Audrey Chen

Audrey Chen

Audrey Chen is a senior at La Cañada High School who writes deep dives on complex topics and articles on undercovered current events.
Pro / Con: Should we have Affirmative Action?

Pro / Con: Should we have Affirmative Action?

What follows is a dialogue between two parties representing typical arguments for and against affirmative action. Blue text will represent an argument against race-based affirmative action, and the regular black text will represent advocating for. Race-based...

Pro / Con: Should we have Affirmative Action?

Pro / Con: Should we have gun control?

What follows is a dialogue between two parties representing typical arguments for and against gun control. The regular black font represents someone advocating for gun control, while the blue text will represent one arguing against. Limitations on arms is a violation...

Pro / Con: Should abortions be legal?

Pro / Con: Should abortions be legal?

For most topics, we create very straightforward discussions between two opposing “sides,” each with their own points of view. Abortion, however, is different in that it cannot be dealt with linearly. In truth, the abortion debate can be so complex it can be unwieldy....

Pro / Con: Should we keep the death penalty?

Pro / Con: Should we keep the death penalty?

What follows is a dialogue between two parties representing typical arguments for and against capital punishment. This activity is not intended to be representative of any particular person's point of view, only demonstrate the different arguments typically put forth...

Pro / Con: Should we have Affirmative Action?

Opinion: Should assisted suicide be legal?

What follows is a dialogue between two parties representing typical arguments for and against assisted suicide. The black text represents someone advocating for the legalization of assisted suicide, while the blue text will represent an argument against it.  Life is...

Brunei laws target LGBT individuals

Brunei laws target LGBT individuals

Earlier this month, the Sultan of Brunei announced that his country would not enforce part of its newly implemented penal code which called for death by stoning to adulterers and LGBT people. This new law, which came into effect in April, came as a part of the...