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Tis The Season

Tis The Season

November 12, 2015

Disrespect and John Lewis

Tom Teeter, News Editor

October 16, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Students across 501 were given the opportunity to hear a US congressman and civil rights leader speak on Thursday. Throughout the speech, there was an audible buzz from the crowd, and not the good, enthusiastic kind. In fact, if ...

Trump: All Money, No Agenda

Trump: All Money, No Agenda

David Brennan, Reporter

October 2, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Trump: Could Be Worse

Trump: Could Be Worse

Justase Young, Reporter

October 2, 2015

Filed under Opinion

David Letterman’s Legacy

Alex Carter, Opinion Editor

May 21, 2015

Filed under Opinion

There's longevity. There's stamina. And then, there's David Letterman, who, when he retired Wednesday having hosted 6,028 late-night talk-show broadcasts over 33 years. Letterman, 68, was master of the acerbic interview: Probing...

My Lament/My Apologia

Kim Moreno, Teacher

May 14, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Truth cannot be a lie … we know this. It cannot be what is not, or its very nature will be lost. The nature of a beautiful rose cannot be an ugly thistle -- if we descend to calling this rose a thistle, then we have lost understanding...

The death penalty is not the most effective solution

Emma Stewart, Guest Writer

April 21, 2015

Filed under Opinion

In the movies, the bad guy is always caught and justice is always served. Well known films such as The Godfather, Indiana Jones, and Star Wars thematically follow this plot to get the bad guy. Society longs for justice. The tru...

The death penalty is a necessary evil

Kyle Tangari, Editor-in-Chief of "The Wold"

April 21, 2015

Filed under Opinion

A man walks into a movie theatre and opens fire on dozens of innocent civilians. Two brothers make homemade bombs, designed to kill slowly and painfully, and attack one of the largest marathons in the United States. Why are these...

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