The Raider Review

Banned Books Opinion

February 3, 2017

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On December 13, 2013,  Karl Pierson, a student at Arapahoe High School in Colorado, shot one of his classmates leaving her in a coma, then took his own life. In Karl Pierson's diary he wrote that he would shoot up his school...

Opinion: When Loving Thy Neighbor Becomes Political

February 3, 2017

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The phrase "evangelical Christian" doesn't have the same meaning it once did. The title has seemingly become synonymous with hate. The irony of this is that, according to Jesus, we Christians are supposed to be known by our love. The...

Opinion: Attacka on DACA

February 3, 2017

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The United States is the ultimate goal for any immigrant who is seeking a better life. The US is better than many in almost every way in terms of job pay and availability and has a multitude of ways for adult immigrants to achieve...

We Need Resistance–From Both Sides of the Aisle

Nora Stewart, Co-Editor in Chief

February 3, 2017

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This past week (or, more precisely, 12 days) has been a dark one for America. The newly-inaugurated President Donald Trump has already issued a number of damaging executive orders, the most horrifying and unconstitutional of which...

Opinion: Betsy Doesn’t Want the Best-y For Public Education

Sabah Rana, Student Life Editor

February 2, 2017

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Would you want your doctor to never have studied medicine? Or would you want your lifeguard to not be able to swim? Well that's basically what our education system faces if Donald Trump's pick for the Secretary of Education, Betsy...

Opinion: America’s Reaction on 7 Country Ban

Zsyrii Ennis

February 2, 2017

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On Friday, January 27, President Donald Trump put out the "Executive Order: Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States" in which he banned around 214 million people  from entering the United States fo...

Opinion: Which Immigrants Matter ?

Jakeea Jones

February 2, 2017

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 A trending topic today as we all know is the presidency of Donald Trump. With his new ban against several majority Muslim countries, none of those being countries who were a threat to us, and him speaking his blunt views on...

Opinion: Trump’s Supreme Court Nominees, Ranked

Megan Leonard, News Editor

January 17, 2017

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Donald Trump currently has a list of 21 people who he has said are the only possible nominees to the Supreme Court. Many of them are capable and qualified conservative justices in U.S. courts, but many also resemble his picks for t...

Politics in the Classroom: Discussed or Avoided? Student Opinion

Bessie Huang, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016

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The presidential election of 2016 has yielded plenty of political discussion in the classroom. Politics, however, can be a sensitive issue, especially due to varying political ideologies. So, does politics belong in the classroom,...

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