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$18,695 Behind The State Average – Why the WCTA is Speaking Out (Op-Ed)

Ione Dellos, Staff Writer

May 15, 2019

Six months of negotiations have brought tensions between the West County Teachers Association (WCTA) and the WSCUHSD to a boiling point. Due to an impasse between the two bodies, the Public Employment Relations Board (PERB) will ass...

Preparing Today’s Youth for Tomorrow

Estrella Pacheco, Staff Writer

May 15, 2019

Modern America is now, more than ever a constantly changing social and political climate. With all the constant change, how are the roles of our educators transforming? Where once an educator’s purpose was solely to create li...

The Hidden Truth

Taylor Talcott, Assistant Editor

May 15, 2019

Poisoned air spews out from nearby factories, threatening to choke you. Trash fills the streets and the same water that runs through your pipes is a putrid, murky brown. The sun is out, but the thick smog prevents its rays fr...

An Open Letter to School Board Members

Taylor Talcott, Assistant Editor

May 15, 2019

Dear Board Members, “Teachers affect eternity; no one can tell where their influence stops” (Henry Brooks Adams).  If the future of our country depends upon the younger generation and their ideas, then it must also rest up...

The College Selection Process- Not as Fair as We’d Like to Think

Fiona Irving-Beck, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019

The recent college scandal, known as “Operation Varsity Blues,” has come as a shock to many. Fifty rich parents, including several celebrities, have been implicated in a scheme to use their wealth to bribe their children...

The Looming Threat of Climate Change

Alejandra Granados, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019

In November 2018, the US government released the second volume of the Fourth National Climate Assessment, an over 1,600 page federal report that includes contributions from thirteen federal agencies. The report is a comprehensive s...

Green New Deal: Too Ambitious or Just What We Need?

Josh Collins, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019

Global warming. To many, just the thought brings up images of natural disasters, chaos, and the impending doom of humanity’s energy usage spiraling out of control. In recent events, global warming is becoming more and more relev...

Bird Box Review

Josh Collins, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019

Towards the end of 2018,  Netflix blessed audiences with the gift of Bird Box, a film that has taken media and audiences by storm. This chilling thriller stars notable actors such as Sandra Bullock, Sarah Paulson, and John Malk...

Measles Outbreak 2019 and the Pros/Cons of Vaccination

Ali Chesley, Opinion Editor

February 15, 2019

Measles, which is an “eliminated disease” according to the CDC, has now caused a state of emergency in Washington. The state of emergency was declared on January 29, 2019 after 36 confirmed cases of measles, which has now...

The Surprising Link Between Climate Change and Immigration

Fiona Irving-Beck, News Editor

February 15, 2019

Our government has just gone through the longest shutdown in American history over the issue of erecting a wall to prevent illegal immigration. In response, Democrats offered money for more border security in lieu of a wall. Mea...

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