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Fear of Missing Out: FOMO

Sicily Weitz she/her ¦ May 5, 2022

Introduction FOMO, or fear of missing out, is defined by Psychology Today as, "a pervasive apprehension that others might be having rewarding experiences from which one is absent...characterized by the...

Antisemitism in the Past and Present

David Cardwell (He/Him), Writer ¦ May 5, 2022

Four featured Jewish Artists   Antisemitism, or hostility towards Jewish people, has been a problem for a long time. Different religions have contributed towards this, and it’s led to a lot...

Autism Speaks is Not Good for Autism: Heres Why

Autism Speaks is Not Good for Autism: Heres Why

Zoe MacDonald, Writer ¦ May 3, 2022

Autism Speaks is a major fundraiser and organization in support of Autism. However, with this company, not everything may be what it seems. There have been a lot of questions about this organization’s...

Is School Ableist? How the School System Favors Neurotypical Students

Lucas Barquin He/Him, Visual Arts ¦ May 3, 2022

STOP! Neurodivergent/neurodiverse, and neurotypical are used a lot in this article. Neurodivergent means differing in mental or neurological function from what is considered typical or "normal''. Neurotypical...

Art Credit: Katie Becker

Mentally Endangered Teens

Malaya Bermodes, Writer ¦ April 19, 2022

Types of Mental Health Challenges Eating disorders are often caused because of society and the pressure of having the “perfect” body. Social media sites like Instagram and Tiktok can make people insecure...

Why Banning Abortions Could Be Dangerous

Why Banning Abortions Could Be Dangerous

Rayah Lockwood, Writer ¦ March 24, 2022

Abortion is one of the most controversial topics in America, no matter what your opinion. I think we can all agree it’s a pretty hot topic for anybody to cover, no matter how they come about it.  But...

Dont say Gay; Homophobia and Transphobia are still Alive and Flourishing

Don’t say Gay; Homophobia and Transphobia are still Alive and Flourishing

Lucas Barquin He/Him, Visual Arts ¦ March 20, 2022

“The Texas Senate passed a bill Tuesday in an 18-12 vote that would classify providing gender-affirming health care to transgender minors as child abuse — just one of the Legislature’s many attempts...

Claudette Colvin; The Woman Before Rosa Parks

Claudette Colvin; The Woman Before Rosa Parks

Halle Connell, Writer ¦ February 9, 2022

In 1955, in Montgomery, Alabama, a fifteen-year-old black school girl refused to move from her seat on the bus. Next thing she knew two police officers forcefully put her in handcuffs. Her school books...

Marsha P. Johnson; A Queen, An Icon, A Forever Legend

Marsha P. Johnson; A Queen, An Icon, A Forever Legend

Halle Connell, Writer ¦ February 3, 2022

Marsha P. Johnson, the famous woman known for starting one of the biggest riots, Stonewall Riot on June 28, 1969, in America, demanding equality for  the LGBTQ+ community at a time where equal rights...

The History of Thanksgiving

The History of Thanksgiving

Halle Connell, Writer ¦ December 1, 2021

The History of Thanksgiving   Though the holiday Thanksgiving is seen as a holiday for sharing blessings and respecting those who you are grateful for, and praying for a successful harvest for...

Racism

Racism

Melek Ahmed, Writer ¦ November 18, 2021

      Racism is a big issue. Not just here, but also in other countries. It is a serious topic. Many people joke around by saying things like “that’s racist”. Racism doesn’t only apply to black...

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