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To censor, or not to censor, that is the question

To censor, or not to censor, that is the question

Malcolm Beverly, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Censorship is usually a hit or a miss. It can be used to, fairly, block people from seeing or hearing something they don’t want to hear, such as nudity, or swearing in movies and TV. But it can also be used to unfairly block people from seeing or hearing something they don’t want to hear, like, maybe taki...

Students argue over the possibilities of ghosts

Students argue over the possibilities of ghosts

Melanie So, Staff Writer

February 15, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Are ghosts real? Some people think they are, and others don't. Some of the people who don't believe in ghosts, do believe in spirits. The differences between the two is one haunts for revenge and the other watches over a live presence and has absolutely no intention of hurting them. There's no actual...

The greatest mental help, a friend

The greatest mental help, a friend

London Hoskins, Staff writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Opinion

 Friendship is not just for fun. To be real friends with someone you have to love them, and just because you guys get in one fight doesn’t mean you guys just stop talking. You have to work it out and talk about it or else of course your friendship is going to end. Also you can’t let someone get in ...

New theories arise about the Titanic’s demise

New theories arise about the Titanic’s demise

Anahy Sanchez, Student Writer

February 7, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Conspiracy theories, you either love them or hate them. You’re either an over paranoid Shane Dawson and Kendall Rae fan thinking the government's trying to kill you or a rational person who actually believes the government keeps you safe. Either way there are just some theories that make me and hopef...

It’s time to end gender discrimination

It’s time to end gender discrimination

Celeste Hadley, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Schoolgirls and boys get treated differently. People say that a girl wearing tights and sweatpants is a distraction to boys, however, guys are allowed to wear sweatpants and not so much tights. That’s not fair. If a teacher catches a boy fighting another boy then they get in trouble. If a teacher ca...

Leveled classrooms hang in the balance

Leveled classrooms hang in the balance

January 24, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Students and teachers at our school debate the advantages and disadvantages that come along with having leveled classrooms, by giving you both sides of the story. What are your thoughts on leveled classrooms?

Getting Fs isn’t the teacher’s fault

Getting Fs isn’t the teacher’s fault

Mikiah Lunt, Staff Writer

January 16, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

A lot of kids think that since they get F’s, it's because the teacher doesn’t know how to do their job. That isn’t true. It is your fault, because you don’t want to do your homework or your classwork. There are sometimes where the teacher did mess up, but most of the time it is your fault. T...

Idea of a round earth falls flat with some

Idea of a round earth falls flat with some

Malcolm Beverly, Staff Writer

January 10, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

So, I’m going to assume that everyone reading this realizes that the Earth is an “oblate spheroid,” also referred to as round. But, did you know, that there are full grown adults, yes, adults, that think that the Earth is flat. I know. It’s insane. So I’m going to attempt to prove these man-c...

Trump tackles NFL

Trump tackles NFL

Armat Kham, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Why does Donald Trump want to fight with the NFL? They are not respecting the flag by kneeling. The NFL put out a statement on Wednesday denying, it had surrendered to president Donald Trump. He banned players from kneeling when the national song plays before the games. The NFL said Donald Trump ...

Las Vegas mass shooting investigation turns up conspiracy theory

Las Vegas mass shooting investigation turns up conspiracy theory

Mikiah Lunt, Staff Writer

October 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

On October 1, 2017 the biggest shooting in America occurred  in Mandalay Bay Las Vegas. Before the shooting even happened Stephen Paddock and a girl went around and was telling everyone they were going to die. Before Jason Aldean's last song,  Paddock was in his hotel room 32 floors up he started to...

Granite Park Gazette should have been included in school yearbook

GP Editorial Staff

May 24, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

The staff of the GP Gazette were disappointed that they were not included in the 2016-2017 Granite Park Jr. High yearbook. The staff editors, staff writers and staff photographers work very hard to provide the student body with the most up-to-date information about the school, community and world ...

What does it mean to be an American?

What does it mean to be an American?

JoJo Niyibigira, Staff Columnist

May 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

  What makes you an American? If we go back to way back when America began to become American, people didn't have passports, a government, a president, you didn’t have to be born an American soil to be an American. You didn't have to legal or illegal. You don't have a label as if you were an ...

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