• What is a Dictatorship?

    What is a Dictatorship?

    Kayla Lien, Opinion Writer

    March 1, 2017

    What is a dictatorship? I ask myself. By the dictionary, it is government ruled by a dictator, a person with total power over a country. A tyrant, it says, an oppressor. What is a dictatorship? It is what is quickly becoming the United States of America. At a hastily stitched-together news confere...

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  • Domestic Violence Involving Firearms

    Domestic Violence Involving Firearms

    Kristi Harris, Hard News Editor

    March 1, 2017

    The laws involving domestic violence and firearms in Utah have the same purpose as the federal laws, but are slightly different. Unlike federal law, state law does not: prohibit individuals that have been convicted of domestic violence from possessing firearms, require courts to notify domestic abusers...

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  • Salt Lake County Will Likely Refuse Trump’s Immigration Policies

    Salt Lake County Will Likely Refuse Trump’s Immigration Policies

    Eliza Floisand, Hard News Writer

    March 1, 2017

    Donald Trump, the 45th president of the United States, recently announced his plans to build a wall between the U.S. and Mexico, as well as deport illegal immigrants within the country. On Friday, January 27th,  Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams pledged that Salt Lake County would resist enforcing T...

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  • The Buzz of the Beehive: Things To Do

    The Buzz of the Beehive: Things To Do

    Emma Flood, Arts and Entertainment Writer

    March 1, 2017

      Are you sitting at home bored every weekend? Go out with some of your friends and check out one of these movies! The Lego Batman Movie- Batman teams up with his sidekick Robin to stop the Joker from taking over Gotham in this animated Lego-inspired movie. Split- Kevin has mental disorder know...

    Photo by Trever Elders

  • 2017 World Press Photo Competition

    2017 World Press Photo Competition

    Cameron Kelsey, Sports Writer

    March 1, 2017

    Is there a world's best photo? Photography is art and art is interpretive. Images may mean nothing to one person and everything to the next. So who are we to judge images and decide whether they are good or bad? Well it's a good question but there is another side to this. A good photo, to the World Pres...

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News

The Other Side of Town: SLC by the Neighborhoods

Randy E. Perez, Hard News

East High School is one of Utah’s most diverse schools. East’s school boundaries include neighborhoods such as, Glendale, Poplar Grove, Central City, East Central, East Liberty Park, and Yalecrest. These neighborhoods however, don’t al...

March 8, 20173 Comments

The Causes and Effects of Homelessness

The Causes and Effects of Homelessness

Kristi Harris, Hard News Editor

A well-known issue in today’s society is homelessness. You can see it anywhere you go and hear about it through conversations, T.V, radio, etc. There are several causes...

March 1, 201720 Comments

The New Women’s Rights Movement

March 1, 2017

Domestic Violence Involving Firearms

Domestic Violence Involving Firearms

March 1, 2017

East High Students Are Building Pollution Sensing Toys

March 1, 2017

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Opinion

What is a Dictatorship?

What is a Dictatorship?

Kayla Lien, Opinion Writer

What is a dictatorship? I ask myself. By the dictionary, it is government ruled by a dictator, a person with total power over a country. A tyrant, it says, an oppressor. What is a dictatorship? It is wha...

March 1, 201713 Comments

Words Will Never Harm Me

Kayla Lien, Opinion Writer

Growing up as a kid with acne since the first grade, I’ve come to realize the ridiculousness of the nursery rhyme that said, “Sticks and stones will break my bones but words will never harm me.” I...

March 1, 20173 Comments

  • Taking a Stand Against Rape Culture December 16, 2016
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The Causes and Effects of Homelessness

The Causes and Effects of Homelessness

Kristi Harris, Hard News Editor

A well-known issue in today’s society is homelessness. You can see it anywhere you go and hear about it through conversations, T.V, radio, etc. There are several causes to homelessness and separate difficulties that they...

March 1, 201720 Comments

Princess: Pet of the Week

Princess: Pet of the Week

Neil Porras, News Writer

Princess is called a “50-pound dog in a 5-pound body,” by her foster mom. This white winter blend adores other large and small breeds, and attaching herself to people like Velcro. Bright and confident, Princess likes to play...

March 1, 20171 Comment

The Buzz of the Beehive: The Art of Yoga

The Buzz of the Beehive: The Art of Yoga

Emma Flood, Arts and Entertainment Writer

For East and West High yoga and French teacher, Alisan Mills, “Art is a form of self expression for the artist, a way to express emotion, and usually the observer is able to find some sense of appreciation for it - in yoga,...

March 1, 20173 Comments

  • The Buzz of the Beehive: Thriller December 16, 2016
  • Ghana Junior High School Technology Project October 3, 2016
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