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Why climate change should be everyone’s number one priority

Why climate change should be everyone’s number one priority

By Isabela Casimiro, Perspectives Editor

May 15, 2019


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The huge amount of posts on the internet of animals going extinct or losing their homes due to global warming has many feeling regrets.   However, no one seems to be doing anything about it. According to The New York Times, “humans are transforming Earth’s natural landscapes so dramaticall...

Trump is the Republican’s puppet to gain political advantage

Trump is the Republican’s puppet to gain political advantage

April 22, 2019


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Since the 1950s, the controversial census question about a person’s U.S. citizenship status has never been an issue. That was until the Trump administration entered the White House. According to NPR, the policy idea became a reality this March when Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, who was appointed by...

Tune out Super Bowl halftime show to show support to those who refuse to perform

Tune out Super Bowl halftime show to show support to those who refuse to perform

By Isabela Casimiro, Perspectives Editor

January 31, 2019


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It’s official, the Super Bowl halftime show went from the most wanted to the least wanted gig in the music industry. According to Rolling Stone, Rihanna rejected the Sunday show to demonstrate her support of Colin Kaepernick. Kaepernick was a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers who was exiled from the NF...

Government re-opens, a good sign or bad sign?

Government re-opens, a good sign or bad sign?

By Isabela Casimiro, Perspectives Editor

January 30, 2019


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President Donald Trump signed a temporary funding bill to re-open the government until Feb. 15 on Friday after the longest government shutdown in U.S. history. According to MSNBC, two separate bills were presented to the Senate, one from each party. The Democrat’s bill did not include wall fundin...

Overspending on Christmas gifts, where should the money actually go?

Overspending on Christmas gifts, where should the money actually go?

By Leslie Najera-Rivas, Features editor

December 20, 2018


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People tend to overspend on Christmas gifts, even though they are not seen in the streets; many of them are online shopping. According to Alliant, around $721 billion are spent on Christmas shopping every year. As stores begin to have discounts before Thanksgiving, buyers begin their Christmas...

Journalists are not the ‘enemy of the people’

Journalists are not the ‘enemy of the people’

By Isabela Casimiro, Perspectives Editor

August 31, 2018


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President Donald Trump recently said that about 80 percent of the news media is “the enemy of the people,” and according to The Guardian, a majority of Republicans agree with the statement. Now many journalists across the United States are attacking President Trump by supporting press freedom. The ...

Lack of quick action one reason for increasing number of school shootings

Lack of quick action one reason for increasing number of school shootings

March 14, 2018


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Our nation is facing a growing number of student casualties in school shootings and has been for several years. Nevertheless, little action has taken place after these horrific events occurred. The Columbine High School shooting took the nation by surprise and is a shooting that still affects peo...

North Korea and South Korea join together as one team in the Winter Olympics

North Korea and South Korea join together as one team in the Winter Olympics

February 23, 2018


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North and South Korea marched together on Feb. 9 at the opening ceremony and united together as one team for the 2018 Winter Olympics. The women’s hockey team is composed of North and South Korean athletes and is considered the first in Winter Olympic history to have both Koreas work as a joint te...

TPS unfairly stripped away from immigrants

TPS unfairly stripped away from immigrants

By Isabela Casimiro, Reporter

January 24, 2018


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Over 200,000 Salvadorans will lose their rights to live and work legally in the United States after the Trump administration’s decision to end Temporary Protected Status (TPS). Salvadorans have by September 2019 to legalize their status or face deportation. In 2001, El Salvador was struck ...

False information holds potential to worsen current club and contract issues

False information holds potential to worsen current club and contract issues

August 31, 2017


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Misinformation and false rumors have proven to be disastrous and the downfall of several, innocent people and causes. Take the Harlem Riot of 1935, for example. According to the New York Times, a riot broke out on March 19, 1935, after people were told that a 16-year-old boy was beaten to death ...

Holiday meaning is reinvented and Americanized

Holiday meaning is reinvented and Americanized

By Hector Cervantes, Reporter

May 5, 2017


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Cinco De Mayo, starting as a holiday celebrated in Mexico, has evolved into one celebrated in America as well. But the meaning of the holiday has greatly diminished. It started when France invaded Mexico. Over 6,000 French troops under General Charles Latrille de Lorencez attacked Puebla de Los Áng...

New curfew established for teens at the Fox Valley Mall

New curfew established for teens at the Fox Valley Mall

January 12, 2017


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Many fights at malls occurred across the country after Christmas and social media may be to blame. The mall incidents, which ranged from minor fights to mass evacuations, occurred in Colorado, Tennessee, Texas, and New Jersey according to USA Today. However, the one that affects the citizens ...

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