Debate rages over Proposition 19

By Henry Gargan High school students are likely familiar with California citizens’ recent attempt to decriminalize marijuana use and possession. Just as healthcare fell victim to compromise and half-heartedness, however, Proposition 19’s primary folly lay in that…

Issue II Editorial

Dutifully pointed out by a few of our readers, the ECHO Editorial Staff apologizes for an unclear headline printed in our September 29, 2010 issue. The headline of the East Party Culture spread on pages…

Google and Verizon make questionably un-evil deals

Imagine if Mark Zuckerberg had never been able to launch Facebook to an eager audience, if Youtube was unable to provide a platform for millions to watch and upload videos, or if Wikipedia wasn’t available as a go-to source for basic knowledge of any topic. Innovations like these ─ driven by young experimenters like us ─ may no longer have a chance to succeed.