Opinion

Opinion: China, the emerging superpower

Opinion: China, the emerging superpower

Like it or not, the American hegemony on the world order is ending soon. This may sound overly alarming to some, but to overlook this critical point in history would be foolish. As the world shifts from a unipolar world order revolving around America to a multipolar...

Opinion: Time is of the essence — fighting COVID-19

Opinion: Time is of the essence — fighting COVID-19

Prevention of COVID-19 The United States is the most powerful country in the world, yet it is inferior when compared to others in combating the coronavirus. The mysterious and dangerous coronavirus pandemic brought confusion and chaos to many people. The outbreak not...

Message to my next president: Make America more equal

Message to my next president: Make America more equal

Dear future president,  My name is Avery Wang, and I am an Asian American girl whose family originates from Taiwan. I was born in America, but being Asian and female in this country, I have experienced racial and gender inequalities. This comes with being treated...

Opinion: The one-sided US-China trade wars in the 1800s

Opinion: The one-sided US-China trade wars in the 1800s

News sources report daily on President Trump ordering American companies to return, putting tariffs on all sorts of Chinese goods, trying in vain to lower United States currency, and so on. The trade war, however, didn’t just suddenly appear out of nowhere--it is...

Opinion: It’s time to keep our voices the closest

Opinion: It’s time to keep our voices the closest

You may have heard the phrase, “Google is always listening.” Or, “Big Brother is watching you.” Some believe it has already come true. In my AP Literature class, we’re reading 1984, a classic dystopian novel by George Orwell that describes a totalitarian state in the...

Opinion: Confronting political stereotypes

Opinion: Confronting political stereotypes

Since the most recent presidential election, a social divide among Americans has become more noticeable than ever. The Democratic v. Republican debate runs further than history and beyond Nov. 8 2016, seeming to have taken a role in relationships across the nation. "I...