anxiety

We’ve always associated existential threats with nature or humankind, and for the first time in history, our two greatest

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A picture of a yellow Operation PED sign warning students to follow all pedestrian laws.

Pedestrian tickets punish CSUF students in the name of safety

The sour memory of citations may remain, but students have returned to their normal, hurried pace across school intersections

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Ground beef in packaging at a grocery store with sale prices of $3, $4, $6.

Devil’s Advocate: There are greater food concerns than eating meat

People certainly benefit and enjoy eating meat, but concerns for animals and the environment are leading people to leave

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trash bin with straws coming out, trash bags on the floor

Devil’s Advocate: The California Straw Bill will help reduce single-use plastic waste

Environmental protection in California has continued the momentum of Proposition 67 — which banned the use of single-use carryout

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A student sees her reflection in the mirror. Looking back at her are three versions of herself. On the left, she's a scientist in a lab coat. On the right is a businesswoman in a suit. In the middle, is a graduate adorned in cap and gown holding a diploma.

Students overcome academic challenges with support from Cal State Fullerton

The first year of college can be exciting, intimidating and overwhelming. Incoming freshmen may wonder if they should find

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