These days, it seems like we are more reactive than proactive. Airlines are just now amending policies related to overbooked flights due to the recent United Airlines scandal and a string of similar incidents involving other airlines. In this past year, there have been 128 mass shootings (as defined by the FBI), yet the U.S.
After much fanfare, House Republicans narrowly passed their version of a replacement for the Affordable Care Act in May 2017. The bill received intense criticism from both the right and the left—and justifiably so. The American Health Care Act could undo the most popular provisions of Obamacare, cause more problems than it would solve, and
A recent image took the world by surprise: a woman stood behind a fence waiting to see the Pope. But instead of holding her phone out to snap as many pictures as possible, she took in the moment. She created a mental memory. It seems ironic now, the device that helps people capture life’s biggest
Author of controversial book Battle Hymn of the Battle Mother, Amy Chua once said “You can coddle your child and tell them, ‘You’re the best no matter what.’ But in the end, when they go out into the real world, I think it’s pretty tough out there and other children are cruel.” At this point
On June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court upheld in a 5-4 decision that same-sex marriage is a fundamental right guaranteed by the Fourteenth Amendment in the landmark case of Obergefell v. Hodges. To some, this ruling marked the end of a long battle for LGBTQ rights in America. In a nation where celebrities like Ellen
Editorial: Conley’s testing program demands respect News flash! Unionville’s students are stressed. Caused by intense motivation to attend elite colleges and universities and social pressures to overachieve, students over the past decade have enrolled in more Honors and Advanced Placement courses and, in turn, increased their work and stress loads. Oftentimes, these course loads force
Seniors, it’s about that time. For some of us, it’s been that time since the start of this school year. The decline into the laziness and grogginess that is senioritis has finally begun. Sure enough, we have put in all of the work that our tired bodies could muster over these four long years, and
The “Golden Rule” of society states, “Treat others how you would like to be treated.” This rule is instilled in us from a very young age, along with the value of altruism, helping others and receiving nothing in return. But is a good deed still a good deed if there is a reward for it?