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IS THERE A CORRELATION BETWEEN VIOLENT VIDEO GAMES, MENTAL HEALTH AND SCHOOL SHOOTINGS?

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Should Violent Video Games Be Prohibited From Children
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  There has been an average of one mass shooting per day in America since 2013. In 2019, there were 417 mass shootings resulting in hundreds of deaths and injuries, according to the Gun Violence Archive. What is the reason? If you ask some, the answer is violent video games. For years, there has been […]

TikTok: Raising Awareness of Real World Problems

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 Imagine this, you open TikTok, looking for a funny video to recreate. You come across people dancing, lip-syncing popular songs, and creating artistic videos. Then you check your “For You” Page and video loads; that is obviously seen as satire, but talks about the ongoing crisis of Muslims being held in concentration camps in China.  […]

ELLEN DEGENERES

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A philanthropist is an individual who seeks to promote the well-being of others, in particular by donating generously money for good reasons. An example of a philanthropist would be Ellen Degeneres. Ellen encourages those who face difficult times and who feel that they must be remembered for their good deeds and hard work for their […]

Stress of Student Athletes: Failing Classes

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For many student athletes your sport can consume your whole life. “I’ll study in the morning” turns into “That project’s way too much work” and quickly you’ve failed off the team. Issues of student athletes failing have always been a problem. Jocks have been stereotyped as idiots who pass classes just because they are on […]

The Most Anticipated Movies of 2020

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For cinema junkies, 2020 is acclaimed to be an exciting year, bringing superheroes, sequels, and sing-a-longs in an array of genres. Those that frequent the theater can’t wait to plop their bottoms back into the seat with a big bucket of popcorn, gazing at the big screen. There is a wide community of movie-goers in […]

Going Rogue: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

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Photo Caption: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle after the celebration of their wedding.
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Megxit: Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan Markle, to “quit” the duties they’ve been assigned as their Royal Highnesses, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. In an Instagram post on Wednesday, the couple said that they will try to “become financially independent” as they balance their new lives between Britain and North America.   So how […]

Teen Advocate Leads Millions to Protest for a Global Change.

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LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 15: A girl holds a sign as schoolchildren take part in a student climate protest on March 15, 2019 in London, England. Thousands of pupils from schools, colleges and universities across the UK will walk out today in the second major strike against climate change this year. Young people nationwide are calling on the Government to declare a climate emergency and take action. Similar strikes are taking place around the world today including in Japan and Australia, inspired by 16-year-old Greta Thunberg who criticised world leaders at a United Nations climate conference. (Photo by Jack Taylor/Getty Images)

Climate change has been quite an issue for some time now. We can see our ecosystem failing, with drastic heat in the summer and early winters. Even though the government says they will do something, not much change has occurred. Many people, such as Greta Thunberg, have been active and influenced others to join her […]

How Necessary is a College Level Education?

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  High school students from different shops and grade levels determine if a college level education is required for their career choice.  For some students, the extent of a college degree isn’t required. However, if you want to pursue a career in the medical field or become an engineer, it is quite prevalent that you need to […]

Impeachment at the Door: What’s Awaiting Trump?

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U.S. President Donald Trump addresses a joint news conference with Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison in the East Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., September 20, 2019. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  Trump’s scandals finally catch up to him as the possibility of impeachment threaten his presidency. Although his scandals vary, the one that put him on the stand was the Ukraine call, commonly referred to as the “Ukraine gate Scandal” in reference to President Nixon’s Watergate scandal which led him to Impeachment and Resignation. The […]

The Role We All Can Play to Solve E-Waste

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  E-waste is a serious issue and demands our full attention. We all know the dangers of climate change, as well as throwing away plastic. We are not, however, aware of the consequences of e-waste; when you throw away electronic devices away after using them. What consequences does this have on our society? Since e-waste is not recycled […]