Opinion | Pasadena Weekly https://www.pasadenaweekly.com Greater Pasadena's Free News and Entertainment Weekly Fri, 22 Jun 2018 20:58:33 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.6 https://i1.wp.com/www.pasadenaweekly.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/cropped-jgpw-512-px-copy.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Opinion | Pasadena Weekly https://www.pasadenaweekly.com 32 32 136211528 This Modern World – 06.21.18 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/21/this-modern-world-06-21-18/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/21/this-modern-world-06-21-18/#respond Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:00:57 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=104345 The post This Modern World – 06.21.18 appeared first on Pasadena Weekly.

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LETTERS – 06.21.18 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/21/letters-06-21-18/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/21/letters-06-21-18/#respond Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:00:56 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=104320 MUCH NEEDED LAW As a California volunteer who worked hard to help pass the End of Life Option Act that allows a choice for mentally capable terminally ill adults with six months or less to live, I am outraged that a judge issued an order to overturn the law on May 15 in Riverside. People are […]

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New traffic-stop reporting procedures not likely to end racial profiling https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/21/new-traffic-stop-reporting-procedures-not-likely-to-end-racial-profiling/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/21/new-traffic-stop-reporting-procedures-not-likely-to-end-racial-profiling/#respond Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:00:38 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=104318 Two things happened within a couple days of each other that brought the volatile issue of racial profiling back into the public discussion. The first was the mistaken arrest of actor Darris Love by the Glendale Police Department. Love was spread out on the ground at gunpoint and handcuffed after a report of a robbery […]

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Greenberg Cartoon – 06.21.18 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/21/greenberg-cartoon-06-21-18/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/21/greenberg-cartoon-06-21-18/#respond Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:00:22 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=104353 The post Greenberg Cartoon – 06.21.18 appeared first on Pasadena Weekly.

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Sorensen – 06.21.18 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/21/sorensen-06-21-18/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/21/sorensen-06-21-18/#respond Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:00:14 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=104349 The post Sorensen – 06.21.18 appeared first on Pasadena Weekly.

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The US, the UN and other democratic countries must unite and support the threatened island nation https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/14/the-us-the-un-and-other-democratic-countries-must-unite-and-support-the-threatened-island-nation/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/14/the-us-the-un-and-other-democratic-countries-must-unite-and-support-the-threatened-island-nation/#respond Thu, 14 Jun 2018 13:00:20 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=104216 Taiwan is situated in the center of a chain of islands stretching from Japan in the north to the Philippines in the south, only 95 miles off the coast of mainland China. Taiwan enjoys a very favorable geographic location and has been rightfully called “the natural gateway to East Asia.” With a population of approximately […]

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Letters – 06.14.18 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/14/letters-06-14-18/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/14/letters-06-14-18/#respond Thu, 14 Jun 2018 13:00:00 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=104214 REQUIEM FOR A FIGHTER Gina Zamparelli was a fighter, not only for the Raymond Theatre, but for the greater good of a community she loved. Gina was a fighter for history, her family, her friends, and her musicians. I know this, in part, because I stood next to her on many occasions at that Pasadena […]

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This Modern World – 06.07.18 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/07/this-modern-world-06-07-00/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/07/this-modern-world-06-07-00/#respond Thu, 07 Jun 2018 13:00:37 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=104046 The post This Modern World – 06.07.18 appeared first on Pasadena Weekly.

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Sorensen Cartoon https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/07/sorensen-cartoon-25/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/07/sorensen-cartoon-25/#respond Thu, 07 Jun 2018 13:00:12 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=104051 The post Sorensen Cartoon appeared first on Pasadena Weekly.

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Members of John Muir’s Class of 2018 earn awards, grants and scholarships totaling $1.4 million https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/07/members-of-john-muirs-class-of-2018-earn-awards-grants-and-scholarships-totaling-1-4-million/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/06/07/members-of-john-muirs-class-of-2018-earn-awards-grants-and-scholarships-totaling-1-4-million/#respond Thu, 07 Jun 2018 13:00:10 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=103998 Continuing a long tradition of giving back to the students, many community and academic organizations awarded over 30 top John Muir High School seniors approximately $120,000 in cash scholarships and awards raised from their members at the annual Senior Awards Ceremony held on May 29 in the Muir gym.  Muir’s Class of 2018 has been […]

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