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The Flint Water Crisis: Lessons Learned

The Flint Water Crisis: Lessons Learned

Alice Yang, Guest Writer

On April 25th 2014, the city of Flint made a cost-saving decision to switch its water source from Lake Huron to the highly polluted Flint River. This seemingly minute change resulted in a huge disaster that is now known as the Flint Water Crisis. Less...

May 18, 2017No Comments

El medio (ambiente) en la media

El medio (ambiente) en la media

Jessica Marshall, Arts and Entertainment Editor

En la comunidad de Oakton, es importante que nosotros prestemos atención a los problemas del medio ambiente. Los estudiantes en las clases de Español 4 participaron en unos proyectos del medio ambiente en este pasado Abril. Ellos se dieron cuenta de ...

May 17, 2017No Comments

The controversy of “Dear White People”

Ashley Shepard, staff writer

On April 28, 2017, Netflix released a new Netflix-original series, “Dear White People.” This show is based on the movie “Dear White People” which was released in 2014. The movie portrays a culture war between blacks and whites at a predominantly white sch...

May 17, 2017No Comments

The 2017 Billboard Music Awards

The 2017 Billboard Music Awards

May 15, 2017

How Oakton High School students came to decide their next home

How Oakton High School students came to decide their next home

May 15, 2017

The Rise of the Ultranationalist Right

The Rise of the Ultranationalist Right

May 15, 2017

Oakton Events and Occurrences

Oakton Events and Occurrences

May 15, 2017

Can The Democrats Really Take The Senate In 2018?

May 15, 2017

Harry Style’s New Era

May 15, 2017

Oakton’s Playoff Hopes

May 15, 2017

Ten Years After Her Disappearance, They’re Still Searching

Ten Years After Her Disappearance, They’re Still Searching

May 15, 2017

Elon Musk Changing the World

Elon Musk Changing the World

Brendan Bellingham, Staff Writer

 Elon Musk will ,without a doubt, be remembered as a pioneer of private space travel, electric transportation, and clean energy production. He has started many successful...

May 15, 2017

Find your “type” at Red Cross’s blood drive on June 1st

Ishika Jain

Red Cross, a club at Oakton aims at giving high school students the knowledge and skills to prepare the school and their peers for emergencies. Oakton’s Red Cross holds an e...

May 15, 2017

Mother, Mom, Mère

Lindsey Katsaros, News Editor

On the Second Sunday in May, households across the United States commemorate their mothers with relaxing day off. Younger children will spoil their Mothers with homemade gif...

May 14, 2017

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Oakton’s Playoff Hopes

Jacob Rutzick, Staff Writer

The playoffs are coming up for Oakton baseball which means that the team must work even harder to win each game. This years Oakton baseball team was surprisingly good. After the disappointment of last year, in which the te...

May 15, 2017No Comments

Special Olympics fundraisers to support today

Special Olympics fundraisers to support today

Jennifer Coon, Copy Editor

  Many students at Oakton are involved in Special Olympics. Whether it be as a coach or athlete, these students are promoting inclusion at the community, state, and even global level. Each Special Olympics program Oakton...

May 15, 2017No Comments

How Chelsea Won the 2016 EPL Title

How Chelsea Won the 2016 EPL Title

Matthew Corgnati, Staff Writer

After the whistle blew at the Hawthorns giving Chelsea a 1-0 victory over West Brom, they were mathematically crowned champions of the English Premier League. Despite having one of the league's strongest squads, not many peopl...

May 15, 2017No Comments

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The Rise of the Ultranationalist Right

The Rise of the Ultranationalist Right

Jake Neuffer, Staff Writer

Why? Vladimir Putin, in the last decade, has returned the old Soviet policy of interfering in the domestic politics of other countries. In 2015, the first government-sponsor...

May 15, 2017No Comments

Can The Democrats Really Take The Senate In 2018?

Theo Meale, Staff Writer

Just over a hundred days into President Donald Trump’s administration as his approval ratings hit a historic low, journalists and Democrats alike start to wonder if the...

May 15, 2017No Comments

5 reasons why American news outlets are no longer trustworthy; you won’t believe number 3!

5 reasons why American news outlets are no longer trustworthy; you won’t believe number 3!

Jake Neuffer, Staff Writer

Breitbart has come to be seen as one of the least credible news sources there is. Going onto their website is like walking into a Republican national convention. Every...

April 30, 2017No Comments

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