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Is School like Prison?

Negative reinforcement, emphasis on silence and order, abridged freedoms, no input in decision-making, dress code/uniforms, and more, are all similarities that you can see between school and prison. Overall, both industries suppress people into confo

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28 Replies · Reply by 3Sabre 1 hour ago

The Dark Side to Social Media

TW: Suicide, self-harm, and Eating Disorder

 

On average, teens are online almost nine hours a day, not including time for homework. They spend the majority of their online time scrolling through social media not thinking of the risks they could be tak

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Should we have study halls? 

Should we have study halls? 

 

This is something I have been thinking about for a while and I believe that study halls are useless (for me personally anyway). I would rather do my homework at home as it is quieter, I’m in my room and it’s more comforta

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14 Replies · Reply by 5Addison 4 hours ago

How long should lunch be?

Lunch at our school is 30 minutes. During this time students need to get to the cafeteria, stand in the lunch line, eat their food, and put their trays back. So should lunch be shorter or longer? There are pros and cons to both sides. 

 

The CDC recomm

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13 Replies · Reply by 5Addison 5 hours ago

Chinese Spy Balloon

 

 

     On January 28, the US military spotted a large balloon floating in on the coast of Alaska. The balloon traveled for over 3 days until being shot down by an American fighter jet along the coast of South Carolina. The Chinese Foreign Ministry de

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5 Replies · Reply by 8 Hope 7 hours ago

The Expiry Date of Women

The year Meryl Streep turned 40 years old, she was offered 3 separate roles as a witch. Approaching Taylor Swift's 30th birthday, Stefan Molyneux tweeted "I can’t believe Taylor Swift is about to turn 30 – she still looks so young! It’s strange to th

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1 Reply · Reply by 2Caitlin yesterday

Tyre Nichols

On January 7th, 2023, Tyre Nichols was stopped by Memphis police for reckless driving. He was taken out of the car and was not cooperating with the police. He was taken to the ground because he was resisting arrest, and when he got up he started runn

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12 Replies · Reply by Mr. Bruns on Friday

Animal Testing

     Millions of different pets and animals are used every year just in the United States for different testing. They lock animals up and force them to eat, they inject different chemicals and drugs into their skin, and they are forced to inhale diff

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51 Replies · Reply by Mr. Bruns on Friday
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