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Flat Taxes

Elisabeth Smith, Copy Editor

March 23, 2016

Filed under Opinions

The recent republican debates as well as the presidential campaign has been primarily focused on taxes and what a fair tax system looks like. An idea that has been around for years but never been implemented in America is the f...

Lack of intersectional feminism in mainstream feminism contributes to erasure of necessary representation

Kayla Kulp, Editorial Cartoonist

March 14, 2016

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Lack of intersectional feminism in mainstream feminism contributes to erasure of necessary representation In a society where the movements of burning your bra and not shaving your legs is taking over the Internet, the past ...

Why Virginia bathroom bill can and will be harmful to transgender students

Kayla Kulp, Editorial Cartoonist

March 14, 2016

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Why Virginia bathroom bill can and will be harmful to transgender students Even though it is 2016, the argument for which bathrooms transgender people should use should be over, and it unfortunately is not. Mark Cole, a republ...

More Supervision for Young Teens on Social Media

Kyndall Shaw, PR Manager

February 25, 2016

Filed under Opinions

Nicole Madison Lovell, a 13-year-old girl, was found murdered near the Virginia-North Carolina state line. The suspects, David Eisenhauer, 18, and Natalie M. Keepers, 19, are linked to her murder and were arrested Feb. 7. The ...

Is community college a bad idea?

Taylor Warnock, Photography Editor

February 18, 2016

Filed under Opinions, Uncategorized

The United States is highly segregated in regards to education. The vast majority of people who attended college ultimately become coworkers or only associate themselves with other college graduates. Ironically, according to Jeffre...

United States needs to take more active role in accepting refugees

Reilly Swennes, Design Editor/Editorials Editor

February 1, 2016

Filed under Opinions

For nearly half a decade, Syrian refugees and those from surrounding countries have waited to gain entry into the United States to escape political unrest. However, opposition stemming from fear politics and prejudice is maki...

ADHD Medication Alternatives

Logan Pearce, Editorials Editor

December 15, 2015

Filed under Opinions

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is an incurable mental health disorder that involves an inability to focus and increased excitability. The disease commonly persists throughout a patient's entire life and treatment incl...

Should PEDs be allowed?

Erika Snyder, Sports Editor

December 14, 2015

Filed under Column

Athletes are constantly being caught and punished for taking performancing enhancing drugs (PEDs). Since not all the athletes who are juicing get caught, this ultimately  makes sports unfair, bringing up the question of whether or ...

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