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  • DACA is Still a Thing

    DACA is Still a Thing

    Jessica Garcia, Staff Writer

    November 3, 2017

    About 9 months into his presidency, Donald Trump has managed to repeatedly mortify many Hispanic families. Apart from the fact that he is still working on building his “border wall,” he has repealed DACA impacting many Hispanic members who were part of the program. The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program was created by former...

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  • Activists of Poly: Lauren Calderon

    Activists of Poly: Lauren Calderon

    Elaina Miskiel, Editor-in-Chief

    October 5, 2017

    Over the past two summers, Lauren Calderon, Poly PACE senior, has run a successful Power to the Period community service project. Power to the Period is run by U by Kotex and with the objective to collect feminine hygiene products for homeless or needy women. She has collected a remarkable total of 8,792 products for donation. “I became involved with...

    Photo courtesy of Lauren Calderon’s Instagram

Izzie Hallock and News Editor

December 1, 2017No Comments

Monday, November 20 An Argentine submarine with a crew of 44 members went missing, and a satellite call raised hope only for officials to realize it was a false alarm. Tuesday, November 21 Thirty-two people were k...

Natale Roche, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017No Comments

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Serena Chea, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017

We can all agree that the internet is a part of daily life. If you haven’t heard, Trump’s Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman, Ajit Pai, is trying to destroy...

Kennelly Khem, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017

I’ll get right to it, I support Planned Parenthood. Before I start laying down the logistics, here’s a fun fact: Planned Parenthood isn’t just abortions! Now you’re...

Holiday Consumerism

December 13, 2017

Downsides to the Time Change

December 1, 2017

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