The Eagle Angle

Staff editorial: should medical marijuana be legal?

The Editorial Board

April 16, 2018

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

With the recent opioid crisis and crackdown on drug dealers, all types of drugs seem to be under attack. While there are drugs that we agree should be illegal like methamphetamines, cocaine and LSD, medical marijuana should b...

Tetherball

Tetherball

Felix Kalvesmaki, Editor-in-chief

April 16, 2018

Filed under Opinions

Time’s up

Francis Salazar, Staff writer

April 13, 2018

Filed under Opinions

Time’s up. The time for ignorance and “locker room talk” is over. No longer are we accepting excuses that men make time and time again. No longer are we allowing predators to continue on as they have. In 2018, their time ...

Editorial: Is it time to amend the right to bear arms?

The Editorial Board

April 9, 2018

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

The shooting in Parkland, Florida felt painfully familiar to gun control activists across the country: innocent lives lost, tragedy met with apathy, and shouting on both sides of the aisle who fail to make any real progress. T...

The art of letting go

Francis Salazar, Staff writer

March 19, 2018

Filed under Opinions

I was playing tag with my cousins — waiting for my mom to get to my grandmother’s house so that my siblings and I could go to my dad’s place. I remember running around the house, hoping not to get tagged. I remember the p...

Flipside: Where is the line on censorship

Christine Odwesso and Francis Salazar

March 19, 2018

Filed under Opinions

Censorship is a bad idea (Christine Odwesso) Censorship has the ability to provide privacy and protection but censorship based on individual sensitivities deprives students of a world of knowledge, the crucial ability to engage ...

Is it really effective to arm teachers?

Maya Morriswala, Jr. managing editor

March 8, 2018

Filed under Opinions

After the Parkland shooting, I was shaken. Of course, I can’t possibly comprehend the fear and horror felt by the students that were there, and I hope I will never have to understand. However, that doesn’t mean I shouldn...

What A Woman Can Do

Jenna Sturgeon, Staffer

March 8, 2018

Filed under Opinions

Due to genetics, males seem to be engineered to be physically stronger than females. This isn’t necessarily true when in comes to specific individuals, but generally men can build and retain muscle easier than women.   ...

Editorial: Should religious institutions be tax-exempt?

The Editorial Board

February 13, 2018

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

Separation of church and state plays a big role in our society. However, religion impacts our government through taxes. As of now, religious institutions do not pay tax for their buildings or places of worship. Though this seems r...

Editorial: The Eagle Angle stands against unwarranted pleas of not guilty by reason of insanity

The Editorial Board

December 13, 2017

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

In recent years, increased representation and advocacy have raised a greater awareness of mental illness. The legitimacy of the struggles many people face as a result of depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder and a myria...

Review: Blade Runner 2049

Review: Blade Runner 2049

Caroline Tucker, Feature Editor

November 1, 2017

Filed under Opinions

Editorial: The editorial board calls for Allen emergency homeless shelter

The Editorial Board

May 12, 2017

Filed under Opinions

Many are lucky enough to not know what it’s like to face a setting sun with nowhere to go. To be alone, with next to nothing and no one to turn to. Sadly, this is reality for people in every state and every city, even in a city ...