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The mourning after Election Day

The mourning after Election Day

To many of us, the presidential election results were staggering. Regardless on how we feel about the outcome, however, we must look toward the future. We need to stand united and address the issues plaguing our country. In a way, this election has opened our eyes to...

Fountain Valley students react to election results

Fountain Valley students react to election results

At lunch, flags were being paraded around the bowl in light of yesterday’s presidential election. Hear what the respective flag-bearers had to say about their causes and their right to freedom of speech. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KXWsr4rGuJM On camera: Dustin...

Ways to cope with the election results

Ways to cope with the election results

This past year and a half has been absolutely crazy. From the 17 candidates in the GOP primary to the tough fight between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, to this crazy competition in the general election, it's all coming to an end tonight. We've put a lot of...

Bernie Sanders returns to Iowa City

Bernie Sanders returns to Iowa City

Bernie Sanders made a stop in Iowa City, Iowa on Nov. 4 at College Green Park to campaign for Hillary Clinton. Using the unseasonably warm weather to his advantage, Sanders spoke in length about the importance of climate change. “We assemble together today, on this...

Creating a literal [deck] [of] woman card[s]

Creating a literal [deck] [of] woman card[s]

West High alumni Zach and Zebby Wahls are no strangers to the media spotlight. Zach first appeared in the media when he spoke in front of the Iowa House Judiciary Committee against the proposed constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage in Iowa. A video of this...

The value of integrity

The value of integrity

The Iowa caucus kicked off a long and arduous year of presidential campaigning and debates. The outcome was surprising. The democratic vote was split almost exactly 50 percent to 50 percent between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton. Sanders received 21 delegates, and...