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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.

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”

New York Has Officially Banned Flavored Juul Pods

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The smoke in the air lingered as it was being puffed by unknowing lips.  Something so amusing soon became lethal. Thousands of people have taken up juuling as an alternative to cigarettes or just for fun.  Little did they

High Schools Are Failing to Prepare Students for College

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By concentrating so heavily on graduation rates, school administrators are failing to acknowledge the danger signs that the amount of student preparedness for college may be declining. 

Too many students are graduating high school without a real, clear path

Entrepreneurship at Edison: A Waste of Time or Opportunities for a Lifetime?

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Edison introduces an Entrepreneurship class where students tackle real-life problems through their business ideas. 991EF9EB-6E1B-4BCE-9832-37142FF746DA-7269-000002689DA55AB4

This school year, Edison brought in a collection of new classes, entrepreneurship being one where students create their own business ideas to solve real-world problems.

One Pint Can Save A Life

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Every year, HOSA- Health Occupation Students of America hosts three blood drives. This year, there has been a critical national blood shortage and Edison students have encouraged many to donate gathering a total of 68 pints of blood.

What can

Jaden Smith Aides in Flint Water Crisis

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For 5 years the town of Flint, Michigan has had a water crisis. Resulting in thousands of people not being able to use their water, but instead rely on bottled water for their daily uses. However Jaden Smith has decided …

NYC Subway Bomber May Walk Free Again

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A decade ago, Najibullah Zazi, a 33 year old naturalized citizen from Queens, conspired to bomb NYC’s Subway system. He had originally faced up to life in prison but then switched sides and began cooperating with the United States identify

What Will Happen To Your Facebook When You Pass Away?

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Have you ever wondered what would happen to your social media accounts after you pass away? It may have not occurred to you as social media sites, such as Facebook and Instagram, are still fairly new. Facebook, however, follows a

Edison Led Ficht to the Light

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Edison graduate, Thomas Ficht, works on finding a cure for a deadly epidemic.

Ficht attended Edison back when it was an all-boys school and more of a vocational school in 1966. The shops were very different from what they are