Violet Miller-Brady

Position

Writer

Young voters play a crucial role in elections.

National voting age at 16 is imperative for this generation

Opinion

In the 2020 presidential election, only 51.4% of citizens ages 18 to 24 voted. Young people have the lowest voting turnout of any age group and this means that our beliefs aren’t being adequately represented in the government of this country.

Academic competition provides students with a necessary push

Opinion

As many of us can attest to, high school students put a lot of pressure on themselves to succeed. The future is a daunting idea to entertain, and feeling the need to be perfect in school doesn’t help with this stress.