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Sanctuary Cities

Sanctuary Cities

Veronica Perez

March 8, 2017


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Sanctuary Cities By: Veronica Perez Recently there was a new change in command in the United States. We have elected a new president with new theories and new ways to “Make America Great Again.” Recently the president signed several executive orders. For example, he came up with the idea that ...

Billion Dollar Resale Market

Billion Dollar Resale Market

Francisco Franco

March 8, 2017


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Sneaker Resale By: Francisco Franco Sneaker resale consists of buying shoes for retail price, and selling them for more once they have sold out in stores. The Financial Times reported that the sneaker resale market has reached an estimated $1 billion in sales. Sneaker resale has caused the sneaker c...

Youth Protestation

Youth Protestation

Fabian Patino

March 8, 2017


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Youth Protestation By: Fabian Patino Since before Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the issue of peaceful protest has been a focal point for much debate, but in our generation, the controversy has shifted to the protesting done by youths. Protesting has become the voice of the masses o...

Removing Restrictions For Fundraisers

Joselyn Valerio

March 1, 2017


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Many schools have fun fundraisers where profit is made due to the involvement. However, in many CPS schools , such as Phoenix Military Academy, the fundraisers that are executed are unsuccessful because lack of interest. CPS has released restrictions that make the execution of fundraisers impossible....

Different Expectations?

Maria Reyes

February 27, 2017


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Whenever a couple is expecting a baby, they always want the best for their child. They want them to be happy and successful, regardless if it’s a boy or a girl. However, there has been many studies that show that parents, unintentionally, hold different expectations for their children based on if ...

Make Up Attendance

Gisel Saucedo

February 27, 2017


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Contracts, students fees, college applications, and now attendance! Senior year can be stressful for some cadets.  During the last two weeks of first semester for Phoenix Military Academy, senior instructor Sgt. Walker and Mrs. Tobias told the seniors they must make up the days they missed, so they p...

The Power of NO!

Sofia Valencia

February 27, 2017


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When we think about sexual assault, who is to blame for the crime: the victim or the offender? We supposedly live in a society where we are able to express ourselves through our actions, and not be sexually assaulted simply because the offender thinks it is “provocative.”   It is true, sometimes the...

“ A Good American Respects Their President!”

Kayla Webster

February 27, 2017


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Walking down the street, alongside thousands of anti-inaugural demonstrators, are Trump supporters yelling, “a good American respects their president!” The demonstrations took place across America in major cities such as: Chicago, Washington D.C, and Los Angeles. However, a good president would respect ...

Love Yourself

Elizabeth Sotelo

February 27, 2017


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“It’s body appreciation week!” Love yourself. As I'm scrolling through my newsfeed I always see girls posting pictures with just underwear and a bra on. Their caption always says, “I appreciate and love my body, and I don't care what anyone says.” You see the comments and notice pe...

Mental Illness Funding

Cynthia Olivares

February 27, 2017


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According to the Illinois Children’s Healthcare Foundation, 48 percent of Americans will live with a mental illness, and 75 percent of those illnesses will begin before the end of their adolescence stage, while 50 percent will start before the age of 16. However, mental illnesses goes unnoticed and...

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