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Opinion: Reading for mental health

Opinion: Reading for mental health

From the required 15 minutes of reading a day in elementary school to the lengthy and dense literature vaguely about the American dream assigned in later years, reading is always something that is associated in our brains with productivity and success. And although...

Opinion: OCD is not an adjective

Opinion: OCD is not an adjective

Looking back at Mental Health Awareness Month in May, mental health issues and the increasing number of people affected by them are not going anywhere. According to the National Institute of Mental Health 51.1 million adults in the U.S suffer from mental illness, with...

Opinion: Substitute teachers deserve our recognition

Opinion: Substitute teachers deserve our recognition

Adapting and adjusting. That is what substitute teachers at every school in the Huntington Beach Union High School District have had to do ever since the second semester began. After HBUHSD leaders announced in December that teachers would need to return to campus in...

Opinion: There’s no unity without accountability

Opinion: There’s no unity without accountability

As Congresswoman AOC has said, “there’s no unity without accountability.”  Following a Pro-Trump rally on Jan. 6, it quickly became a deadly riot at the Capitol. It was a terrifying act with rioters waving confederate flags and invading government property. On a...