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The Fight over “Tax Reform”

The Fight over “Tax Reform”

Waras Yaqub, Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under Current Events

Republicans have long since dreamed over “Tax Reform,” or what I call robbery. Republicans are currently aiming to slash taxes to unbelievably low levels. Republicans will try to cut corporate tax to 20-25% from the current 35%, income tax to 10-25% (depending on income level), and totally get rid...

Impact of the iPhone

Impact of the iPhone

Mohammad Rahman, Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under Current Events

The First Smartphone Every once in a while a revolutionary device comes out that completely changes the world. Back in the early 2000s smartphones weren't the mainstream. The smartphones that existed were small compact devices with physical keyboards on them. Companies such as BlackBerry and Motorola rul...

The End of DACA?

The End of DACA?

Linda Pillcorema, Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under Current Events

The lives of many students in college, or those in high school, are going through an overwhelming political situation. In 2012 President Barack Obama signed an executive order for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). Ultimately, DACA has been set to end. Dashing the hope for many students...

Bilingual Language Development in Early Childhood

Bilingual Language Development in Early Childhood

Linda P, Reporter

June 2, 2017


Filed under Current Events

In North America, and in many parts of the world, there are many children being exposed to different languages at a very young age. This refers to bilingualism; when an individual is proficient in two languages. Children who are bilingual have greater benefits than those who are monolinguals, because...

President Trump’s First Foreign Trip

President Trump’s First Foreign Trip

Massimiliano Meta, Writer

June 2, 2017


Filed under Current Events

On the fourth month of his presidency, President Trump embarked on his first foreign trip. During this trip, the President has visited the centers of the three major monotheistic religions, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. He visited Saudi Arabia, Israel, Italy, the Vatican City, and Belgium. The trip...

Tragedy at the Ariana Grande Concert

Tragedy at the Ariana Grande Concert

Char-ann Lawrence, Reporter

June 2, 2017


Filed under Current Events

On May 22nd in Manchester England many young music fans were killed. The concert was held by Ariana Grande.  Just after the last song was performed, explosions were heard. 19 people were killed and 59 people were injured, the incident was an act of terrorism. The attack was the deadliest in Britain...

The New Populism?

The New Populism?

Massimiliano Meta, Reporter

March 28, 2017


Filed under Current Events

In the last year, many important events took place. But 2016, will be remembered for the years to come for the rise of populism in the western world. As a matter of fact, America wasn't the only place in which a candidate for office vowed to defeat the ruling elite. In the U.K., France, the Netherlands,...

Would you give your genetic test results to your employer?

Would you give your genetic test results to your employer?

Linda Pillcorema, Reporter

March 28, 2017


Filed under Current Events

Since the year 2008, many Americans across the country haven’t had to worry about giving their genetic information to their employers. American workers have been protected from being asked to give this type of information. Imagine if your employer said that the genetic testing is completely voluntary...

Trump’s first 100 days

Trump’s first 100 days

Massimiliano Meta, Writer

January 30, 2017


Filed under Current Events

Obama's Presidency is over and Donald J. Trump is the the 45th President. Donald Trump will have the privilege to serve a unified Republican government, although with a slim majority in the Senate of 52. Therefore, Trump will have a easier time putting his agenda forward, just like Obama did in 2009....

Latino Power

Latino Power

Linda Pillcorema, Reporter

January 30, 2017


Filed under Current Events

Two politicians, Adriano Espaillat and Marisol Alcantara have made history in the U.S. Congress and the New York Senate! Adriano Espaillat has become New York’s newest Congressman to the U.S. Congress and Marisol Alcantara is now New York’s newest State Senator representing the (D) 31st Senate Dis...

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