Opinion

Opinion: It only happens in the movies … right?

Opinion: It only happens in the movies … right?

Nothing is better after a long, hard week at school than to watch a good movie. Since 1888, movies have been around to provide viewers with an outlet from reality. All genres of film — romance, comedy, drama, mystery, science fiction, action, horror and fantasy —...

A guide to ongoing protests in 2020

A guide to ongoing protests in 2020

Even during the COVID-19 pandemic, people across the globe have continued to take to the streets to protest injustices. Here are the ongoing protests of 2020. North America The George Floyd protests have been ongoing across the United States and in over 60 countries...

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 critical exclusion in Biden’s updated FMLA plan

Opinion: The pandemic defeats Trump

We knew a pandemic was coming, and we could have been ready for it.  "Exploring Lessons Learned from a Century of Outbreaks: Readiness for 2030" was published on May 8, 2019, just a few months before COVID-19 broke out in Wuhan, China. The report discussed the many...

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...

A bipartisan truth, in light of midterms

A bipartisan truth, in light of midterms

Our country is fractured. The legislation is severed, and the differences between a liberal and conservative voter are strikingly polarizing. Some argue that our country cannot function if everyone defends their differing politics like sports teams, advocating for a...