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80 Second Editorials

80 Second Editorials

October 14, 2016

Digital age causes more students to disrespect teachers

Jocelynn Acevedo, News Editor

March 11, 2016

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Classroom dynamics have turned a complete table from only about twenty years ago, the popularity of the digital age, to now. Before cell phones, there were few situations where teens were disruptive and disrespectful in the ...

An Op-Ed: Gun control from a conservative perspective

Samantha DePergola, Contributing Writer

February 22, 2016

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We consider America to be a country based off of freedom- so why are we trying to make it harder for those who value that freedom and do everything legally to buy a weapon? Ideas such as background checks are making it harder fo...

Gun control- A liberal’s point of view

Jimmy Oliver, Editor-in-chief

February 9, 2016

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One of the many debates in the United States that, to put it bluntly, should have no need for debate, is the question of gun control. There are many Americans that believe we need stricter gun laws. Some politicians, like presiden...

Ask Alma

Alma Huremovic, Features Editor

January 1, 2016

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I really want to lose some weight, but I don’t want to spend five days a week at the gym, and I don’t want to cut the foods I love out of my diet. What do I do? There are plenty of ways to lead a health(y)ier lifestyle, which is why e...

Islamophobia: a barrier from progress

Jimmy Oliver, Editor-in-chief

December 17, 2015

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ISIS, Al-Qaeda, Taliban: three names that can instill fear in the minds of just about anybody. Recently, the most prominent of these groups has been ISIS, or the Islamic State. With their attacks in Paris and Beirut on Novembe...

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December 16, 2015

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