Perspectives

Sons of Guns

A study done by the American Academy of Pediatrics, the average 18 year old will have witnessed 16,000 simulated murders and 200,000 violent acts on television....
On My Honor

Intolerant Tolerance

Gay boy scout Ryan Andresen’s resistance to an oppressive policy represents a courage more worthy of praise than punishment. INSIDE THE CHURCH, A PAS...

Why it’s okay to be skinny

Picture this: A naturally svelte woman approaches another woman of thicker build. “Wow, you’re so fat! How much do you weigh? You should really eat less.” The r...
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IDK: What the candidates never said

President Obama I do not understand why we expect our Presidential candidates to have all the answers. As a nation, we do not have all the answers, and yet ...
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An Eye for an Eye

Only a few days ago, the State of California voted on Prop. 34, and the future of the death penalty in California was decided. If the proposition has passed,...
The Midsummer Station CD

Owl City: The Midsummer Station

When Adam Young, also known as Owl City, released his third long-play album, “The Midsummer Station,” through the label Universal Republic on Aug. 21, he straye...

The Minority Scapegoat

PALO ALTO HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS exposure to other teenagers of different backgrounds allows them to understand other cultures and experience a diverse learning ...