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Opinion – Transgender Awareness Week & What It Means to Me

Opinion - Transgender Awareness Week & What It Means to Me

November 16, 2018

Written by Leo Woods| Featured Image via University of Queensland Each year November hosts Transgender Awareness Week with the goal to promote visibility of transgender and gender non-conforming people and discuss issues that those communities face. The week leads up to Transgender Day of Remembrance (N...

How Punk and Politics Go Together

How Punk and Politics Go Together

October 5, 2018

Written by Leo Woods | Featured Image via Revolutionary Socialism In the 21st Century Photos by Leo Woods | On Saturday, September 24th, Morgan's own punk band The Televangelists played in Madison in support of the Green Party. The party was hosted by supporters of Michelle Louise Bicking, a candidate for the State Representative of Connecticut. While she was not in attendance herself,...

Opinion: “The Right of the People to Keep and Bear Arms, Shall Not be Infringed”- Gun Control

Opinion:

December 12, 2017

By Marc Catalano| Photos via Guns.com Gun control has been a debated subject as long as the United States has been around, all based around the infamous Second Amendment, written in 1791, which states, "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the peopl...

Election Day in Clinton 2017

Election Day in Clinton 2017

November 9, 2017

Written by Rachel Gelven | Tuesday, November 7th was the Election Day.  In Clinton, many positions were up for voting, including First Selectman and four Board of Education seats. For this election, candidates rallied the town for their support starting a few months ago. Below is a list of the wi...

Opinion: Corruption in the White House

Opinion: Corruption in the White House

June 9, 2017

Written by Allison Goguen| Photos via Mashable  Lately, the news has been asking the same question over and over, 'did Trump really just do that?'. Something the news has been missing though is what Trump's son in law, Senior Advisor Jared Kushner is up to. The real estate agent married Trump's daughter, Ivanka Trump, and became part of the family business. W...

The Syrian Missiles

A protester reacts during a rally against the U.S. missile strikes in Syria, Friday, April 7, 2017, in New York. Hundreds of demonstrators took to New York City streets chanting

April 21, 2017

Written by Abbey Norton | Featured image via Andres Kudacki | At 8:40 pm ET on April 6th, 2017, fifty-nine Tomahawk missiles were fired "from American destroyers in the eastern Mediterranean at Al Shayrat airfield in Syria," according to the New York Times. Officials claim it is a response to the chemi...

A Close Look at Washington, D.C.

A Close Look at Washington, D.C.

January 12, 2017

Written by Karla Rivadeneira| Pictures by Wyatt Reu| The Morgan Political Club will be taking a trip to Washington, D.C, the week of April 9-14. The club will be going through the  Close Up High School Program. Close Up is a foundation that dedicates itself to help students gain a better understand...

The Final Countdown – Presidential Debate #3

The Final Countdown - Presidential Debate #3

October 25, 2016

Written by Drew Marzano | Photos from CNN, ABC News, Fortune, and Gossip on This | This past Wednesday was an important day in political history, but why? This is the last debate that Hillary Clinton, the first female political nominee, and Donald Trump will ever participate in before November 8th. This debate took place at Nevada University in Las Vegas, NV and lasted 90 minutes. The lates...

There’s More!? – Presidential Debate #2

There's More!? - Presidential Debate #2

October 17, 2016

Written by Drew Marzano | Photos from The Duran, Conservative Outfitters, CNN News, and BBC News, and Earn The Necklace | This past Sunday, October 9th was yet another presidential debate. This debate was "town hall style" because a select group of people got to ask the candidates their specific questions. This is the second debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, which took place at Washington University in St. Louis, MO. With o...

Trump vs. Clinton – Presidential Debate #1

Trump vs. Clinton - Presidential Debate #1

September 30, 2016

Written by Drew Marzano | Photos from ABC News, CBS News, Fox News, and BBC | This past Monday, Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton answered numerous questions about what they think will get them to the White House this November. The debate aired on all major news networks and lasted 9...

Trump Supporters and Their Approach on “Making America Great Again”

Trump Supporters and Their Approach on

May 4, 2016

Written by Hannah Gaudet and Emily Sordo| As the election approaches, tension rises. The recent debacle of the Morgan School is the aggressive approach Trump supporters take on promoting him with the use of stickers. If you take a glance around the school, you will see Trump stickers placed on locke...

Advice From A Former Photojournalist: Allison Corbett

Mrs. Corbett helping out some students.

December 22, 2015

Written by Zach Corbett | Photo from allisoncorbett.com On Monday, December 7, Technology Education Teacher Allison Corbett spoke to this semester's Journalism class. Before becoming a teacher, Ms. Corbett worked in the journalism field as a photographer and a photo editor.  She interned for the ...

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