Op-Ed: Jiankui’s Genetic Engineering Allegations
Opinions and Editorials

Op-Ed: Jiankui’s Genetic Engineering Allegations

By: Tziyona Gheblikian (10th Grade) Genetic engineering is the procedure of manually altering the DNA of an organism. It has already been implemented for many years in the fields of agriculture and medicine to create better crops, vaccines, and specialized bacteria. Last month, Professor He Jiankui, a Chinese biophysics researcher, claimed to have genetically altered … Continue reading

Op-Ed: Kavanaugh Should Not Be a Supreme Court Justice
Opinions and Editorials

Op-Ed: Kavanaugh Should Not Be a Supreme Court Justice

Soon after the public announcement was made that Judge Brett Kavanaugh was President Trump’s choice to fill the opening in the Supreme Court, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, along with two others, stepped forward to say that Kavanaugh had sexually assaulted her back when they were in high school. This claim astonished Americans across the nation … Continue reading

Head to Head: Embassy Move to Jerusalem
Israel / Opinions and Editorials

Head to Head: Embassy Move to Jerusalem

Good Idea After 70 years, it finally happened. On Wednesday December 6, President Donald Trump announced that he will be moving the American Embassy from Tel Aviv to Israel’s capital, Jerusalem. Although this announcement sparked controversy throughout the world, it was a positive step in the American-Israel relationship and for Israel’s image throughout the world. … Continue reading