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...

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...

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, ...

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...

Mental Illnesses Should be Taught in School

Emily Engel, Staff Writer

October 8, 2017

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By the time they reach 8th grade, most young people know all about the changes and challenges adolescence will present. Students take classes covering a variety of subjects from drug awareness to bullying; but in these cla...

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