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October 21, 2018

Can You Block the President?

Jada Sardin, Editor

October 14, 2018

                      If you were near a phone or watching television at around 1:18 p.m. on Wednesday, October 3rd, you probably received an Amber Alert labeled, “Presidential Alert,” Many Americans are c...

Trump-Russia Collusion and Young Voters

Nikhil Kalghatgi

September 26, 2018

New York Times reporters Scott Shane and Mark Mazzetti recently published what might be the most comprehensive review of the Mueller probe into the extent of Trump’s alleged collusion with Russia. Certainly the article, titled The Plot to...

United States calls for all nations to cut ties with North Korea

Angel Benitez, Exec. Writer

January 29, 2018

Photo Courtesy of  AFP-JIJ North Korea launched their first missile test in over two months this Wednesday. The newly designed ballistic missile was launched in the early hours Wednesday morning. South Korea and Japan watch...

President Trump eases blames off China

Angel Benitez, Writer

January 29, 2018

Photo courtesy of Getty Images A meeting occurred between two political giants as U.S President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping met to talk about trade during President Trump’s recent visit to China. On N...

Behind the Gubernatorial Debate: Interview with Anna Domahidi

Jai Primer

October 17, 2017

On October 4, 2017, Whitney Young hosted the first gubernatorial debate coordinated by high school students in the country. Jeremy Liskar ‘18 and Anna Domahidi ‘18 were the masterminds behind the historic event. The Beacon ...

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