Globalization is our reality: we need to focus on improvement, not prevention

Globalization is a loaded word. Splashed across newspaper headlines and article titles, it can be found in the context of everything from African lithium mines to antisemitic dog whistles. Even within my Political Science class, I find myself weighing the benefits and disadvantages of globalization with Mr. Levine. However, while there are equally valid pros […]

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The voting age should be lowered to 16

As of late, our country has been struck by a pandemic. However, the pandemic in question is not a physical ailment like that caused by COVID-19 which has affected our lives so greatly. Rather, it is a pandemic that attacks our very democratic practices—political apathy. In recent years, an alarming trend has been observed: Decreasing […]

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