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The student news site of Coral Gables Senior High School

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The trial against the city of Miami took place at the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

City of Miami Faces Racial Gerrymandering Trial

Yara Korse, Staff Writer Feb 15, 2024

For the second time since 2022, racial gerrymandering, the process where a government draws district lines to lessen the influence of racial minorities in the voting process, has been legally contested...

Eight candidates clashed on the debate floor on Aug. 23. 
First row (left to right): Chris Christie, Ron DeSantis, Vivek Ramaswamy, Nikki Haley. Second row: Asa Hutchinson, Mike Pence, Tim Scott and Doug Burgum.

Arguments Arise at the 2024 First Republican Debate

Elijah Cima, Staff Writer Sep 1, 2023

The first Republican primary debate of 2023 has heralded many surprises for the nearly 13 million viewers around the United States. Held on Aug. 23 in Milwaukee, Wis., the debate acted as platform to make...

Fla Gov. Ron DeSantis has passed the Dont Say Period bill, which holds the potential to affect LGBTQ+ students, which has resulted in many protests and uprisings.

Gov. DeSantis Sparks Classroom Controversy with Bill HB 1069

Yara Korse, Staff Writer Aug 23, 2023

Since the beginning of the year, Florida legislation regarding laws on gender identity, sexual orientation and concealed weapons has been changed by Gov. Ron DeSantis. One new bill in specific has been...

Students walk up to local organizations tables.

Gables’ Fifth Annual PolitiCare: Increasing Civic Engagement at Gables

Emmanuelle Desmet, Opinion Editor Mar 17, 2023

The Political Activism and Civic Engagement club recently hosted its annual PolitiCare event, which has become a popular tradition at Coral Gables Senior High. Many teachers, particularly those in the...

As the Congressional Committees Jan. 6 hearings come to a pause, Trump faces new criminal accusations.

Donald Trump Faces Criminal Accusations During the Jan. 6 Hearings

Lorena Acevedo, Staff Writer Sep 1, 2022

Charged with wire fraud, witness tampering, seditious conspiracy and corruptly trying to stop an official proceeding of Congress, former United States president Donald Trump currently faces criminal accusations...

Biden’s First 100 Days

Biden’s First 100 Days

Chloe Grant, CavsTV Staff May 18, 2022

Biden’s inauguration on January 20, 2021, his team has promised to deliver on many issues we have been facing. Biden promised to tackle social justice issues dealing with race and gender, issues of global...

The Virginia Elections results are a warning sign for what is to come if the Democrats remain split.

Democrats’ Virginia Election Debacle: Who is to Blame?

Emmanuelle Desmet, Staff Writer Nov 20, 2021

The Democratic Party is currently in crisis mode due to Republican businessman, Glenn Youngkin, gubernatorial election win over Democratic candidate and former governor of Virginia Terry McAuliffe. This...

Alumni Aya Hamza and Daniela Parra del Riego presented at the 2020 Politicare event, PACE’s primary service action.

PACE: Increasing Political Awareness at Gables

Emmanuelle Desmet, Staff Writer Nov 8, 2021

While many believe politics should be reserved to those who have the right to vote, students at Coral Gables Senior High prove that the younger generation is making waves in society by becoming more interested...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, California Representative Adam Schiffer and Kentucky Representative John Yarmuth discussing the Protecting Our Democracy Act.

House Democrats Move Forward In Limiting the U.S. President’s Political Power

Aaron Rojas, Staff Writer Sep 27, 2021

Democrats of the House of Representatives have introduced new legislation limiting any presidential exploits in response to actions taken by former President Donald J. Trump during his time in office,...

Former Governor Andrew Cuomo has resigned after a series of sexual harassment.

Once Hailed as a COVID-19 Hero, Disgraced New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Resigns

Lucia Chico, Staff Writer Aug 30, 2021

Once deemed the all-star hero against COVID-19, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo resigned from office in early August after three terms of service. The resignation comes after months of sexual harassment...

Matt Gaetz, a United States Representative from Florida, is often known as one of Trumps most loyal advocates. Question is, is he becoming more like Trump rather than for Trump with these sex scandals?

Matt Gaetz: Floridian Representative Caught in Scandal

Lucia Chico, Staff Writer May 6, 2021

As the noise from the Trump era begins to fade, a new scandal from one of Trump’s most loyal defenders, Florida Representative Matt Gaetz, has recently broken headlines. The 38 year old lawyer ran to...

Florida recently passed Bill 1475 which endangers the rights of transgender student athletes from participating from school athletics.

Florida’s New Anti Trans-Bill: A Disgusting Setback for Student Athletes

Anthony Russo, Sports Editor May 1, 2021

Florida's House of Representatives have recently passed a puzzling bill known as Bill 1475 which this bill would prevent transgender athletes from participating in women’s sports throughout Florida in...

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