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Dealing with Anxiety

Olivia Shackleton, Editor-in-Chief

December 6, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

As I glare down at my hand trembling, I breathe in and out deeply several times and tell myself to calm down. “Relax, Olivia. It is only a test. One grade. It is only school,” I remind myself. I give myself these short pep...

Corporate Income Tax Burdens Workers

Joseph Kukral, Op/Ed Editor

December 6, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

One of the most controversial elements of the U.S. tax system is the assessment of corporate income tax. The tax is assessed on the economic profits of a corporation at the conclusion of its fiscal year. However, the question...

Power and Bread

Power and Bread

December 6, 2018

It’s All About Perspective

Kathleen Mackey, Managing Editor

December 6, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

The three weeks that fall between Thanksgiving and winter break can be the most draining. They feel like they might never end while simultaneously feeling like there aren’t enough hours in the day to get everything done. As...

Journalists Against the World

Olivia Shackleton, Editor-in-Chief

November 15, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Distrust of the media has grown exponentially over the past couple of years; many people refer to the media as being biased or spreading information that is inaccurate and unverified. This distrust has been extremely exacerbated by ...

What it Really Means to be Grateful

Kathleen Mackey, Managing Editor

November 15, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

We are officially a week away from arguably the best meal of the year and as I start to think about which outfit will allow me to bask in my post-feast coma most comfortably, I’ve also been thinking about what it really means...

We Used to Call it the Press

Declan Leary, Op/Ed Editor

November 15, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Everyone knows that the current administration has had a strained relationship with the press. This strain has never been more clearly on display than during a Nov. 7 press conference which the media establishment carefully spun...

Donald Trump Will Win the 2020 Presidential Election

Joseph Kukral, Op/Ed Editor

November 15, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

The outcome of the 2018 midterm election portends another surreal conclusion in 2020, cryptically similar to that of 2016. Furthermore, it reveals why some voters are vehemently in support of a man that has no integrity and is...

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