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American History X Predicted Modern Racism

American History X Predicted Modern Racism

Andrea Loaiza, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018


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American History X looks at race in an unsettlingly relevant lens.

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The Truth About Being Married

The Truth About Being Married

Andrea Loaiza, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017


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I know that I’m the least person to share my input on marriage, considering that I’ve never been married before. But as a person that has never been “put a ring on it,” I can truly say that marriage is not a good idea. That being said, it would be very awkward for me to look back at this sto...

Reaction to “The Social Network”

Reaction to “The Social Network”

Andrea Loaiza, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017


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Facebook is a social network website that allows people to connect with family and friends. It was created in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg and his roommates in Harvard University. The idea of Facebook was originally made for college students in Harvard but as it kept expanding, the company made it worldwide f...

The Dangerous of Getting Plastic Surgery

The Dangerous of Getting Plastic Surgery

Andrea Loaiza, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017


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There has been a point in your life in which you have looked in the mirror and didn’t like what you saw. Everyone has something that they don’t like about themselves physically and would want to make drastic changes to that specific flaw that they grew up not liking. But I am here to tell you that ...

Living with Asthma

Living with Asthma

Andrea Loaiza, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017


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Imagine someone punching you right in the chest but instead of removing their fist, they maintain it there. That’s what someone with asthma feels when they can’t breath. It’s hard to make people understand how it feels like and even worst to explain it to them.   Asthma is a condition where people have trou...

Installing Body detectors in School to Prevent School Shootings.

Installing Body detectors in School to Prevent School Shootings.

Andrea Loaiza, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


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When I’m sitting in my class and zoning out, I imagine someone coming to my class and shooting. I turn back to reality and face the door with relief, I tell myself that there is no one there, to just breath. It won’t happen to me…but that’s what everyone else said until it happened to them. I ge...

MTV Brings Back TRL

MTV Brings Back TRL

Andrea Loaiza, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017


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After almost 10 years of being off the air, MTV has decided to travel back in time and bring late 90’s most popular live show TRL a.k.a Total Request Live back on air. On April 18, they announced their revival and their plans to change TRL’s famous studio located in Times Square, New York. The fir...

The World is a Kind Place.

The World is a Kind Place.

Andrea Loaiza, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017


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The world is a kind place. And yes I did just use the title of this story to start the story. Genius, I know. I’m starting that way because I feel that its important for you to know and understand that the world can be a nice place to live in. It easier said than done but hear me out. If you have...

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