Experience

Do not condone violence

Krys Shahin, @Krysshah

October 18, 2019

In a time where we can see drastically graphic images, even by accident, on social media or watch movies with just a little too much violence integrated into them, we typically do not expect the President of the United States to entertain such content.  Recently, an edited video clip from 2014...

Lets keep things secular

Dante Harrold, Staff writer

October 11, 2019

Every person has a right to secular government just as much as they have the right to a Democratic government. It is in fact mandated under the First Amendment of the United States that Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion. Under the current Administration, government of...

For a true democracy, learn

Katie Loughran and Krys Shahin, Staff Writers

October 4, 2019

Democracy dies in the darkness, and the light that journalism shines on the democratic process is being rapidly snuffed out by a president who can’t handle the truth. When our country has a president who is outwardly attacking the press, he not only threatens the integrity of his presidency but democracy...

Tax and regulate vaping

Krys Shahin, @Krysshah

September 20, 2019

The vaping epidemic that’s taken over the world today needs drastic action to end it. The irony about vaping is that it was originally intended to stop people from smoking in general, and yet it’s actually getting younger people addicted and killing those who vape at a quicker pace than those wh...

Look again, (im)possible

Adriana Ivanoff, Staff Writer

September 13, 2019

The word Impossible is a trick of the eyes and the sound within your heart as you tell yourself you can’t. The limits of society are the limits we tend to have ingrained within ourselves in the process of indoctrination. We’ve been taught to believe that higher education can change centuries of ...

Going green for humanity

Adriana Ivanoff, Staff writer

September 5, 2019

In human nature we expel the darkness in which covets and dwells within the world. We are taught to rid ourselves of any suffering we have experienced or at the very worst to endure pain until we no longer can, because the image of perfection means more to society than any of our souls, but we do not...

Save yourself, follow your gut

Hillary Hetrick, @hillarymhetrick

September 5, 2019

Take a moment to think back to your early childhood, to the days where you were carefree and nothing but your happiness mattered. Then think to that time at around age 4 or 5, you entered a public or private school. It was there you met other students your age and were thrown into believing that you ...

Obesity is a societal threat

Dante Harrold, Staff Writer

September 5, 2019

America needs to change how it frames the obesity epidemic from an individual problem to a societal threat. In the last few decades, America’s citizenry has seen a gradual and significant rise in its obesity rate. In 2018 the CDC reported that the adult obesity rates now exceed 35% in seven states,...

Met Gala shakes things up

Nick Campbell, @TheNCExperience

May 9, 2019

The 2019 Met Gala, held in New York every year did not disappoint. What many don’t know about the event, is that it’s formally known as the Costume Institute Gala. It also serves as an annual fundraiser. What it’s more commonly known for are the eccentric costumes worn by celebrities from all walks of en...

Editorial 5/3/19

Nick Campbell, @TheNCExperience

May 2, 2019

With the recent release of the Mueller report, the world was able to read the conclusions to the investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 election. U.S. Attorney General William Barr was tasked with delivering the summary of this report’s findings to Congress, a task that would soon see contro...

Editoral 4/26/19

Nick Campbell, @TheNCExperience

April 25, 2019

The fire that engulfed the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris captivated the world.  The famed cathedral is home to religious artifacts like the crown of thorns worn by Jesus Christ during his crucifixion. It is also home to other famous relics like the tunic of Saint Louis and much more. France has ralli...

It’s Mueller time

Nick Campbell, @TheNCExperience

April 18, 2019

Under the cloud of speculation and anticipation, the Mueller report on the investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 election, was finally released to the public Thursday, April 18. Upon the report’s release, Attorney General Bill Barr held a spin session under the guise of a press conference. Wh...

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