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A New Beginning?

A New Beginning?

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

The Mueller Report was billed to be the single most fundamentally shocking piece of paper in recent American history. No, this is not an exaggeration. A report that was supposed to uncover the rigging of a presidential election by a foreign adversary and the current President himself is bone-chilling....

The Devolution of Super Bowl Commercials

The Devolution of Super Bowl Commercials

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

February 10, 2019

American sports fans flock to their television sets every year in early February to watch the two best teams in the National Football League (NFL) play in the Super Bowl. The viewers of this yearly event are not limited to just sports fans, however, as the Super Bowl is known for its unique and engaging...

Disinformation Made Easy

Disinformation Made Easy

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019

Social media and the evolution of the media has made the dissemination of information a much more efficient enterprise, resulting in a more informed public, for the most part. With this rapid fire media gauntlet, it is often difficult to separate the truth from that which has been coined as "fake news."...

Assigning Blame

Assigning Blame

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018

There may not be a single event that can fundamentally rock a nation to the extent an act of terror can. Instances like the shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue force the public to look amongst their own for answers to the multitude of questions that arise from such heinous acts. The motives for an...

Muestra tu orgullo Cavalier: semana de espíritu escolar

Muestra tu orgullo Cavalier: semana de espíritu escolar

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018

¡La semana de espíritu escolar llega pronto! Va a ocurrir la semana del 29 de octubre hasta el 2 de noviembre. Si esta pensando en que traje va a escoger para cada día de la semana, nosotros estamos aquí para ayudar. No hay que gastar mucho dinero para crear un traje creativo, casi todo lo que se ...

Remembering Senator John McCain

Remembering Senator John McCain

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

August 27, 2018

After a year-long battle with brain cancer, Senator John McCain died on Aug. 25, only a day after announcing that he would no longer receive treatment for his cancer. His body will lie in state at the rotunda of the United States Capitol, an area often referred to as the heart of the Congressional structure....

Elodie Tardits: 4,400 Miles from Home

Elodie Tardits: 4,400 Miles from Home

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

November 2, 2017

Sophomore Elodie Tardits appears to be your typical well-rounded Gables student. She competes on the successful Cavalier debate team, is a member of the League against Cancer and is involved in the Twenty Little Working Girls volunteer organization outside of school. However, unlike many of the students here, this ...

Till Death Do Us Part

Till Death Do Us Part

Gabriella Torna, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017

On Oct. 3, 2017, the world was in shock when the United States voted against the United Nations on a topic that had human rights activists enraged.  The U.S had voted against the condemning of the death penalty towards the LGBTQ+ community. This led the United States to join 13 other countries, who allow ...

Michael Flynn’s Fiery Resignation

Michael Flynn’s Fiery Resignation

Alexander Yagoda, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017

On Feb. 13, President Trump's national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned which caused quite a lot of concern for many Americans. This came largely due to issues with Russia which is something we have not had to deal with since the end of the Cold War. However, as tensions rise between the governments...

Trump’s Trouble Travels to Taiwan

Trump’s Trouble Travels to Taiwan

Alexander Yagoda, Staff Writer

December 12, 2016

On Dec. 3, Donald Trump accepted a call from Taiwan's president, Tsai Ing-wen, congratulating him on his presidency. The call between the President and the President-elect drew a large amount of attention because Taiwan is considered by China, and also the United States, as a 'renegade province' of China....

Kaepernick Takes a Stand by Sitting Down

Kaepernick Takes a Stand by Sitting Down

Thomas Harley, Staff Writer

September 17, 2016

In the midst of social unrest, athletes are starting to stand up and express their dissatisfaction with the injustices that have recently occurred. One specific athlete, an NFL player for the San Francisco 49ers, has decided that sitting down is the way to spur change. Colin Kaepernick, a 28 year old...

A Change for Cuban-American Relations

A Change for Cuban-American Relations

Albany Muria, News Editor

April 8, 2016

On Feb. 18, President Barack Obama announced his historic visit to Cuba, the first United States (U.S.) President to visit Cuba since 1959. The announcement, having followed over half of a century's worth of minimal relations, struck controversy throughout the nation. Obama’s encounter with Cuba’s President, Raul Castro, occurred in efforts to reconcile any hosti...

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