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Boring Company Got Exciting

Boring Company Got Exciting

Alexander Yagoda, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion, Top Stories

Last week Elon Musk, CEO of companies that will revolutionize the future, like SpaceX and Tesla, unveiled plans for his newest company, The Boring Company (TBC). His original plan was to build subterranean tunnels through the busy hearts of metropolises with traffic problems, like Los Angeles, Washington...

West Virginia Teachers Go on Strike!

West Virginia Teachers Go on Strike!

Alexander Yagoda, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

Starting on Feb. 22 of 2018, teachers across the entire state of West Virginia began a strike that would last for more than a week, resulting in the closing of every public school in the state. All of this was caused by the teacher's simple request for a 5% increase in their pay, which was not received...

Enforcing the Uniform Policy: Useless or Protective?

Enforcing the Uniform Policy: Useless or Protective?

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

Ever since Coral Gables Senior High first opened its doors in 1950, there has been some form of uniform policy, which has evolved over the years. Whereas students previously were only permitted to wear khaki pants and red, white, or black shirts, our current principal, Mr. Adolfo Costa, expanded the...

Should Teachers Be Allowed To Carry Guns?

Should Teachers Be Allowed To Carry Guns?

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

Since the shocking news of the shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School, Coral Gables Senior High, along with other public schools in Miami, has dedicated its time to implementing a stricter code of conduct for students- along with a change in uniform policies and the time teachers release children f...

#NeverAgain: Memorial to Take the Place of Building 12

#NeverAgain: Memorial to Take the Place of Building 12

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion, Top Stories

On Feb. 14, 2018, a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida claimed the lives of 17 high school faculty and students and injured 14 more. The perpetrator, 19-year-old Nikolas Jacob Cruz, was taken into police custody shortly afterwards and confessed to 17 count...

Is the Women of Color Healing Retreat Racist?

Is the Women of Color Healing Retreat Racist?

Jesse Zambrano, Staff Writer

February 18, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

There are moments in life when one just needs to get away from reality. In some cases, a spa day is exactly what one may need. When a woman of color walks into a spa, a spa that is frequently visited by white guests, she may be looked down on and, at times, even treated differently. This can lead to...

Over-commercialization of the Holidays?

Over-commercialization of the Holidays?

Daymara Fernandez, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

If you have ever gone shopping, then you have probably seen a myriad of sections filled with holiday decorations and novelties in stores. During the different seasons, stores bring out their Christmas, Halloween and Valentine's decorations, but one must start wondering if said stores do it for the holiday s...

Lady Doritos: A Crunchy Controversy

Lady Doritos: A Crunchy Controversy

Alexander Yagoda, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion, Top Stories

Soon after the Super Bowl, Pepsi-Co revealed intentions to roll out a new kind of Doritos marketed specifically for women: the "Lady Dorito." This special chip would apparently be like any other Dorito, but would make less noise when chewed or crunched, which was supposed to be more appealing to women...

America First, Unless Russia is Involved

America First, Unless Russia is Involved

Natalia Rodriguez, Reviews Editor

February 8, 2018


Filed under International Issues, Opinion

This week, the White House announced its decision to withhold imposing sanctions on Russia. The sanctions had already been mandated by Congress as a part of the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA), which- spoiler alert- aims to counter America's adversaries through sanctions....

Ohio Legislation: A Step Backwards

Ohio Legislation: A Step Backwards

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion, Top Stories

As society continues to grow at an exponential rate, one in every four women have received an abortion by the age of 45. Worldwide, abortions are known to be a hugely controversial topic due to the vast differences of religious and cultural ideas. Recently, this topic came into the discussion when the pro-life Governor of Ohio, John Kasich, signed a legislation th...

A New Low For Logan: Worth The Second Chance?

A New Low For Logan: Worth The Second Chance?

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

After Vine was shut down in 2016, many Viners decided to take their content onto YouTube and started the endless trend of vlogs. One of the many comedians that transferred to YouTube was Logan Paul. He is one of YouTube's top-watched Vloggers with over one billion views and 16 million subscribers....

Government Shutdown: Who Was Responsible?

Government Shutdown: Who Was Responsible?

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

Since the results of the 2016 election and the induction of President Trump, both the presidency and Congress are controlled by Republican Party majority. Between the both of them, they are trying to accomplish goals on the Republican agenda, as well as the campaign promises made by President Trump....

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