The reversal of the mask mandate has been controversial as unmasked students can be perceived as distractions. Covid cases may also spike. For students’ safety, it should be reinforced.
Vogue, once a way to receive news of the latest fashion trends, has now succumbed to using celebrities to draw readers in, revealing fundamental truths about who we are as a society.
Modern American high schoolers care little about events outside of their social spheres. It’s important for them to be aware and take a stand against injustice across the globe.
Washington High School, as well as most public schools, have a mandatory dress code, although it is rarely enforced. It could be vastly improved with a uniform as school is a place for education, not self-expression.
The prison system, rather than focusing on healing, harms prisoners, often inflicting them with trauma and PTSD as a result of its core structure—solitary confinement, limited time with family, etc. As such, it must be abolished.
Many have put forth theories as to why school shootings occur and how they can be prevented but ignore the underlying issue of mental health.
The GOP’s biggest weakness is its inconsistency in its positions. They need to solidify and stick to their stances if they want to be successful amongst Independent voters and eventually in November.
Though expensive, Medicare for All is a crucial policy that would save 68,000 lives annually while making Americans feel secure in regards to their health needs.
The narrative of black history has consistently overshadowed current problems. It’s time to focus on the future.