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Should Nuclear Power Production be Prohibited?

Should Nuclear Power Production be Prohibited?

Lauren Y., Editor

October 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Many people, when hearing the words “nuclear power”, imagine missiles or nuclear weapons used during warfare. Others may associate nuclear power with an image of radioactive waste, or toxicity in general. Despite these negative viewpoints, there are advantages to the use of nuclear power that many ...

Should Support Dogs be Allowed?

Should Support Dogs be Allowed?

Emma L., Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion

A highly debated topic today is if support dogs should be allowed in public areas. At first you may think: “Of course; there are many people who need a furry companion to help with their emotional or psychological issues,” but, once you go deeper into the topic, there are many deeper concerns to b...

Violence in Charlottesville

Violence in Charlottesville

Tanner Y., Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion

On Friday, August 11, 2017, disaster struck the beautiful campus of UVA, or University of Virginia, in Charlottesville. Violence broke out over a statue of Robert E. Lee being torn down. White supremacists caused mayhem. Young white males, all wearing white polo shirts with khaki shorts, circled arou...

Should Feminism be Promoted?

Should Feminism be Promoted?

Esther W., Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Feminism is a difficult, complex topic. It has a long history, and often times stirs up debates and arguments about whether it’s right or wrong. Everyone has their own reasons and conclusions, but, in my opinion, I believe that feminism should be something we promote and try to strive towards in th...

Should School Uniforms be Abolished or Kept?

Should School Uniforms be Abolished or Kept?

Katrina W., Reporter

July 20, 2017


Filed under Opinion

A debatable topic that has been surrounding school authorities for years, uniforms being applied as a mandatory dress code has still been a controversial issue. The first uniforms were draped blue coats, presented in 15th century English schools for...

Why Disney Needs More Original Stories

Why Disney Needs More Original Stories

Mary C., Editor

June 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Walt Disney Animation Studios is mostly famous for its creative, groundbreaking, and exciting stories. Even their adaptations of classic fairy tales are absolutely enticing as animated films. However, within the past decade, something has gone horribly wrong. Disney has recently become a sequel machin...

Should BTS Have Won the Top Social Artist Award at the BBMAs?

Should BTS Have Won the Top Social Artist Award at the BBMAs?

Bianca M., Editor in Chief

June 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

There are so many awards ceremonies nowadays, it is hard to keep up. Ranging from the Grammys to the Golden Globe awards, award ceremonies are definitely something that people need to be aware of. The 2017 Billboard Music Awards were hosted on May 21st, 2017, and in my opinion, it was definitely a hi...

Should SBAC Testing Be Abolished?

Should SBAC Testing Be Abolished?

Charis P., Reporter

May 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

State testing has just recently passed here at Kraemer, and many parents, as well as students, are wondering if it’s really needed. Students this past week have spent hours on end just staring at a computer screen, trying to complete multiple tests, and teachers have not enjoyed monitoring their st...

Fidget Spinners- Waste or Worth It?

Fidget Spinners- Waste or Worth It?

Beth G., Reporter

May 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Lately, there has been a trend going around, known to most as fidget spinners. Fidget Spinners are toys that are designed so they spin while being held. They come in many different sizes, shapes, and colors. Some have LED lights, metallic features, and special effects. These may be popular but are th...

Why Electric Cars Are Bad

Why Electric Cars Are Bad

Julius Y., Reporter

May 9, 2017


Filed under Opinion

  Ever since the Nissan Leaf came out (the first mass produced Battery Electric Vehicle), many have rushed to buy an electric vehicle. Now there is the Tesla, BMW, General Motors, Toyota, Ford, Mitsubishi, and Build Your Dreams Auto, a Chinese Automotive company which has made electric vehicle...

Is the Bugatti Chiron Worth Buying?

Is the Bugatti Chiron Worth Buying?

Aayush D., Editor

May 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Automobiles Ettore Bugatti was an old French car manufacturer that had built high-performance cars. However, after Ettore Bugatti, the founder, and his son died, the company closed down. After many years, an Italian entrepreneur revived the company as an exclusive sports car builder. Now, the Bugatti n...

Should Schools Offer Cash Bonuses for Good Test Scores?

Should Schools Offer Cash Bonuses for Good Test Scores?

Ellen K., Reporter

May 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Throughout the last decade, a growing number of schools have adopted a new method of improving test performances. This method involves paying students as well as their teachers with cash for the student’s passing test score. In fact, some high schools have allowed students to enroll in their Advanced Pla...

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