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In Defense of News

November 6, 2017

Saudi Arabian King Allows Women to Drive

Nick Urick, News Writer

November 6, 2017

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On  September 26th, 2017, the King of Saudi Arabia announced that the country would finally allow women to drive, which ended a long standing policy that has limited the freedom  of women all throughout Saudi Arabia. This long...

The North Korean Conflict

Ellie Bradley, News Writer

November 6, 2017

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    Both the nation and the world watches fearfully as Trump and North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un, trade insults. As the most powerful nation in the world rubs against the most unstable, it leaves people hoping that tensi...

Swedish to Friends Results in Successful Cultural Exchange

Leah Johnson, News Editor

June 2, 2017

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This May, eight students from Calmare International School (CIS) in Calmare Sweden, Anna Nyteg, Ida Kandenäs, Ronja Kandenäs, Philip Thorsell, Axel Palmqvist, Stina Gardesten, Matilda Wikman, and Agnes Lindblad, arrived at ...

News For Dummies: “Around The World” Edition

Leah Johnson, News Editor

March 5, 2017

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Busy school life? Not enough time to read long articles? News For Dummies provides short, easy-to-read reports on news all around the world. 1. North America: Trudeau Meets Trump On Monday, February 13, Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister...

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