By Darius Thornton On December 20th of this year, fans will return to a galaxy far, far away, with the release of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. It is the ninth film of the primary Star Wars saga, the … Continue reading Why The Rise of Skywalker is One of the Most Important Films Ever
By: Aiden Holczer “Your honor, the government calls Daniel Hernandez”. At that moment, Brooklyn native and rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine, was about to become the most famous rat in recent memory. Ratting, snitching, complying, it has many names. Personally, I believe … Continue reading Tekashi 6ix9ine: New York City’s Second-Worst Rat Problem
By: Vivian Shillingsburg A parent’s job is to shape their child and to help them along the path of finding who they want to be. Children are a reflection of their parents. A huge factor of that is a child’s … Continue reading How Do Parents Influence Their Kids’ Political Views?
By: Nicole Chedraoui Stop right here! Have you finished watching Stranger Things 3? If your answer is no, just be warned that this is spoiler central, so read at your own risk! If you’re anything like me, when Stranger Things … Continue reading Stranger Things 4: We’re Not in Hawkins Anymore?
By: Nicole Chedraoui After months of memes and anticipation, the date of the Area 51 raid finally came, and the outcome of it was nothing like we expected. On the morning of September 20th, people of all ages poured into … Continue reading A Look Back at the Area 51 Raid: Here’s What “Went” Down
By: Vivian Shillingsburg As a teenager myself, I know that life can be really stressful. Balancing school, sports, friends, and time to yourself can be extremely difficult. It seems to be impossible, however, I’ve noticed that everyday when my dog … Continue reading The Benefits of Pets for Teenage Mental Health
By: Darius Thornton The idea of freedom of speech has long been synonymous with the United States and democracy as a whole. The right to express ourselves as we please is something we often take for granted, considering it is … Continue reading The Reality of Free Speech
By: Aiden Holczer The United Fighting Alliance, more commonly known as the UFC, is the premiere fighting organization in the ever expanding world of mixed martial arts (MMA). The UFC has been given the difficult task of advertising an inherently … Continue reading Israel Adesanya: The UFC’s Next Cash Cow
If you’ve had any connection to the internet in the last month, then you’ve probably heard of the new iPhone…well, more like iPhones. There are 3 different models this year: the regular 11, the 11 Pro, and the 11 Pro … Continue reading Apple Sucks.
By: Halie Holland Before I get into equity issues at Heritage, I must disclose something. This isn’t bashing the school system for equity problems in any way, shape, or form. The sole purpose is to highlight evident issues at schools … Continue reading Equity Gaps In Schools
By: Nicole Chedraoui Calling all teenagers! Are you or someone you know part of the 20% of teens that struggle with a mental illness? Have you ever felt overwhelmed, stressed or anxious due to school, extracurriculars, or even current events … Continue reading The Thin Line between Mental Health and Mental Hazard: Do You Need a Break?
By: Twumasi Duah-Mensah Running a marathon, starting a fundraiser, donating hair, going to medical school and become an oncologist—these are all noble acts we’ve rightfully regarded as the prime ways to join the fight against cancer. If you want a … Continue reading Love in a Shirt: How a Wake Forest Nonprofit Is Redefining Breast Cancer