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The Weight of Standardized Tests – by Olivia Fink

It’s that time of year, folks— one of giving, music, good cheer and fun, but also a time of stress, inner turmoil, and tumultuous college applications flying left and right. Seniors across the nation anxiously sit at their computers, advertising themselves to their top colleges through essays, academics, and lists of activities. One significant factor…

Syrian refugees strike in front of  Budapest Keleti railway station. Refugee crisis. Budapest, Hungary, Central Europe, 3 September 2015.

Syrian Refugee Crisis – by Patrick Deary

The Syrian refugee crisis has become one of the world’s most controversial issues in both ethics and security. Over three million refugees are looking for places to stay. These refugees, only looking for a safe place to stay, just want better homes where their children can grow up happily. The U.S. has helped by donating…