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Ending or encouraging epidemics

Nathan Reed, Staff Writer

December 8, 2018

Filed under Opinions

  Some people might remember the anti-drug ad about the young man who pulls out his tooth in exchange for a pack of cigarettes. What’s the overall purpose of this traumatizing PSA? Some of the first of many anti-drug ...

Safer schools, safer future

December 8, 2018

Filed under Opinions, Staff Editorial

On Tues. Oct. 9, a student at Burke High School stabbed his girlfriend in the back multiple times. Then, he attempted suicide. The students had already felt on edge during the week, as rumors of a bomb threat flew around the s...

The good, the bad:cancer

Lucy Tu, Co-Editor-in-Cheif

December 8, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinions

Memory is a funny thing. Some things dissolve into the deep abyss of your mind, and others ingrain themselves in your memory. For me, I’ll always remember a late summer night two years ago. The living room blinds were open to...

We’re all in this together

October 26, 2018

Filed under Staff Editorial

Tuesday Night Lights. The football is flying. Pompoms are shimmering. But, this isn’t your typical game. Powderpuff Football, an opportunity for the DECA team  to raise money for charity, has long been a part of our school. U...

Pumpkin to talk about

Michelle Keiser, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018

Filed under Opinions

Donald Trump talks to the Three Amigos, Batman holds hands with a pineapple, a cow runs down the street, and a piece of pizza eats a carmel apple. Halloween is a time where the wacky and unusual run wild. Children from around...

The child bride epidemic

Aanya Agarwal, Opinions Editor

October 26, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinions

When the average American teen thinks of marriage, a myriad of things come to mind: white gowns, churches, saying “I do”. For some kids, however, the idea of a perfect wedding remains just that: an idea. According to an arti...

We stan stan culture

Sireen Abayazid, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018

Filed under Opinions

Noah Centineo, Tom Holland, Shawn Mendes. These are just a few of the celebrities who have gained a loyal following after their rise to fame, and recently these fans have begun referring to themselves as “stans.” For many, to ...

Negative reaction to affirmative action

Lahari Ramini, News Editor

October 26, 2018

Filed under Columns, News

On  Aug. 30, 2018, the U.S Department of Justice defended a lawsuit against Harvard University for artificially capping the number of qualified Asian-Americans accepted into the school. “Harvard has failed to carry its dem...

Facts behind fashion

Sree Kolli, Online Editor

October 24, 2018

Filed under Opinions

While mindlessly scrolling through Instagram, something catches your eye: an ad for a  bright, fresh, yellow crop top. To be honest, the shirt looks like any other you would find walking down the aisle of a teen apparel store. ...

Negative reaction to affirmative action

October 24, 2018

Filed under Columns

On  Aug. 30, 2018, the U.S Department of Justice defended a lawsuit against Harvard University for artificially capping the number of qualified Asian-Americans accepted into the school. “Harvard has failed to carry its dem...

REEL REPRESENTATION IN FILM

Felicia Xiong, Staff Writer

September 18, 2018

Filed under Opinions

After decades of whitewashing the film industry, Hollywood has just begun to have an awakening – an awakening that will finally bring dejected Asian actors into the limelight. From yellowface roles in the late 1800s to whit...

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