Hilltop Views

Kendrick Lamar releases intriguing but redundant album “Untitled Unmastered”

Jesse Greene

April 1, 2016

Kendrick Lamar's latest album “Untitled Unmastered” is a compilation of unfinished demos and tracks recorded for Lamar’s Grammy award-winning album “To Pimp A Butterfly.” “Untitled Unmastered,” which was releas...

Obama should continue efforts to reform Criminal Justice System

By: Sarah Lopez

February 5, 2016

Recently, President Barack Obama banned solitary confinement for juvenile offenders in the federal prison system.Between 2014 and 2015, 13 inmates in solitary confinement could be considered juvenile. While this is a significa...

HillTalk: Bullshit, Motherfuckers

Rosemond Crown, Jacob aka Tryant, etc.

January 31, 2016

On this week's HillTalk, blah blah blah talk about shit shit....

Obama: ultimate ladies man

Eleanor Fishbourne

January 29, 2016

Although Obama is nearing the end of his time as president, he is still kicking butt and taking names. It is the anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act and Obama has announced new rules for closing the gender pay gap. ...

1952 Naturalization Act should not determine immigration policies today

Erin Downey

November 30, 2015

In Nov. 2014, President Barack Obama announced a series of executive actions to crack down on illegal immigration at the border. These actions included deporting felons instead of families and requiring certain undocumented immigrants to p...

Time is right for Iran nuclear deal, shows Obama’s success

Bryanna Estrada

November 13, 2015

It is not a secret that the U.S. has scored a deal with Iran, some have even given it a cute pet name — the Iran Nuclear Deal.Not surprisingly, there are some folks that have a problem with it for the sole reason being that it...

Social media users wrong to characterize first daughters as wild party girls

Erin Downey

November 2, 2015

Many news social media talks regarding the first daughters have circulated online in recent months as the oldest daughter, Malia, visits various colleges while the youngest, Sasha, allegedly goes to homecoming.Two specific pic...

Barack Obama beats Vladimir Putin where it counts: Economics

Anthony Wolf

October 23, 2015

Some people say that if you fight a war on your own soil, you’re  losing. If that’s true, then for Russian President Vladimir Putin the war for dominance is one that he is surely losing on a less discussed frontier: econ...

Recycled rhetoric on gun control means no policy changes

October 9, 2015

Every week the editorial board reflects on a current issue in Our View. The position taken does not reflect the opinions of everyone on the Hilltop Views staff.The shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon was tragic. The...

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