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Sonoma State Star

The Student News Site of Sonoma State University

Sonoma State Star

The Student News Site of Sonoma State University

Sonoma State Star


Post Malone’s sophomore album follows features-filled trend

Blake Davena, Staff Writer May 1, 2018

In its first week, the album has already broken Spotify streaming records set by J. Cole’s “KOD.”


New bills threaten rights of sex workers

Blake Davena, Staff Writer April 10, 2018

The Senate and House of Representatives recently passed two acts seeking to aid victims of human trafficking, the Stop Enabling Sex-Trafficking Act and Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act. However, they may end up harming voluntary sex workers in the process. 


Trump hush agreement is hardly surprising

Blake Davena, Staff Writer April 4, 2018

Just 11 days before the 2016 election, President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer paid porn star Stormy Daniels to keep her alleged affair with the presidential candidate under wraps. Now, with news breaking surrounding the affair, Daniels could be forced to pay up to $1 million every time she speaks out about the event, due to a non-disclosure agreement she is currently fighting.


Death penalty controversy rises after banned drugs are used

Blake Davena, Staff Writer March 6, 2018

Across the country, states are experiencing new hurdles popping up in terms of carrying out their death penalty methods and the current three-drug protocol execution. The three steps include an anesthetic to induce unconsciousness, a paralytic for sustained paralysis and a final drug to stop the heart.


Lecture series to feature Rwandan ambassador

Blake Davena, Staff Writer February 13, 2018

On May 8 the 35th annual Holocaust and Genocide lecture series at Sonoma State University will host Rwandan Ambassador Mathilde Mukantabana, Simon Mudahogora, a survivor of the 1994 Rwandan Genocide, and genocide descendant Ndahiro Bazimya.


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