The Cub Reporter

Should Cities Allow Free Public Wifi?

Should Cities Allow Free Public Wifi?

Tori P., Co-Editor

April 23, 2018

From libraries to coffee shops, wifi is free of use to anyone, but should the cities continue to allow this? Having free public wifi in various places has many pros and cons. While many use free public wifi for school and/or work or just for enjoyment, it can actually be very expensive. In my opinio...

Is Cheerleading Actually a Sport?

Is Cheerleading Actually a Sport?

Katrina W, Reporter

April 12, 2018

“You play football? That’s cute, you throw two-pound footballs while we throw two hundred pound girls. And, also, we actually catch ours.” Cheerleading is no doubt one of the toughest women’s sports out there, being the cause of 65% of girls injuries a year. But, aside from the injuries, the qu...

The Effects of Studying too Hard

The Effects of Studying too Hard

Ashley K., Reporter

April 12, 2018

A lot of parents and guardians in general force their children to study as hard as they can until they receive a perfect score. College students will joke about how studying too hard will kill them. However, studying too hard can result in negative health effects. To start off, cramming in information and ov...

Are The Bees Worth Saving?

Are The Bees Worth Saving?

Faith Q., Reporter

April 12, 2018

Over the years people have heard about the danger that the bees are in, and how they are disappearing into thin air. No one knows where they have gone. Since the 1990s, the population of bumblebees has decreased by 90%. These species are essential, as the bees are key in pollinating agriculture. Las...

Feminism – Should it Be Advocated?

Feminism – Should it Be Advocated?

Angie M., Editor

April 10, 2018

Feminism, by definition, is the advocacy of women's rights on the basis of the equality of the sexes. Today, the political ideology of feminism is only growing. Away with the misogynistic society that was the past, in with the new: a future that women are apart of. It is incredibly disappointing that ...

Why Universal Basic Income Should Be Implemented

Why Universal Basic Income Should Be Implemented

Aaron C., Reporter

April 10, 2018

Universal Basic Income or UBI is a newly founded policy being discussed by policymakers. The idea gives all citizens of the United States an unconditional amount of money. Rich or poor, anyone could receive money under Universal Basic Income. Universal Basic Income should be implemented as newly develop...

How Can We Make Schools Safer?

How Can We Make Schools Safer?

Bianca Z., Reporter

March 20, 2018

Every school wants their students to be safe, but are they doing enough? To keep schools safe is the top priority to make students feel safe. The most important way to keep students safe is to set clear behavioral standards, policies and procedures. Every school community should review their discipline ...

Why Americans Think That Trump is Racist

Why Americans Think That Trump is Racist

Karis C., Editor

March 20, 2018

More than half of the American population believes that Trump is racist because he has made policies worse for races like African-Americans, Hispanics and Muslims, according to a new survey. The nation’s polarized views on race, as well as Trump’s divisive remarks in crucial moments last year as...

Climate Change is Real

Climate Change is Real

Jason M., Reporter

March 20, 2018

   Global climate change is happening right now, all around the globe. It’s affecting wildlife, how we live our lives, and it's affecting our home, Earth.    What is climate change? Sometimes known as global warming, climate change occurs when Carbon Dioxide (CO2) and Methane fills up t...

Are Violent Video Games Contributing to Youth Violence?

Are Violent Video Games Contributing to Youth Violence?

Emmy L., Reporter

March 20, 2018

Lately, there have been many school shootings, mostly by troubled young men. There have been already 12 shootings in 2018 and that number seems to be increasing. In July of 2016, An 18-year-old gunman, who was a fan of first person shooter games, killed nine people in Munich Germany. James Holmes in...

Are We Becoming Numb To School Shootings?

Are We Becoming Numb To School Shootings?

Erin K., Editor

March 7, 2018

Since 2013, the United States has had almost 300 school shootings, an average of about one per week. As news of school shooting occur on a weekly basis, it seems as if many Americans are becoming more numb to the constant reports. How many more shootings do we have to witness until our leaders pass ...

Kennedy and Reagan Ranked As Best Presidents?

Kennedy and Reagan Ranked As Best Presidents?

Lois H., Reporter

March 6, 2018

There have been 45 United States Presidents from the years 1789- 2018. Many of them are known for what they did to improve the American society, while some are known for what they did wrong. For some reason, Presidents John F. Kennedy, and  President Ronald W. Reagan have been voted as the best Pre...

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