The Advocate

Male perspective clouds reality of egalitarian life

By Alondra Gallardo, Opinion Editor

March 21, 2018

Inside the society we live in we all have roles that we are expected to take on so that as a whole we can function in a somewhat orderly fashion. However, when we live in a society that is built up by only one side of the popu...

Machismo culture honors men, demeans women

By Alondra Gallardo, Advocate Staff

November 7, 2017

As a Latina, I will not forget the day I sat in the doctor’s office with my adult guardian and the doctor telling me I am due for my Human Papilloma Virus Vaccine (HPV) Vaccine — a shot recommended for young adults that h...

Demonstrators hold hands along the 3.4 mile perimeter of of Lake Merritt as a Form of peaceful protest during the

Demonstration shows unity

November 16, 2016

The Student Voice Of Contra Costa College, San Pablo, Calif.