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Opinion: Let’s Not Repeat 2016

Opinion: Let’s Not Repeat 2016

April 9, 2019

The month-long government shutdown, Trump’s most recent presidential address, and his blossoming fri...

Agree to Disagree: Fostering Respect through Civil Discourse

Agree to Disagree: Fostering Respect through Civil Discourse

February 11, 2019

Conversations regarding foreign and national affairs aren’t always easy to partake in, especially ...

Kavanaugh: I’m Disappointed, But Not Surprised

Kavanaugh: I’m Disappointed, But Not Surprised

November 1, 2018

After a few infuriating weeks, Brett Kavanaugh, an accused sexual abuser, has been appointed to one of th...

Train Carrying Lawmakers Hits Truck in Crozet

Train Carrying Lawmakers Hits Truck in Crozet

January 31, 2018

  An Amtrak train carrying several Republican lawmakers collided into a garbage truck at Mary...

Winter Club Updates

Winter Club Updates

January 19, 2018

Even in the dead of winter, Western's clubs have remained hot with action and activity. Take a look at...

FirstVote Club Encourages Conversation

FirstVote Club Encourages Conversation

January 19, 2018

This new political club has encouraged bipartisan discussion on tough topics

WAHS Students Take Political Action

WAHS Students Take Political Action

March 2, 2017

      On the day after Donald Trump’s inauguration, hundreds of thousands all over the wo...