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Trump’s UN Speech Embarasses

Trump’s UN Speech Embarasses

October 30, 2018

Throughout the course of his presidency, Donald Trump has made countless absurd comments. However, his most recent statement of idiocy had people literally laughing. On Tuesday, September 25, 2018, the entirety of the United Nations General Assembly laughed at a speech being given by President Trump. During the speech, he stated, “In less than two years, my administration has accomplished more than almost any administration in the history of our country.”

Kavanaugh Hearing Exposes the Sexism of Society

Kavanaugh Hearing Exposes the Sexism of Society

October 30, 2018

Last month, the Supreme Court of India, which is the highest court of the country, overturned a colonial-era law in a landmark judgment that decriminalized same-sex relationships. The Supreme Court of India crossed out a section of Article 377 of the Indian Penal Code, which criminalizes consensual gay sex.

Indian Supreme Court Legalizes Same-Sex Relationships

Indian Supreme Court Legalizes Same-Sex Relationships

October 30, 2018

Last month, the Supreme Court of India, which is the highest court of the country, overturned a colonial-era law in a landmark judgment that decriminalized same-sex relationships. The Supreme Court of India crossed out a section of Article 377 of the Indian Penal Code, which criminalizes consensual gay sex.

Cosmetics: Cruelty-Free Makeup Testing Is a Moral Duty

Cosmetics: Cruelty-Free Makeup Testing Is a Moral Duty

October 30, 2018

Ethical cosmetics are ideally safe for animals, humans, and the Earth. The products we use every day have a profound impact before and after consumption, whether they were animal tested beforehand, catalyzing long-term health concerns, or winding up in the ocean contributing to plastic waste.

Websites Any Math or Computer Science Practitioner Should Check Out

Alon Jacobson, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2018

CRLSTime is a clock for showing the CRLS schedule during the school day, and it tells you what period it is, depending on whether you select lunch A, B, or C. It was made by the Computer Science Club and can be viewed on desktop or mobile. On iOS, you can also bookmark the site as a home screen icon by opening the website in Safari, tapping the share button, and tapping “Add to Home Screen.”

Why America Desperately Needs a Blue Wave

Oscar Berry, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2018

On November 6th, millions of American citizens will vote to decide what path our country will take into the future. This will also be the first time that Americans nationwide will have the chance to pass judgment on the actions of our Republican legislature and president. I am a centrist-minded individual who rejects the partisan nature of both the Democratic and Republican parties while supporting bipartisan compromises and market-based solutions. Even so, I think it is critical to the stability of the nation that the Democrats win control of Congress this midterm election.

Chromebook Policy Does Not Follow School Motto

Chromebook Policy Does Not Follow School Motto

September 28, 2018

This year, the school administration announced that only Chromebooks would be allowed on the CRLS Wi-Fi connection. This announcement was met with backl...

Chromebook Policy: Holds Promise, Badly Executed

Chromebook Policy: Holds Promise, Badly Executed

September 28, 2018

Over the last few years, CRLS has seen gradual shifts in its usage of technology, from the replacement of centralized computer labs with laptop carts in 2017 to the increased integration of G-Suite products like Google Classroom and Gmail. Changes implemented at the start of this school year have taken this one step further, providing every CRLS student with a Chromebook for academic use, inside and outside of school, through the new “CRLS Connects” program.

A Letter from your President: Entering the 2018-2019 Year

A Letter from your President: Entering the 2018-2019 Year

September 28, 2018

Dear CRLS, Welcome back! As we kick off the new school year, Student Government is excited to continue traditions from the past, as well as provide ne...

Will the New Homeroom Rules Fix Absence Issues?

Nicholas Howe, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2018

In early July, Principal Smith sent out an email announcing that the administration would be “changing the content and structure of CMs next school year.” Students haven’t seen homeroom as a necessary class, and due to this lack of accountability, homeroom is set to become pass/fail—and failure to attend homeroom will now be punished with a detention.

We Are Not Just “Rindge”

We Are Not Just “Rindge”

September 27, 2018

Maybe not consciously, but calling CRLS just “Rindge” defeats the entire purpose of a conflict that occurred specifically to keep “Latin” in the name.

Why You Shouldn’t Eat Beef

Why You Shouldn’t Eat Beef

June 22, 2018

Doesn’t that burger look oh-so-much better than the meager grain bowl you know you should get? It does. We all know it. But what really goes into getti...

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