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Sam Torres
Sam Torres is the Opinion Editor in his second year with the Pearl Post. In his spare time, he likes to play Rage Against the Machine songs on his bass, write short stories with his friends, and listen to one of his many Spotify playlists. He is interested in journalism but would also love to work in public relations. His strengths are public speaking and his weakness is deadlines. His favorite artists are; Crimson Apple, Rage Against the Machine, Social Distortion, Johnny Cash, and Tupac. His favorite movies are Inglorious Bastards, Baby Driver, American History X, Blood In Blood Out, and La Bamba. He developed senioritis in 10th grade but is very motivated for college.

Sam Torres, Opinion Editor

Jun 08, 2020
Protests bring call for change after too many black lives lost to police brutality (Story)
Apr 03, 2020
Cesar Chavez Day is more than just a day off (Story/Media)
Apr 02, 2020
California schools likely to remain closed for rest of semester (Media)
Feb 14, 2020
Gun violence still strong issue for youth (Media)
Dec 18, 2019
Deadlines and school work takes toll on publication staff (Media)
Oct 28, 2019
Random searches are needed to ensure school safety (Story)
Oct 11, 2019
The Valley is affected by large-scale wildfire (Story)
Aug 20, 2019
First day of school brings new faces to DPMHS (Media)
Jun 01, 2019
Measles outbreak worries students (Story)
May 22, 2019
Pearl Con IV takes on a WWII theme to celebrate school’s history (Media)
Apr 28, 2019
Girls lacrosse impacted by new coach (Story)
Apr 24, 2019
Spring concert takes on after dark theme (Story/Media)
Apr 11, 2019
Video: Who is the strongest Avenger? (Media)
Apr 11, 2019
Smash your opponents at Super Smash Bros. Club (Media)
Mar 06, 2019
‘Apex Legends’ takes gaming world by storm (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Photo of the Week (Media)
Feb 13, 2019
Students test math skills during American Mathematics Competition (Media)
Feb 13, 2019
Valentine’s Day: The expensive holiday supposedly about “love” (Story)
Feb 08, 2019
Solve math equations with Michael Chidbachian (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
Athlete of the Month: Rami Chaar (Story/Media)
Feb 01, 2019
Video: Who do you think will win Super Bowl LIII? (Media)
Jan 14, 2019
30,000 educators all over LAUSD strike in efforts to help schools (Media)
Dec 07, 2018
Video: Holiday cheer at the holiday concert (Media)
Dec 04, 2018
Almost Acoustic Holiday Concert to happen this week (Story/Media)
Dec 04, 2018
Video: What is your holiday tradition? (Media)
Dec 04, 2018
New and old challengers ready for ultimate brawl (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
Get Lit! Spits fire (Media)
Nov 16, 2018
Athlete of the Month: Patrick Bullock runs for victory (Story/Media)
Nov 15, 2018
The House is now more Democratic and more diverse than ever (Story)
Nov 04, 2018
Teachers and students honor the dead in Day of the Dead festival (Media)
Nov 01, 2018
Diversity shines through in 9th annual Daniel Pearl World Music Day (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
Cultural Appropriation affects tradition (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
Great California ShakeOut tests students’ preparedness for earthquakes (Media)
Oct 23, 2018
Diversity celebrated in 9th annual Daniel Pearl World Music Day (Story/Media)
Sep 17, 2018
Prepare to be horrified by venomous sci-fi thriller (Story)
Jun 07, 2018
Motivation is the key for the boys volleyball (Story)
May 31, 2017
4 must-have video games to play this summer (Story)
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