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The best way to commemorate Indigenous Peoples’ Day is in the classroom

Native Americans deserve to be celebrated in the most effective way possible, as the long past of Indigenous People continue through this day.

Chloe Murray '22, Staff Writer

October 18, 2019

On Monday, Oct. 13, Staples students envied their friends in different school systems who could sleep in for National Indigeous Peoples’ Day while they were in math class. Formerly known as Columbus Day, the holiday is celebrated throughout the country to commemorate Native Americans. However, whet...

Pay tribute to our fallen heroes

Izzy Ullman, Opinions Editor

November 10, 2014

When I was in eighth grade, I heard a veteran’s story about his experiences in the Vietnam War. I have been appreciative for the troops and their service ever since. Seeing the look of fear in the veteran’s eyes when he described the unimaginable scene of combat, and his stories about helping...

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