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The Student News Site of Jupiter Community High School

War Cry

The Student News Site of Jupiter Community High School

War Cry

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Opinion: The detrimental stigma around periods

Story by: Chloe Panzica, Staffer January 26, 2023

Even in the year 2023, the world lives in disgust of the only blood shed that isn't in the form of violence. Women have dealt with periods since the beginning of time, yet menstruation is still a topic...

Student holds poster in protest for gun control at school amidst recent political debate.

Stricter gun laws are a necessity

Story by: Olivia Gilbert, Beat Executive, A&E and School News Editor January 18, 2023

One of the many things we face as students in today’s age is the threat of a school shooting, which, in some instances, surpasses being a threat and instead becomes a horrifying reality.  While some...

Painted poster displays protest against anti-semitism.

The rise of Antisemitism in America

Story by: Georgia Simon, Op-Ed Editor January 12, 2023

Antisemitism: the hatred of Jews. Antisemitic behavior hit an all-time high in 2021 with a 34% rise. There is, on average, more than seven altercations every day–a horrifying number. So now the question...

Opinion: 2022 Midterm Elections

Opinion: 2022 Midterm Elections

Story by: Georgia Simon, Op-Ed Editor November 30, 2022

On Tues., Nov. 8, the 2022 Midterm elections took place, with all 435 House of Representative seats, 35 Senator seats and 36 governor positions up for election. With the Democrats controlling the House,...

Interpretation of a photograph taken in Lebanon of a women protesting for her rights on Oct. 2, 2022

Opinion: Stand with women in Iran

Story by: Payton Gottlieb, Op-Ed Editor November 28, 2022

Imagine living in a world where peaceful protests aren’t considered freedom of speech and being beaten is widely accepted. You can't? What about being forced to marry at 13 and have no protection from...

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Opinion: The glamorization of serial killers

Story by: Aaliyah Abazis, Staffer October 28, 2022

With the recent release of “Dahmer” on Netflix, the glamorization of serial killers has been brought to the forefront of many minds. This, along with “My Friend Dahmer” (2017) and “Extremely...

Opinion: NWSL Abuse Allegations

Opinion: NWSL Abuse Allegations

Story by: Georgia Simon, Op-Ed Editor October 26, 2022

On Mon. Oct. 3, an investigation opened regarding abuse and sexual misconduct allegations by male coaches in the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL). Conducted by former U.S. deputy attorney general,...

Jupiter High student expresses her thoughts on abortion laws.

OPINION: Fla. House Bill 5 violates women’s rights

Story by: Payton Gottlieb and Georgia Simon, Staffer May 26, 2022

In 2022 we are turning our backs on women and changing laws protecting us. In a year that's supposed to transpire new change and growth, this is not who we are.  On March 4, Florida State legislatures...

OPINION: Our immigration system is broken

OPINION: Our immigration system is broken

Story by: Payton Gottlieb, Staffer March 28, 2022

The immigration issue has been a widespread debate in our country for years; however, even with all the constant debate we haven't been able to solve this problem. There are thousands of factors and opinions...

OPINION: “Don’t Say Gay” bill doesnt represent America

OPINION: “Don’t Say Gay” bill doesn’t represent America

Story by: Payton Gottlieb, Staffer March 8, 2022

On Feb. 8, the Fla. senate approved a controversial bill now known as the “Don’t Say Gay” bill. Republican State Senator Dennis Baxley proposed this bill which prohibits discussion of gender identities...

Jupiter High School’s Mascot: Is it time for a change?

Jupiter High School’s Mascot: Is it time for a change?

Story by: Emily McGrail, Op-Ed Editor February 28, 2022

Over the course of the past few weeks, students have brought attention to the school mascot’s controversial depiction of the Jeaga Tribe over issues of cultural appropriation. One student in particular,...

OPINION: Who is behind the string of Instagram hackings?

OPINION: Who is behind the string of Instagram hackings?

Story by: Kierstyn Fisher, Photo Manager February 9, 2022

On Jan. 13, I was scrolling through my Instagram feed on my phone when I got a message from someone I know. The message, in short, asked if I could send a “Password Reset Link” so that they could log...

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