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Talon Talks Season 3 Episode 4: We Stand With Ukraine

Nick Pettis, President/ Video Content Editor March 14, 2022

MSJC Talon members Nick Pettis, Anthony Orrico, and Victor Ortiz Jr. all met up to discuss the Russian Invasion of Ukraine. Comment in the comment section with your thoughts. For a list of links to...

Upward looking view of the California State Capitol

New California Laws Taking Effect in 2022

Anthony Orrico, Writer March 11, 2022

As 2022 begins there are many new laws going into effect in the golden state. They affect everything from small businesses and large corporations to everyday citizens. Here is what you need to know about...

Interview With Candidate Brandon Mosely

Interview With Candidate Brandon Mosely

Anthony Orrico, Writer February 10, 2022

  Representative Ken Calvert has been in Congress since 1992 and has represented the 42nd district in California since 2013. Brandon Mosely, a Riverside County native will oppose him in the 2022...

Abolition: Our terrifying hope for a brighter future

Abolition: Our terrifying hope for a brighter future

Jake Cruz, Writer December 3, 2021

What do you think of when you hear the phrase “Abolition of the police force?”   Was it something along the lines of a nation ruled by anarchy? Burning flags?   Sure the idea...

President Biden Signs Historic 1.2 Trillion Dollar Infrastructure Bill

President Biden Signs Historic 1.2 Trillion Dollar Infrastructure Bill

Anthony Orrico, Writer November 30, 2021

On November 15, 2021, President Biden signed a 1.2 trillion-dollar infrastructure bill aimed at improving and repairing the crumbling roads and bridges across the United States. According to the American...

Containers sit waiting to be picked up at the ports in Los Angeles and Long Beach due to the supply chain backup

Supply Chain Breakdown Brings Unprecedented Shortages

Anthony Orrico, Writer November 16, 2021
Covid-19 and the subsequent shutdowns has caused many companies to ratchet down the production of goods due to decreased demand. Now, as people resume their (somewhat) normal lives, supply is struggling to meet pre-pandemic demand. This has created a problem with the supply chain.
King Mswati III King Mswati III has accepted the need for national dialogue

Eswatini: A Nation Ready for the Future

Jake Cruz October 26, 2021
“For The past six weeks, pro-democratic protestors in Eswatini have periodically taken to the streets to express their displeasure with King Mswati III and to call for political reforms,” reports NPR’s Tandai Marima. Protests began sparking across the country after the death of a 25-year-old law student in May, allegedly at the hands of Eswatini’s police.
Fight For Your Right To Vote

Fight For Your Right To Vote

April 23, 2021

Women have fought for many causes during history. They've fought for civil rights, abolition, and much more. Women did not receive their right to vote until the early 1900's. Nick Pettis and Cynthia...

American Rescue Plan

American Rescue Plan

April 16, 2021

By Justin Issleib | Apr. 16, 2021 2:45 p.m. The $1.9 trillion dollar coronavirus relief package, named the American Rescue Plan was signed into law by President Joe Biden and is his first legislation...

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