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Balanced media consumption can bridge ideological divide

Balanced media consumption can bridge ideological divide

Paul Miller-Schmidt, Opinions Writing Editor

March 8, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

      The United States has always been divided. Whether between rich and poor, White and people of color, Republican or Democrat, the U.S. has consistently partitioned itself into conflicting factions. As of late, the divide between Republican and Democrat (and more specifically those who support ...

What does Secretary DeVos mean?

What does Secretary DeVos mean?

Sarah Groustra, Arts Writing Editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under Blogs, Opinions, Showcase

UPDATE: Feb. 7, the Senate confirmed Devos' nomination. The 50-50 tie was broken by Vice President Mike Pence. As a prominent choice for Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos went viral during her confirmation hearing as she told Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut (a staunch advocate for gun restri...

Blog: The intricacies of Israel

Blog: The intricacies of Israel

Adi Mayer, Contributing Writer

February 3, 2017


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Hello, my name is Adi Mayer. I am a sophomore at the high school, and if there is one thing I have noticed about this school, it is that there is a lot of the same opinion being heard. This is not necessarily a bad thing, but it does not leave a lot of space for other opinions. Different people have...

Participant in Boston’s Women’s March addresses march culture

Participant in Boston’s Women’s March addresses march culture

Joia Putnoi, Contributing Writer

January 31, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Uncategorized

Following President Donald J. Trump’s inauguration, the Women’s March on Washington took place. Sparking hundreds of other marches of solidarity across the globe, from Ghana to Antarctica, the movement unified women as they marched to display that during this crucial period in our world, there is n...

Which style are you?

Which style are you?

Bertina Xue, Layout and Social Media Manager

January 30, 2017


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Gag Reflex

Gag Reflex

Sarah Groustra, Arts Writing Editor

January 29, 2017


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President Trump signed an order that banned immigrants  from seven Middle Eastern countries on Jan. 27. The speed at which people were affected by the executive order was halting and sickeningly rapid. American citizens who were in the air when the order was signed suddenly were denied access into the cou...

Trump’s first 100 days

Trump’s first 100 days

Sarah Groustra, Arts Writing Editor

January 23, 2017


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It is an unprecedented time in America. On June 16, 2015, a businessman known for his explosive personality, lavish hotel chains and fascinating helmet of hair now stands on Capitol Hill as the figurehead and leader of our country. Donald J. Trump is accompanied by a “cabinet of horrors,” a ...

Student discusses benefits of a busy schedule

Student discusses benefits of a busy schedule

Maansi Patel, Contributing Writer

January 19, 2017


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      There is a saying, high schoolers have to make a choice. They can have two of the following three: school, sleep or a social life. There is some truth to that saying. I am not telling you that you must pick between them, I am telling you that it is a struggle to find balance with busy schedu...

Meme Monday #2

Meme Monday #2

Jillian Goldstein, Opinion's Writing Editor

January 16, 2017


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Are you an expert on Sagamore slang?

Are you an expert on Sagamore slang?

Bertina Xue, Layout and Social Media Manager

January 12, 2017


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Granddaughter of Cuban exiles reflects on Fidel Castro’s death

Granddaughter of Cuban exiles reflects on Fidel Castro’s death

Sofia Reynoso, Staff Writer

January 11, 2017


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“Man loves liberty, even if he does not know that he loves it. He is driven by it and flees from where it does not exist.” José Martí Cuban national hero and poet 1853-1895          Nov. 25, 2016, will be forever remembered as the day Fidel Castro died. For many, Castro repres...

Meme Monday #1

Meme Monday #1

Jillian Goldstein, Opinions Writing Editor

January 9, 2017


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