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WCPSS: Time For a Change

WCPSS: Time For a Change

Sonia Rao, Opinion Editor

January 9, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Bleary-eyed Green Hope students welcomed the first school day of 2018 by sleeping in an extra two hours, thanks to a county-wide two-hour delay caused by frigid temperatures.  Extreme weather should not be the sole reason students are granted extra sleep in the mornings.   Countless studies have pr...

The Last Jedi Shines As Latest Star Wars Film

The Last Jedi Shines As Latest Star Wars Film

Alex Price, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Movies, OPINION, STUDENT LIFE

Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi is the Star Wars movie the fans and the franchise needed. When fans were rushing to get seats for the previous installment, The Force Awakens, this is the film they wanted: a movie with complex characters, new worlds, and an interesting addition to the Star Wars s...

Don’t Stay Neutral About Net Neutrality

Don’t Stay Neutral About Net Neutrality

Sonia Rao, Opinion Editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Everyone uses the Internet.  Since the nascence of the World Wide Web in 1990, the Internet has become a fundamental part in the lives of most citizens of developed, industrialized nations.  We have become a society reliant on the global system of interconnected networks that links computer devices w...

Eminem’s “Revival”

Eminem’s “Revival”

Alex Price, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Movies, OPINION, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

After four years, Eminem is set to make his miraculous return to rap on December 15 with the release of his latest album, Revival. After a year of speculation and anticipation, people are ready to see what the king of rap has been working on. At least they were until Eminem released the tracklist on Twitt...

Racist Dove Ad Flies Under the Radar

Racist Dove Ad Flies Under the Radar

Sonia Rao, Opinion Editor

October 13, 2017


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

The popular beauty company Dove recently released a Twitter and Facebook advertisement that generated a lot of controversy.  The official Dove Twitter and Facebook accounts featured a gif of a black woman with a brown shirt transforming into a white woman wearing a light shirt after using Dove lotion. ...

New Sports Banners Spark Twitter Controversy

New Sports Banners Spark Twitter Controversy

Shea Kofkin-Hansen, Junior Staff Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Over the summer, the Green Hope Athletic Director previewed some new decorative banners on his twitter account, and the responses ranged from delight to anger as students shared their opinions about our school’s new decor.  The banners showcased four male athletes for the fall season (two football ...

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