Pepsi Protest Inappropriately Politicizes Product

Annette Ungermann, Staff Writer

April 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Earlier this month, soda company Pepsi released a 2-minute advertisement featuring a political march with protesters hold signs with relatively ambiguous statements like "join the conversation" –all in colors of the Pepsi logo....

Be Grateful, You Have Health Care

Genie Lee, Editor

March 30, 2017

Filed under Opinion

People always strive to upgrade and enhance their current situation. It is a constant cycle of progress, something that never stops. "There's always room for improvement," many coaches like to say. But sometimes, these new...

Retailers Changing Body Image Attitudes

Madeleine Singh, Sports Editor

March 29, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Social media has made it easy for teens to share pictures of themselves with peers.  It has also, however, contributed to the pressure experience by girls, in particular, to conform to certain conventions of appearance. As...

Internet Clouds Privacy Debate

Annette Ungermann, Staff Writer

March 28, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Because the internet is both a readily available and recent innovation, monitoring and controlling its use tends to be a gray area. Of course, in regards to government surveillance, Americans should be well aware of how much...

Liking Something Doesn’t Necessarily Make It True

Joelle Nelson, News Editor

March 7, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Blaming the media for your own shortcomings will get you nowhere. Throwing a tantrum on Twitter and throwing reporters out of a press briefing won't either. Let's make something clear: just because you read something you don't...

PE Must Hold Students to High Standards

Kyle Flett, Staff Writer

March 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Changes in the standards for Physical Education in the district are ill advised. The current proposal shifts emphasis from meeting a specific standard to showing a certain level of improvement.  In other words, it moves PE...

Modern Fashion Fading Away

March 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The trend of today's newspapers being filled with little other than Trump-updates is one I'd like to break. While most Americans don't associate fashion with politics, the connection between the art form and the political state...

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