Opinion

Opinion: The right to sit during the Pledge of Allegiance

Opinion: The right to sit during the Pledge of Allegiance

“Indivisible with liberty and justice for all”  While settling back into routines at school, there's a current debate circulating about sitting during the Pledge of Allegiance.  American students are first introduced to the pledge before they can properly spell out...

Opinion: The truth about the filibuster

Opinion: The truth about the filibuster

Filibuster is a buzzword. One that people, including myself, throw around without learning the meaning of. The filibuster is a process used in the senate to delay a bill getting passed, or prohibit it from getting passed entirely. Filibustering is essentially...

Opinion: How dangerous is misinformation?

Opinion: How dangerous is misinformation?

I was sitting on the kitchen counter, scrolling through interesting news articles on my iPhone. My mom walked in and put down our week’s worth of mail on the counter. I looked up and began to sort through the mail. One of the items was a newspaper written in Chinese. ...