OPINION: A $15 Minimum Wage Would Have Dire Consequences

Avery Klatsky, Senior Editor

December 13, 2018


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Implementing a higher federal minimum wage would have several negative impacts on the economy. Here's why.

You Beto Believe It: Three Reasons to Vote for Beto O’Rourke on Election Day

You Beto Believe It: Three Reasons to Vote for Beto O’Rourke on Election Day

Talia Dave, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


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Three reasons to vote for Congressman Beto O'Rourke (D) over Senator Ted Cruz (R) on Election Day.

Choose Cruz: Three Reasons to Vote for Ted Cruz on Election Day

Choose Cruz: Three Reasons to Vote for Ted Cruz on Election Day

Avery Klatsky, Senior Editor

October 31, 2018


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Three reasons to vote for Senator Ted Cruz (R) over Congressman Beto O'Rourke (D) on Election Day.

OPINION: The Feminist Movement is Not Going Away Any Time Soon

OPINION: The Feminist Movement is Not Going Away Any Time Soon

Cami Peck, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


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Read Staff Writer Cami Peck's opinion on why the Feminist movement is important and stronger than ever.

Netflix Moves Out Front of Media Industry Competitors

Kyle Dixon, Senior Editor

October 10, 2018


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Just over a decade ago, Netflix was no more than a DVD delivery service. Although it was successful in that venture, it was nowhere near the billion-dollar company it is today. Netflix continues to grow and expand its reach through its original content and easy to access video streaming, and the company...

OPINION: Internet Censorship is Damaging Our Culture

Avery Klatsky, Senior Editor

October 10, 2018


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In early August, several major technology outlets (namely Apple, Facebook, YouTube, Spotify and Vimeo) banned conspiracy theorist and face of Infowars, Alex Jones. Jones, as well as several of Infowars’ podcast episodes, social media accounts and articles were banned because they violated the platf...

OPINION: For Your Sake, Don’t Make Steak

Cami Peck, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018


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There have been many disputes between health experts and doctors alike about which diet is optimal for human health. It is hard to label one as “optimal” when there are so many out there. However, of all of the diets one could choose from, a plant based diet is the best one to follow in order to...

OPINION: Reusable Bags Are A Better Choice For Earth

Juliette Uncovsky, Associate Editor

September 25, 2018


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When you are at the checkout in the grocery store, do you use plastic, paper or your own reusable bags? Whatever bag you use, impacts yourself, your community and the planet we call our home. Plastic bags should be eliminated from all stores to ensure less pollution and to promote a more sustainable ...

The Case in Favor of Popsicles Over Ice Cream

Cami Peck, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018


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  Imagine, it is a bright summer day and the sun feels just hot enough to fry an egg on the pavement. What could possibly be better than a nice, cold popsicle to cool you down? The answer is: nothing. Popsicles are the superior cold summer treat.            The greatest thing about popsicles is tha...

The Case in Favor of Ice Cream Over Popsicles

Noah Karesh, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018


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I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream. Ice cream is a cold and sweet treat that comes in different shapes, sizes and flavors. Whether enjoying it with friends or while binge watching Netflix, it has become one of the most popular and delicious desserts in the world. Beginning in 5th BC, ...

A Case in Favor of Protecting Second Amendment Rights

Avery Klatsky, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018


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The AR-15, also known as the Armalite rifle, is quickly making headline news across the nation. In light of recent shootings across the US, there have been several pushes across the country to pass legislation to make the Armalite Rifle illegal in the United States. However, this idea is illogical and puts...

Educating Students About Political Issues to Increase Political Efficacy

Jiayi Zhu, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018


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From gun control to tax reform to LGBTQ rights, our nation is politically divided, arguably, more than it has been during any other period in American history. With the charged political atmosphere, the role of teachers as mentors to their students has become a sensitive topic of debate. Many teachers ...

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