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President Trump Admits to Downplaying Covid-19 Numbers

President Trump's response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been one of the most highly criticized points of his presidency, especially following newly released evidence that he may have downplayed its severity.

Isabel Donner, Staff Writer

September 21, 2020

Since the first case of Coronavirus was confirmed in the United States, President Trump has been criticized for being dismissive of the facts surrounding the virus. Last Wednesday, Sept. 9, it was revealed that he had admitted to intentionally downplaying the magnitude of the pandemic sweeping the nation...

Have Our Leaders Done Enough to Help Stop the COVID-19 Spread?

Currently, masks are not mandated by Florida Governor DeSantis. However, it is vital to continue wearing them in public places because this simple activity is highly effective in lessening the spread.

Lauren Gregorio, Opinion Editor

July 22, 2020

Coronavirus has been the center of discussion all over the world. What started out as a small outbreak in Wuhan, China has transformed into a global pandemic. From wearing masks out to staying six feet apart, these precautions have become the new normal. In an attempt to mitigate the situation, lead...

COVID-19 Panic Fuels Racist Sentiments

A mixture of fear and ignorance during the Coronavirus pandemic has brewed intense feelings of racism towards Asians.

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

May 10, 2020

The outbreak of Coronavirus has generated fear amongst citizens of the world. Unfortunately, much of this fear and uncertainty has been transformed into xenophobic tendencies towards minority groups of immigrants. The brunt of these negative emotions has mainly been absorbed by Asians, particularly the...

Partisan dispute stalls COVID-19 relief bill

Partisan dispute stalls COVID-19 relief bill

Alma Martinez, Staff Writer

May 1, 2020

In light of the recent outbreak of COVID-19, a virus that directly impacts the human airways and respiratory system, the House of Representatives plans to vote on a bill that would address many consequences of the pandemic. Unemployment benefits and free COVID-19 testing at the core of this bill also m...

Flattening the Curve: The Importance of Social Distancing

Essential workers, such as people in the healthcare system, protect themselves with masks and latex gloves to work during this uncertain time.

Maia Berthier, Opinion and Copy Editor

April 5, 2020

As the Coronavirus pandemic continues to spread across the globe, people from every part of the world are searching for a solution to this health crisis. With the number of cases only increasing in the U.S. this far, our nation is looking for guidance as to what can be done to stop this virus. Besides...

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