Category Archives: Editorials

  1. To Chop or Not to Chop

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    May 6, 2021 by thewashingteenian

    by Lidwina Eyombo-Bella Strolling into my 7th-grade class, I took a seat and began taking notes. Glancing up periodically at …
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  2. The Future

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    April 15, 2021 by thewashingteenian

    by Keziah Boakye I was thinking about how college is actually useless and a waste of time if you don’t …
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  3. Something to think about: Valentine’s Edition

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    February 11, 2021 by thewashingteenian

    By MJ Maheu, Staff Writer What is love?  We say we love so many different things: people, food, video games, …
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  4. When I Was Little – And Now

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    May 14, 2020 by thewashingteenian

    By JJP, Staff Writer   When I was little, just over seven people and other kids would ask me what …
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  5. Teens Talk Stress

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    January 2, 2020 by thewashingteenian

    By Jay Trovato, Young Adult Librarian   One thing I’ve frequently seen and heard since I began working in the Young …
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  6. Does Walking Backwards Mean “She Asked for It?”

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    July 18, 2019 by thewashingteenian

    By M. K. Powell, staff writer   I’ve had this dream where I’m walking backwards and I’m stabbed in the …
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  7. Compassionate Transactions vs. Compassionate Relationships

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    July 18, 2019 by thewashingteenian

    By Jay Trovato, adult contributor and librarian   For most people, the sight of a man standing at an intersection …
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  8. What if I fail an exam such as the SAT?

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    June 6, 2019 by thewashingteenian

    In the Name of God: By Muhammad Sodagar I know you all had a very bad experience with an exam, …
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  9. The Dark

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    May 16, 2019 by thewashingteenian

    By Isabella Hendershot Being afraid of the dark is named as a silly fear. We are all supposed to grow …
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  10. “I think therefore I am”: A Philosophical Take on Abortion

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    May 2, 2019 by thewashingteenian

    By M. K. Powell The abortion controversy has a lot of sides and angles when it comes to the discourse …
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