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Schools should monitor social media in cases of bullying, dangerous behavior

Schools should monitor social media in cases of bullying, dangerous behavior

Ben Wicklund, Social Media Reporter
March 21, 2017
Filed under Editorial

“Congress shall make no law to abridge the freedom of speech.” The First Amendment of the United States Constitution seems to be very clear about the guidelines surrounding the ability to voice your opinions, the government cannot abridge, or impose restrictions on, free speech. The problem of this amendment arises in its p...

Students should seek school, part-time job balance

Students should seek school, part-time job balance

Grace McDonough, Staff Reporter
February 15, 2017
Filed under Editorial

While spending 12 to 15 hours a week making pizzas for minimum wage does not scream thrilling, junior Spencer Maas works to help him pay for gas and save for college. Although the number of high schoolers working part-time has recently dropped, jobs remain important for many students. Having a job during high school can take away from academic...

Job discrimination remains a serious issue for American workforce

Job discrimination remains a serious issue for American workforce

Katie Wilmes
December 11, 2013
Filed under Editorial

Despite rules and regulations prohibiting stereotyping in the workplace, many Americans are being discriminated against, sometimes even resulting in job termination. As the vast majority of people would agree, there needs to be a change in this system. However, the question of how to effectively do this...

Increasing fast food causes complications

Increasing fast food causes complications

Kate Price
October 22, 2013
Filed under Editorial

Stillwater may not be the largest town, but that does not stop the fast food restaurants from flooding in. Within the last five years there have been over 10 new fast food restaurants that have made a home for themselves in the quaint town. It is beginning to become a bad habit for everyone in the area....

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