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Mr. Potato Head has now been rebranded to just Potato head following controversy on the gender labels of the popular American toy.

The Latest Cancel Culture Controversy: A Nation Divided Over a Potato

Michael Evelyn, Staff Writer March 17, 2021

Over the course of the COVID-19 quarantine, many brands and objects experienced the new phenomena of “cancel culture”, being deemed to be racist, homophobic or sexist. Everyday consumer items like...

It is about time that intersectionality amongst feminists becomes the new normal.

International Women’s Day: The Importance of Intersectionalism

Lauren Gregorio and Abigail Felan March 17, 2021

March 8 is a day designated to commemorate all women who have shattered gender barriers. More importantly, it re-emphasizes that women having the same opportunities as their male counterparts is not as...

As Biden reopens immigrant facilities in Texas and Florida, many ethical questions are raised regarding his campaign promises.

Biden’s Migrant Facilities: Same Cruelty, Different Administration?

Lucia Chico, Staff Writer March 15, 2021

With just over a month in office, President Biden has already had to be held accountable for his immigration-related decisions that differ from his campaign trail promises. Recently, he ordered the reopening...

This extra cost to feminine products has been dubbed the Pink Tax as it deters women from having easy access to feminine hygiene products.

The Pink Tax: Why are Feminine Products More Expensive?

Alejandra De llano, Staff Writer March 10, 2021

The pink tax is defined as expanding a product's value based on gender, typically this rise in price is specific towards products marketed for women. Although the pink tax is not an official tax, it can...

Many students at Gables have a heavy workload from a variety of rigorous courses and this online setting, that has never been experienced before, is affecting all of us.

CollegeBoard Makes Unjust Decisions for AP Testing

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer March 2, 2021

From start to finish, standardized testing is always the biggest focus in a student’s academic career. These tests are consistently seen as a way to measure our learning, academic ability and capabilities...

Even with a pandemic, avid movie and TV show watchers got to binge incredible works. Yet, some of them have been shockingly snubbed from Golden Globe nominations. We must wonder, though, is it that shocking?

What Went Wrong with This Year’s Golden Globes Nominations?

Lauren Gregorio, Opinion Editor February 28, 2021

The Oscars and the Golden Globes are some of the most watched television programs where regular people get to have a taste of the Hollywood glitz and glamour while watching their favorite movies, TV shows...

Marjorie Taylor Greene continues to build a name for herself as a proud believer in conspiracy theories and member of far right-wing ideologies.

Marjorie Taylor Greene: A Force To Be Reckoned With

Lucia Chico, Staff Writer February 14, 2021

With less than a month in Congress, Georgia Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene has managed to smear her name all over headlines. Even before being elected as a public servant, Greene was seen as an unlikely victorious...

Hello Biden! The First 100 Days

Lucia Chico, Staff Writer February 2, 2021

As the Trump era ends and a new administration is desperately ushered in, the American people are beginning to see kept promises and consistency in leaders’ messages. A theme in President Joe Biden’s...

Goodbye Trump: A Look Back on his Presidency

Abigail Felan, Copy Editor February 2, 2021

Finally, the last four years of the Trump era have come to a close as we got to witness one of the most watched Presidential inauguration of our time. The years of the Trump presidency might have seemed...

Biden’s administration officially made the transfer of power on January 20, 2021.

A Transfer of Power like No Other: A Lens into the Biden and Trump Presidencies

Abigail Felan, Copy Editor February 2, 2021

A look back on the Trump presidency brings about mixed emotions for many Americans. However, it is with optimism that the American people can look forward to a Biden presidency. Social justice and activism...

Fans harass

“Attack on Titan” or On its Animators?

Michael Evelyn, Staff Writer January 30, 2021

Over the past several weeks, the Maruyama Animation Produce Project Association studios, which have been in charge of animation for the new Attack on Titan season, have received backlash from fans. After...

Essential oils have been around for decades, but have only become popular after the harsh effects of candles were recognized. Courtesy of Pixabay.

Candles out, diffusers in

Trending swaps for candles, such as diffusers and essential oils, have provided not only a more safe but simple way to enjoy different aromas
DeeAnne Montero, highlights newsmagazine contributor January 13, 2021

            There is no avoiding the multitude of advertisements seen daily intended to persuade viewers to purchase diffusers or a kit of essential oils. However, many people are questioning why...

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