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The unruly mess ‘White Privilege’ has established

The unruly mess ‘White Privilege’ has established

Hannah Kightlinger, Photo Editor

March 31, 2016


Filed under OPINION

"White Privilege II” raises questions across all races, all religions and all people. It shines a light on something, if not everything, that society today fails to make important. Macklemore and Ryan Lewis are not only standing for something that may not be “politically correct” to do, but they a...

Happiness before objects

Happiness before objects

Jillian Cadieux, Staff Reporter

March 23, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Money, clothes, cars, cell phones and social status are only a few things that can affect a person's happiness. Today, teen’s lives seem to be ruled by meaningless objects. Children grow up with the idea that happiness is a physical form they are able to hold in the palms of their hands. Money dri...

Beyonce’s time

Beyonce’s time

Staff

March 23, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Fireworks, hair flipping and provocative outfits representing an intimidating militia team known as no other than the Black Panthers. During the halftime show for the 2016 Super Bowl, super celebrity Beyonce made a political statement that either infuriated or delighted the 111.9 million viewers it reached.  Du...

The everlasting sexism of our society

The everlasting sexism of our society

Shelby Zeigler, Columnist

March 23, 2016


Filed under OPINION

We like to think that we, as Americans, are in a free country and that we all are no longer biased toward men. While this is thought to be a common goal by many people, it is very implausible when compared to the actions of the populace. We continue to have preconceived notions that just because someo...

Battle of the beliefs

Battle of the beliefs

Zabrina Yannella, Staff Reporter

March 15, 2016


Filed under OPINION

For some, they may think that God is just some made up entity who slut shames and hates gays, but I beg to differ. Imagine sitting in biology and learning about how the earth came about through the theory, known as evolutionism. As a Christian student, I was forced to learn about evolution my freshm...

Bathroom warzone

Bathroom warzone

Cassidy Peña, Staff Reporter

March 15, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Standing at a crossroads, the weight of the decision weighs heavy. The ladies room is comfortable, but it is the men’s room that you’re told to use. This is a common struggle for individuals that identify as transgender. Transgender is a term used to describe someone who transgresses gender boundaries, ...

Showing appreciation

Showing appreciation

Melanie Clark, Reporter

March 9, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Thanking someone for holding a door for you may hold a different value than someone saving your life, but both actions should be appreciated. Politeness is taken for granted too often, and it seems to be happening more and more as the years pass. Unfortunately, using the phrase “thank you” is becoming...

Cracking the code

Cracking the code

Staff

February 29, 2016


Filed under OPINION, Showcase

Constantly growing in size, the massive flow of information and e-commerce known as the Internet continues its digital reign. However, this virtual kingdom still needs real workers to maintain and improve its infrastructure in the form of coding and website design. Employers are willing to pay those with t...

We accept the love we think we deserve

We accept the love we think we deserve

Shelby Zeigler, Columnist

February 23, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Who are you? If someone asked you to define yourself, what would your answer be? Are you defined by the things you love or are you defined by the people who love you? Much too often, women allow themselves to be defined by the men they are with. Being too dependent on others to love us makes it incredibly har...

Living without the label

Living without the label

Staff

February 5, 2016


Filed under OPINION

If you believe in something, fight for it. Social media constantly displays heated debates over political issues of the era and social disputes between those who seek to live in a country where their values are upheld. Views on everything from Donald Trump’s campaign to Black Lives Matter and racia...

Let’s all be gay because happiness is a lifestyle

Let’s all be gay because happiness is a lifestyle

Eric Johnson, Reporter

February 5, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Walking through any high school hallway, students often hear a slur of words that in adult life are not acceptable to be used as insults and that are often taken offensively to the public eye. The language used could be chalked up to the difference in the language gap between the millennials (Genera...

Multicultural education at school helps students for their career

Multicultural education at school helps students for their career

Natalia Peters, Staff Reporter

February 3, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Children learn how to behave with others while they grow up. Therefore, it is important that students are educated at school and get to know about different histories, values and beliefs of cultures to help avoid xenophobia or the irrational fear or dislike of people from other countries. These days the...

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