Improving Sex Education

Staff writer: Olivia Ramirez Many people in their early teen or preteen years will either have an awkward conversation with a parent about the basics of what sex is or they learn the basics from school. Some people receive both, but most people aren’t getting enough information. Sex education is held to an extremely low […]

Vape Products May Be Causing Seizures

Staff Writer: Olivia Ramirez The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is currently investigating thirty-five cases of seizures and convulsions as the result of nicotine poisoning. While there is no proven relationship between vape products and seizures, vape products can do real harm. Nicotine poisoning is not uncommon and is likely the result of people being […]

When Is Enough, Enough?

Section Editor: Avery Adams Informing my boss that we need to put our flag at half-staff because we had not one, but two mass shootings in a day was an eye opener. Not only has it become common for the process of lowering the flag to happen, it’s become something that we as Americans are […]

And yet…

In under 24 hours after French President Emmanuel Macron made a call for donation, nearly $1 billion had been pledged. As important as Notre-Dame Cathedral is to history and Catholicism, are the donations overboard? Couldn’t and shouldn’t that money be used for more pressing issues?

Considering the Fact II

America’s timeline is filled with hatred and racism and making statements such as “Make America Great Again” does nothing but prove that the hatred is still there. Can America finally be made great? Perhaps, but it requires addressing and rectifying the deafening silent problems that still go on on a daily basis. 

Tragedy Strikes

Staff Writer: Arie Mitchell As many of you have heard, there was a horrific shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand. The tragedy occurred March 15 leaving 49 dead and 50 injured. Jacinda Ardern, New Zealand’s Prime Minister, has already taken steps to make sure something like this does not happen again. The gunman was identified as […]

Considering the Fact

Make America Great Again. The saying that has been repeated time and time again since Trump’s announcement of him running for president. The question is, however, when was America ever great, especially for everybody?