Opinion

Children, race and ratings: CNN sensationalizes its news coverage for better ratings

By Steven Barker Managing Editor   Of the three preeminent, nationally-televised news networks (CNN, Fox News and MSNBC), CNN has long presented itself as the most objective news source. However, perhaps because of the network’s struggling television ratings – an October article by medialite.com reported that CNN’s primetime viewership is the lowest among the three … Continue reading

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation rally Bakersfield citizens to walk for a cure
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Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation rally Bakersfield citizens to walk for a cure

Jessica Martinez Staff Writer  The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s Walk to Cure Diabetes was held the morning of Nov. 16 at Yokuts Park in Bakersfield by the Central Valley chapter of the organization. JDRF’s website defines Type 1 Diabetes as “an autoimmune disease in which a person’s pancreas stops producing insulin—a hormone essential to the ability … Continue reading