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Why You Should Vote for Bernie Sanders

Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks during a campaign rally at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Fla., Thursday, March 10, 2016. (AP Photo/Gary McCullough)

March 10, 2016

By: Mason Benovy For the past 40 years, Sanders has defended the people. Born on September 8th, 1941 in Brooklyn, New York, Bernie Sanders is an American politician and Junior Senator of Vermont. He is seeking candidacy for the Democratic Party for the President of the United States. Sanders official...

Don’t let desire for female president hijack your vote

In this Feb. 29, 2016 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign rally in Norfolk, Va. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

March 7, 2016

By: Hannah Gundermann Sexism impacts every woman and man in the United States. Hillary Clinton, a woman, is still in the running to be the next president of the United States. The United States has proven to be “ready” for a female president. According to the Huffington Post, 66% of men and ...

Why You Should Vote for Trump

Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump pauses in the Spin Room after a Republican presidential primary debate at The University of Houston, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

March 7, 2016

By: Anthony Barrett American businessman and television personality, Donald Trump, shocked the world when he announced his bid for presidency on June 16th, 2015. Because Trump doesn't have the strongest background in politics, many voters aren't taking him as a serious candidate. However even w...

All Grades Should Qualify for Final Exam Exemptions

March 7, 2016

By: Shyanne Gaston Imagine this scenario: During the offseason you are working diligently for eight months to be on the varsity team. You put in all your time and effort into meeting this goal. The sports season comes around and you’re ready to show the coaches how good of a player you are. You made...

Mentally Ill People Aren’t Violent

March 7, 2016

By: Brenna Holycross Everyday people are looked at differently because of the way media portrays them. One group of people are the mentally ill. An ABC news poll taken October 15-18, 2015, recorded that sixty-three percent of respondents blamed a deficient mental health care system as the prime reas...

ALICE Training Helps Schools Fight Back

March 7, 2016

By: Kaitlin Christ It was just another day at school. As Jim drifted off in his chem class he, heard a loud bang. Jim assumes that some people have just slammed their lockers shut, or someone dropped their textbook. Before he knew it, teachers were being notified to lockdown all classrooms and to stay...

Cruelty-Free Products are More Beneficial

March 4, 2016

By: Irene Ciocirlan Read the fine print before buying your favorite cosmetic products. For many people, doing makeup in the morning is a daily routine. However, it’s become common for makeup brands to perform harmful tests on animals in labs - without us knowing about it. This is because wher...

The Fight for Pro-Life

March 1, 2016

By:Lydia Gould Jewels Green was just a teenager when she found out she was unexpectedly pregnant. At the time, she was pro life and wanted to parent the child, but her current boyfriend and family convinced her to get an abortion. After the abortion, Green became an abortion clinic worker and b...

Pro Choice: The Right Choice

March 1, 2016

By: Mason Benovy In a country that prides itself on freedom, the United States has many citizens eager to take away a woman's basic right to her body. Being pro-choice is the only logical stance for someone who believes in equality. It does not mean you are “pro-abortion”, it means you think women...

Islamophobia Spreads Across America

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a rally at Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Ga., Monday, Feb. 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

March 1, 2016

By Adeena Syed Lately, there has been too much misrepresentation of Muslims in the media. If it’s not Fox News reporting on some sort of imaginary conspiracy, it’s presidential candidate Donald Trump ranting on about how all Muslims should be put in internment camps. What nobody seems to realize...

Blind Followers Sacrifice Individuality

February 7, 2016

By Marisa Balanda Adults are infamous for asking children, “If all of your friends jumped off a bridge, would you?” Often, children question how this extremely hypothetical situation relates to seemingly harmless situations they may be facing. Adults and parents, however, use this age-old sayi...

Stress Equals No Rest

Cotton did her homework in study hall on November 15th, 2015. She was trying to get all of her Accounting, Chemistry, and PreCalculus homework done in study hall so she wouldn’t have to do it after Basketball practice.

January 24, 2016

By: Julia Michaelson Students in honors classes always have been pressured to have the best grades. Not only by teachers, but parents. It’s outrageous. Teachers assign 30 minutes to an hour of homework in their classes each night, so that’s about 2-4 hours of homework for just honors courses,...

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