• 2016 Presidential Election

    The Electoral College: Death of Democracy?

    by  • January 11, 2017 • 2016 Presidential Election, Opinion, Political Opinions, World, World & History • 0 Comments

    In November 2016, Donald Trump, to some of the nation’s dismay, and to some of the nation’s happiness, got elected to become the 45th President of the United States, and thus, Barack Obama’s successor. This caused many mixed feelings because there were supporters who wanted him to win, but there were also a large...

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    The Nation Since Trump Has Won

    by  • November 18, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election, Opinion, Political Opinions • 0 Comments

    There have been many oscillating ideas about the elections. The nation was swept either by a terrible loss or fantastic win with Donald Trump as the president-elect. In Massachusetts, many were devastated, while a small group gleamed. Recently there have been anti-Trump rallies and protests throughout Boston since election day. The general shock as...

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    Why I’m Afraid of Mike Pence

    by  • November 15, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election, Homepage, National, North American News, Opinion, Political Opinions, World • 0 Comments

    On November 8, Donald Trump became the President-Elect of the United States. This sparked a nationwide outrage by the ones who were opposed to Trump. Many took to social media, and people also took to the streets to protest. As I sat watching the news, and listening to people talk about their concerns about...

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    Massachusetts Reacts to The 2016 Presidential Election

    by  • November 10, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election, Local, National, North American News, World • 0 Comments

    Republican President-Elect Donald Trump, defied odds as a political outsider on the early morning of November 9th, 2016. Although the election was impossibly narrow, most early polls called a win for the Democratic nominee, former Secretary of State and former First Lady Hillary Clinton. As key swing-states began demonstrating a Republican lean, Trump’s electoral...

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    Why I Will Never Forgive or Forget Donald Trump

    by  • November 9, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election, Homepage, National, North American News, Opinion, Political Opinions, World, World & History • 0 Comments

    The 2016 election has been an unforgettable one. I would not accredit that to the remarkability of each candidate, their visionary goals to mobilize the country, nor their truly promising social, political and economic policies that will surge the U.S. further as that is the demand of the people. Rather, the most heated topics...

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    Why Local Politics Matter Too

    by  • November 9, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election, Local, Local Opinions, National, North American News, Opinion, Political Opinions, World • 0 Comments

    Government officials and city workers are always highlighting the importance of political activity and staying involved in your community. They claim that every voice is heard and that they are working in the benefit of the people and the city. However, when there are no voices to be heard, who should the government listen...

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    Super Tuesday Results Predict Presidential Candidate Frontrunners

    by  • March 4, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election, Homepage, National, North American News • 0 Comments

      Super Tuesday, this year on Mar. 1, 2016, is the most important day of the primary election season with the largest amount of delegates at stake. The people of 12 states and one territory, including Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, and American Samoa, participated by going to...

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    Remember: Use Your Voice

    by  • February 11, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election • 0 Comments

    Over the past 9 weeks, we have been covering big topics in order to make sure every student in this school is well informed and prepared for our upcoming mock primary election. Tomorrow you will all be voting for which candidate you believe will be the best for the Presidential seat. Before you walk...

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    Know Your Media

    by  • February 10, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election • 0 Comments

    The other night, I was watching Law and Order: SVU on channel 7 and during one of the commercial breaks, I saw a 3 political campaign commercials in a row. I thought nothing of this, seeing these commercials all the time; they were just candidates attacking each other because we are getting closer and...

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    Social Democracy: Socially Acceptable?

    by  • January 27, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election, From the Editor • 0 Comments

    In the recent months of this year’s presidential election, much fire has been tossed back and forth between candidates. While much controversy has risen around almost every candidate, I’ve noticed much dissatisfaction with candidate Bernie Sander’s social democratic plan for the United States. While some completely misunderstand the meaning of the phrase confusing it...

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