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Is Taylor Swift too good for Spotify?

Is Taylor Swift too good for Spotify?

Matt Evans, Online Editor

January 6, 2015

Taylor Swift’s music is valuable and should be paid for, but splitting hairs about hundredths of a cent on royalties that could already be potentially making her over a million dollars a year is just ludicrous.

Holidays promote consumer madness

Jessie Christopher, Staff Writer

January 6, 2015

The fact that another human being took time out of their life to ponder up a present for me; then buy it, all without the expectation of a present in return is rather humbling.

Republicans gain control over congress

David Adams, Sports Editor

January 6, 2015

I believe we shouldn’t let the big government control our health care and insurance and that the citizens of the US should have to get a job and work for what they want.

Noble Peace Prize’s deserving winners

Meera Mani, Opinions Editor

January 6, 2015

Hopefully at some point those who are against Yousafzai, women’s rights, education, and child labor will stop living in the dark ages and will finally accept the peace and equality that this world desperately needs.

Putting a stop to police racism

Mack Foley, Opinions Editor

November 7, 2014

It’s time we stop denying that institutionalized racism isn't a problem or making excuses to defend inappropriate actions.

NC gay marriage ban terminated

Jessie Christopher, Staff Writer

November 6, 2014

It is paramount that church and state remain separate. We are a democracy not a theocracy.

Ebola: Is There a Double Standard in Health Care?

Dominique Palmer, Business Editor

November 4, 2014

Is it reasonable to think that the disease was planted in those locations?

Thom Tillis aims for better lives for the people of America

David Adams, Sports Editor

October 28, 2014

Overall, Tillis is a conservative and speaks to the morals of the people and teens of the United States of America.

Hagan represents teen values

Meera Mani, Staff Writer

October 28, 2014

Many of Kay Hagan’s views make her the top candidate for the 2014 senatorial election. This year, Kay Hagan is running to represent North Carolina in the United States Senate. With less than a month to Election Day, these are some of Kay Hagan’s top views on issues that are dire and pressing matters...

Ohio teens hit new bullying low

Ohio teens hit new bullying low

Jessie Christopher, Staff Writer

October 27, 2014

Another outrageous act of bullying involving teens pouring human waste over innocent autistic classmate attempts to be written off as an act of charity. The widely celebrated Ice Bucket Challenge for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis has become the teens pathetic excuse for their actions after the stunt...

Dress code unjustified

Brielle Cashdan, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014

You can easily determine what would be better for a concert or party and not school, yet there are a select few who choose to disregard their conscience and dress inappropriately anyway.

NFL forced to address violence

Mack Foley, Staff Writer

October 21, 2014

On February 15, 2014, Baltimore Raven running back Ray Rice was involved in a physical altercation with his then fiancée, Janay Palmer, in the elevator of an Atlantic City casino. They were both taken in by Atlantic City police and charged with simple assault. Days later, TMZ released a video of Rice...

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