Pompeo a bad choice for State

Malcolm Durfee-O'Brien

May 17, 2018

Filed under columns, opinion

CIA Director and former member of the United States House of Representatives from Kansas, Mike Pompeo was selected by Donald Trump as the next Secretary of State on March 13th. Pompeo holds little knowledge on foreign policy, but he hold...

Impractical Impeachment

Malcolm Durfee-O'Brien

May 17, 2018

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Since his election, protestors, pundits, and billionaires have called for the impeachment of President Donald Trump. Recent events and Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian meddling have continued these calls at the same...

IB fosters critical thinking, more holistic approach to learning

Mac O'Brien, Staff Writer

May 16, 2018

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            There is no ubiquitously applicable answer for students deciding between taking Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) courses. The decision will always come down to what each student ...

School dance dress expectations unfair

Anne Gallagher, Staff Writer

May 16, 2018

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There are three major school dances per year during the three different seasons we are at school. As the weather changes, so do the requirements for what to wear. Girls make decisions from thousands of styles of dresses, pantsuits,...

IB program unnecessarily divisive, strikingly similiar to AP

Anne Gallagher, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018

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With 6,311 programs spanning 4,786 schools worldwide, the International Baccalaureate Programme is a prominent world-wide organization. Over a million people around the world are a part of the IB program. It claims to have a more...

Con: Draft opinion

Sydney Prescott, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018

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Physically, women’s bodies do not compare to men. On average women have 40 percent less upper body and 33 percent lower body strength than men. The military has stated that they will accept women to be in combat positions only...

Top six reasons why you shouldn’t date in high school

Sydney Prescott, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018

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Top Six Reasons why you shouldn’t date in high school Finding your own identity The teenage years are for discovering your identity. You start to figure out what career you plan to be in, if you will follow your paren...

Impeachment is a required step in negating 45’s damage

Emma Whaley, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018

Filed under opinion

Donald Trump's presidency has been a controversial one. Now, all presidencies are controversial; it's not hard to recall the aftermath of the Obama election and even George Washington had people who wanted him out of office. But...

March for our lives is only ‘revolutionary’ because it involves white kids

Lizbeth Hermosillo-Najar, staff writer

May 9, 2018

Filed under opinion

February 26, 2012 Trayvon Martin was shot and killed by another man for looking suspicious. July 6, 2016 Philando Castile was shot and killed by a police officer for having a broken break light. July 17, 2014 Eric Garner was put...

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