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Top Ten Disney Movies

Top Ten Disney Movies

May 25, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Editorial

By: Jenny Kim and Lexie Corcoran “The flower that blooms in adversity is the most rare and beautiful of all,” The Emperor of China said from the movie, "Mulan." This famous quote comes from the heartwarming and action-filled movie "Mulan." "Mulan" has become one of the most inspiring movies of...

Being Moral Without God

May 17, 2016


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By: Brenna Holycross Religion may or may not make up who you are. According to the Guardian, religion in the U.S. is changing. From 2007 to 2014, the number of people who follow any kind of Christian religion decreased while Non-Christian faiths and unaffiliated religions increased. Although the practi...

Transgender Bathroom Debate Is About Discrimination

Transgender Bathroom Debate Is About Discrimination

April 24, 2016


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By: Adeena Syed Of all the things to debate about, one would never think that a bathroom would be one of them. For years, the LGBT, Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender, community has endured discrimination and blatant hatred from people. Lately, it seems that one of the most controversial topics con...

Movie Review: The Jungle Book

Movie Review: The Jungle Book

April 22, 2016


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By: Dan Buser Shortly after director Jon Favreau finished directing his indie film, Chef, he instantly returned to his roots to direct the 2016 summer blockbuster, The Jungle Book. The live action reboot adapts the classic story written by Rudyard Kipling. The film features an all-star voice cast i...

Family Members of Terrorists: What Should We Do?

Family Members of Terrorists: What Should We Do?

April 17, 2016


Filed under Editorial, World

By: Abby Shapiro Imagine the scenario: you’re at a wedding reception with your family and friends. Your older brother is a substance abuser, and your family has been attempting to get him into recovery. While at the reception, you hear a loud buzzing sound. Low and behold, a United States unmanned...

Six Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Vote for Donald Trump

Six Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Vote for Donald Trump

March 22, 2016


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By: Natalie Norman-Kehe During the February 28th episode of “Last Week Tonight” host, John Oliver, focused on the reasons why Presidential candidate Donald Trump should not be elected president. The over 20 minute long segment has since gone viral on YouTube with over 21 million views. In typical John Oliver fashion...

Why You Should Vote for Bernie Sanders

Why You Should Vote for Bernie Sanders

March 10, 2016


Filed under Editorial, World

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

Don’t let desire for female president hijack your vote

March 7, 2016


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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

Why You Should Vote for Trump

March 7, 2016


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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


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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


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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


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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...

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