Treatment of people with disabilities

October 12, 2017

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Throughout history, people with disabilities have been treated as inferior. They were the Nazi’s first victims, they are societal outcasts, and from infancy, kids are trained to avert their gaze from a disabled person in public. However,...

Cross-racial stereotyping

October 12, 2017

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My experiences growing up as a minority in a metropolitan area taught me that a place with a large capacity for diversity also has a large capacity for racial tension. Fortunately, at Central, I have seen firsthand, an aura...

Desensitization of cursing is natural, eventually will become publically acceptable

Grace Turner, Staff Writer

October 12, 2017

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Although cursing has been around for decades, within the last few years many people have been using words that would have previously seemed impolite or taboo more often. While at first this can seem alarming, when one puts some...

Use of social media could lead to better historical documentation

Grace Turner, Staff Writer

October 12, 2017

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Poodle skirts and milkshakes, peace movements, and crazy hair styles, are only a few examples of how trends can define a generation. While the current generation of teenagers, generation Z, are currently in the process of defining...

Disguised junk food proves unhealthy

Anne Gallagher, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017

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Over time, cow's milk has become a staple in a multitude of diets in different cultures around the world. It is revered to be a bone-strengthening solution and is advertised widely through campaigns such as "got milk?". America...

Brand New Helmets Collecting Dust?

Jackson Godwin, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017

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Central High was given high tech football helmets for the safety of the team and they still have yet to use them.  From very generous donations from the Sherwood foundation they were all paid for and ready to be used at the start...

“American Dream”

Lizbeth Hermosillo-Najar, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017

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My parents came here for the American dream but as of lately it feels like a nightmare. On September 5, 2017 immigrants/dreamers could no longer file for DACA due to Trumps Administration ending. DACA is Deferred Action for Childhood...

They’re taking our culture

Lizbeth Hermosillo-Najar, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017

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Since the beginning of time white people having been stealing things that don’t belong to them. Including land, women and culture. If it's one thing they're good at would be appropriating culture. It's not that hard to see,...

Conor McGregor: What now?

Alec Rome, Staff Writer

October 9, 2017

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The nine-figure superfight is finally over. After all of the expletive-laden press conferences, documentary filming by Showtime and the discussions on Twitter about who will win, we finally have all of the answers. Check that, ...

Today’s struggles in black communities a direct byproduct of slavery

Simone Davis, Staff Writer

October 9, 2017

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The treatment of black people in this country is no secret. From the arrival of Africans into the United States until now, the black experience has never really been easy. In the past, it wasn’t even condemned or considered ...

Intensive ballet courses aid student in preparing for future

Simone Davis, Staff Writer

October 9, 2017

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When asked “what do you want to be when you grow up?”, most kids and teenagers would respond that they didn’t know yet or that they’re still figuring it out, but not me. I could’ve been asked at five, fifteen, or no...

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