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Mass destruction after Maria hits

A week after Hurricane Maria, the island of Puerto Rico is still experiencing mass hysteria. Hurricane Maria made history as a category four hurricane with wind speeds of over 155 mph. The vast majority  of Puerto Rico’s citizens are enduring serious power outages and 86% of residents are without clean …

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High school hate crime culture

Poway Unified is considered to be one of the most highly ranked, prestigious school districts in the state of California. Even though it is well respected by many, our very own Westview High School found spray paint on campus with  Swastikas, graphic images and other racial slurs. The fact that …

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Mayweather vs McGregor fight knocks out expectations

  The highly anticipated fight on Aug. 26th pitted two fighting legends against each other in the ring: Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Mayweather, ranked as the best boxer, pound for pound, of the last 25 years, was undefeated during his career, winning fifteen world titles and the lineal championship …

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The politics of pageants

“One hundred ninety-five countries signed the Paris agreement, in which each country sets nonbinding goals to reduce man-made climate change. The U.S. is withdrawing from the agreement, citing negligible environmental effects and negative economic impact. Good decision? Bad decision? Which is it and why?” Maria Menounos asked Cara Mund on …

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The dehumanization of minorities

During the Holocaust, the Nazis referred to Jews as Untermenschen, meaning “subhuman.” Most people fail to realize that by saying this, they were not implying that Jews were less than them, they were literally saying that Jewish people were created as a lesser race. Using this philosophy made it seem …

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Can you dig it?

  MC’s Girls Volleyball Team is back on the court and the girls are starting another season with Captain Abby Basford, who is ready to lead the girls to victory. “As it’s my third year of being on varsity volleyball, I feel more comfortable and more confident as a player …

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RIP the Old Taylor

Long live the bittersweet memories of dancing around your room to Taylor Swift’s, ‘You Belong With Me’; those days are no more. Fans across the nation were shocked and saddened to hear of the country sweetheart’s passing, and even more shocked at what was left to replace her. A woman …

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Film Club: Coming to theaters soon

On Tuesday, Sept. 12, in room V8,  Haley Josten will be holding film club’s very first meeting. The club is welcoming all students who are interested in the film making process. “I have been making short films ever since I was little and I love the fact that there is …

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Cheering for the new cheer coach

MC’s cheer squad has been performing for the school for  years, and recently, the team has come under new leadership. Ian Lopez officially became the newest coach of MC’s cheer team early this year. “I became the new [head] cheerleading coach some time in February. I was super stoked,” Lopez …

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