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California Wildfires: A Scene From Hell

California Wildfires: A Scene From Hell

Maya Weaver '21, Staff Writer February 10, 2021

The Golden Gate Bridge, known for its regal red colour, glittering name, and the serene waters of the San Francisco Bay that it lays poised above, seems like an entrance into the pearly gates of heaven....

Guide to Voting in a Pandemic

Evelyn Sorg '24, Staff Writer February 10, 2021

Voting, a right afforded to all Americans, but not all Americans chose to vote. According to the Pew Research Center, in the 2016 presidential election only 56% of Americans who were eligible to vote did...

COVID-19 Around the World

Vanessa Moats '22, Staff Writer December 8, 2020

2020 has been a memorable year. The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the whole world. The virus started in Wuhan, China in December 2019 and has spread throughout the world. The three countries with the...

What’s Happening in Thailand

Brianna Caldwell ‘22, Staff Writer December 8, 2020

Thailand has joined the list of several countries finishing the year in political unrest. The small nation is one of the few countries who still has a working monarchy--one that may not stick around much...

Racism and COVID-19 in America

Racism and COVID-19 in America

Maya Weaver ‘21 , Staff Writer April 17, 2020

An infectious power is raging through the world, into our countries, cities, and neighborhoods. It’s a highly contagious threat that prompts us to shut our doors against our neighbors. It plagues and...

Nashville Tornadoes

Nashville Tornadoes

Kavya Weaver '20, News Editor April 17, 2020

On the night of March 2nd, a violent tornado swept across the middle of Tennessee, leaving a grim 50-mile trail of destruction in its wake. Twenty-five people were killed, countless buildings were damaged,...

U.S.-Taliban Peace Deal: Progress or Empty Promises?

U.S.-Taliban Peace Deal: Progress or Empty Promises?

Kavya Weaver '20 , News Editor April 15, 2020

In February of 2020, the American government and the Taliban signed a deal that seeks to end the nearly 18-year conflict in Afghanistan. This historic event marks a step towards bringing lasting peace...

Syrian War Update

Syrian War Update

Olivia Smathers '21, Staff Writer April 15, 2020

In March of 2011, Syrian citizens, fed up with their lack of governmental representation and personal freedoms, took to the streets of Deraa, a southern city in Syria. The government had just arrested...

Ramadan 2020

Brianna Caldwell '22, Staff Writer April 15, 2020

Just as Christians will finish fasting for Lent, Muslims all over the world will start to prepare to celebrate Ramadan, the Islamic season of abstinence. Ramadan, which starts on April 24th and goes until...

Trump’s Proposed Israel-Palestine Peace Plan

Trump’s Proposed Israel-Palestine Peace Plan

Kavya Weaver '20, Current Events Editor February 29, 2020

Few controversies rage on as bitterly as the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, a contentious and ongoing dispute that originated in the early 20th century. The history behind this conflict is very complex,...

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