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Christmas comes too early

Eamon Lopez Martin, Mirada Staff

December 21, 2018

The holiday season seems to come earlier each year. This year, society has gone too far. Stores like IKEA have already started decorating for Christmas or selling holiday items before Thanksgiving had happened. Stores have a ha...

Christmas carol  controversy

Christmas carol controversy

December 21, 2018

The future is Gen Z

Annalee Gorman, Mirada Staff

December 21, 2018

Generation Z, the “iPhone” generation, does not have a reputable reputation amongst other generations. Born between 1997-2010, Gen Z makes up 25 percent of America’s most diverse population so far. But what most don’...

How much pressure is too much?

Synia Thrower and Emily Borg

December 21, 2018

With application deadlines for college quickly approaching, students are feeling more pressure than ever. For most high school students nowadays, school is one of the leading causes of built up stress and anxiety. With six o...

A is for Apple, B is for Boat, C is for Concealed Firearms?

Sergio A. Torres, Mirada Staff

December 21, 2018

This year, on average, there has been one school shooting every week, and in the past decade, the United States alone has had a total of 288 school shootings. (Grabow & Rose). Unfortunately, the number of cases are only ri...

Pro basketball wage gap

Jonah Roth, Guest Writer

November 2, 2018

In recent years, the pay gap between NBA and WNBA players has sparked much controversy. The average NBA player currently earns an annual salary of $6.4 million, with the superstars getting paid $20-30 million. This is a b...

Save the smoke for home

November 2, 2018

Teen vaping has become an epidemic across the nation. Within the last few years vaping has taken hold of the lives of unsuspecting teens at an alarming rate. Although tobacco products are designated for adults 21+, it’s almost...

Not wild about the zoo

Veronica Vyvoda, Guest Writer

November 2, 2018

Most of the people living in the Sacramento region have been to the Sacramento Zoo at least once in their life. The sky high giraffes walking around and the long armed monkeys swinging from branch to branch are a sight to see co...

Screen time harms eyes

Screen time harms eyes

Rebecca Smith, Editor-in-Chief

October 2, 2018