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Plugging Our Noses to the Ugly Truth
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What is inevitable, targets people of all ages, and present everywhere? Death, you say? Surprisingly, the answer to this riddle is second-hand smoking. Second-hand smoking does not receive, and has never received, the bad reputation it deserves.... (more »)
Marijuana legalization
By , oswego, IL
Marijuana is the dried leaves and female flowers of the hemp plant, smoked in cigarette form used as a narcotic or hallucinogen. Marijuana is inhaled to get you “high” originally started in Mexico but now is everywhere. It is used... (more »)
Driving Without an Excuse
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Every hour at least one person is killed from drunk driving. Do you still think you’re sober enough to put your keys in the ignition and drive after you are intoxicated? Maybe that statistic changed your perception, maybe it didn’t... (more »)
Bring America Down
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As we continue to grow as a society one thing stands in the way of our freedom and the ability to continue on as a beautiful and growing country.  Marijuana is halting our innovation and slowly rotting the brains of American youth, and I... (more »)
“Quit Smoking Cigarettes!”
My parents would never smoke cigarettes or do other drugs because they don’t wanna do bad things for us. They even told us not to smoke when we grow up because it’s very bad and addictive and they also told us not to be around... (more »)
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Friends or Pride
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People in our generation have this cruel thought in their head that they need to make a choice between friends and keeping their sanity, their innocence, and mainly their pride. We feel that if we don't fit with certain people then we won't fit... (more »)
Romanticism of Drugs
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Many kids nowadays don’t consider how dangerous drugs can really be. Ever seen a music video for The Arctic Monkeys? The Neighbourhood? Miley Cyrus? When we constantly listen to music with lyrics about getting high or watching music... (more »)
Is It Really Bad?
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Since the 1930s, marijuana has been illegal in the eyes of the U.S. government. Its classification is a Schedule I drug, which is said to have a high potential for abuse, no medical use, and not safe to use under medical supervision. In this... (more »)
Random Drug Testing: Not So Random Results This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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In our very own school, we see it happen. Kids smoke marijuana after school, get busted, and continue to smoke. Most people even know who the drug users are, and yet they do not speak up, allowing the druggies to boast about it during class and... (more »)
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Should Marijuana be Legal?
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 A highly debated topic in The United states is if Medical Marijuana (cannabis) should be legalized. If medical marijuana or cannabis was legalized it would have many good impacts on the United states itself. Some people say marijuana is a... (more »)
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Teen Smoking and Drinking
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Teen Smoking & Drinking Why? Outside of price chopper one afternoon one of our reporters spotted Two teens smoking. By themselves outside of the public store. No one confronted them about their actions  or anything. How are teens getting... (more »)
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A Bad Influence
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Smoking, it looks cool and helps some people with stress. But smoking has been a real problem with the teenage community over the years. The parents are the first ones to lay down the law when it comes to their children smoking. The thing is... (more »)
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Addicted to Addictions
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Life is like a treasure.  It can be priceless or worthless depending on your point of view or perspective.  It can be a fool's gold: beautiful on the outside, but empty on the inside.   It also can be a dazzling,... (more »)
Cancer Stick
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Cigarettes are one of the worst inventions created on earth. Smoking cigarettes can cause many cancers to your body or death. People who smoke cigarettes usually have poor hygiene.    I saw the first cigarette at my... (more »)
Keep it Clean, High Schoolers
Nowadays, it seems that all anyone wants to do is party it up and get high or drunk at college. Unfortunately, this this desire to have a good time has trickled down to high schools all around the United States, and surely the world. High... (more »)
Weeding Out the Blunt Truth: Why America Should...
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The legalization of marijuana for recreational use is not a new argument; however, in the past eight years, legalization has been one of the most discussed topics in media. Radical conservatives might contribute this increase in media attention... (more »)
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