Michael Bloomberg Enters Race

Lauren Johnson, Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

The past few weeks offered us a new face in the race for president; businessman and former mayor of New York City Michael Bloomberg. And lord knows we need another Caucasian, male billionaire who thinks he can run this god-forsaken...

House Republicans Flounder Amidst Trump Impeachment

Ryan Stewart, Co-Editor In Chief

December 5, 2019

It’s been three months since the Trump impeachment inquiry began, and oh boy has it been a roller coaster, if the roller coaster was on fire and the media was on fire and oops everything is on fire. Don’t get it twisted,...

Yes, We SHOULD Cover That

Jacqueline Glenn, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 15, 2019

From the ashes of fires, the raw emotions following mass shootings and the devastation after natural disasters, a hero emerges: the American journalist.  Journalists push their own fears or reservations aside, striving to illuminate eve...

The Mainstream Media Might Have a Fake News Problem

Jackson Budwell, Guest Contributor

November 13, 2019

The Mainstream Media (MSM) appears to have a credibility problem, an issue that can largely be traced back to bias and fake news. It is surprising that influential companies, such as CNN, Fox, or ABC, would knowingly or unknowingly...

Android Over Apple: The Real Argument

Ryan Stewart, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 7, 2019

I’ve argued for Android over Apple for years. But, my arguments always fell on not deaf ears, but ears that just weren’t willing to listen in the first place. And after a long time reflecting and researching, I can firmly...

College Application Presents Too Much Confusion

Emily Kloostra, Staff Writer

October 31, 2019

I thought the fall of senior year would have one question for me: which colleges am I applying to? However, as soon as I figured out that answer, a new question surprised me: how do I apply? There’s the Common App, the Coalition...

Hong Kong Protests Persist

Jack Barker, Sports Editor

October 31, 2019

With the Hong Kong protests continuing, and seemingly never coming to an end, I think it’s time we come to the realization that Hong Kong and its residents shouldn’t be here in the first place. The backlash began in February...

The Fourth Democratic Debate: Who Won?

Ryan Stewart, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 23, 2019

With former Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Elizabeth Warren standing in the middle of the stage, flanked on either side directly by Senator Bernie Sanders on the left and Mayor Pete Buttigieg on the right, the fourth Democratic...

Facebook’s New Misinformation Policy Doesn’t Suffice

Lauren Johnson, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

From banning hate speech to nudity, it is evident that Facebook has thrown efforts into limiting the information we see on a daily basis. But how much has it really done to limit manipulation of its users, especially recent po...

Trump Fails to Think Before Endangering America

Taylor Meek, A&E Editor

October 18, 2019

Who has an orange tan, a big mouth and has just confirmed that the United States has nuclear weapons in Turkey? You guessed it: good old President Trump. Trump has been taking his presidential powers too far ever since he waltzed...

Christopher Columbus Is No One to Celebrate

Jacqueline Glenn, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 18, 2019

What does a murderous, thieving scoundrel who is antithetical to values like freedom and dignity receive? In America, he gets a day of praise and recognition. The tradition started in 1937 when President Franklin Delano Roo...

Trump Deserves Impeachment

Ryan Stewart, Co-Editor in Chief

October 10, 2019

On Sept. 24 Speaker Nancy Pelosi initiated a formal impeachment process against President Donald Trump in the aftermath of a whistleblower report, which revealed the widespread, fraudulent abuse of power and the cover up of that...