Nationwide youth rises up

May Paddor

March 23, 2018

On Mar 14th, schools across the nation participated in a walkout in support of the students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and to advocate for school safety against gun violence. Several high schools in neighboring dis...

We should be scared of our own potential

Mia Sherin

March 23, 2018

The thought of a school shooting has always been scary. As a young kid in a lockdown drill, no one ever announced, “Yes, I welcome a shooter! Let me fend them off. I got this.” No, we all cowered in a corner, imagining the what...

Activism begins in the voting booths

Staff Editorial

March 16, 2018

In the past several years, young people have driven major movements for social and political change: we declared that Time’s Up, we showed up for the Women’s March in masses, and we led the protests in Ferguson and Baltimore...

Putting the paws on puppy mills

Lydia Wuorinen

March 13, 2015

The Humane Society of the United States reports that euthanasias of shelter animals has decreased from 12-20 million to 3-4 million in 2013. Still, according to the Humane Society “[a]n estimated 2.7 million healthy shelter...