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There is such a thing as too many college applications

There is such a thing as too many college applications

Cate Casparius ’19

November 19, 2018


Filed under Opinions

College: it’s a long, tiresome and terrifying process for high school seniors. Applying is stressful; getting accepted or denied is stressful; the competition is stressful. And as the college process continues, the growing number of schools that students are applying to is shocking. Out of fear...

Trump’s meeting with Kim Jong-un is a diplomatic victory

Trump’s meeting with Kim Jong-un is a diplomatic victory

June 15, 2018


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By Teddy Dienst '20   There have been a lot of negative encounters between President Donald Trump and other foreign leaders, especially Kim Jong-un, Supreme Leader of North Korea. However, the recent trip Trump took to talk to the North Korean leader should be viewed as a step in the righ...

Kanye West severely misinterprets America’s history of slavery

Kanye West severely misinterprets America’s history of slavery

May 20, 2018


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By Teddy Dienst '20   An abundance of positive and negative opinions surfaced soon after Kanye West asserted comments on how [“Slavery was a choice.”] Twitter exploded with reactions, famous rapper Stevie Wonder called West “foolish” for saying these things and referring to himself...

Starbucks takes criticism after race incident

Starbucks takes criticism after race incident

April 30, 2018


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By Teddy Dienst '20 Starbucks Coffee announced that on May 29 every store will be closed for the entire day to conduct a racial training program for every one of its workers. This plan was created in response to an employee at a Starbucks in Philadelphia calling the police on two African American ...

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