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The Reality of Life After High School

Genesis Tejada-Peralta May 23, 2019

As the school year quickly draws to a close, many of my former classmates are preparing for their sophomore year of college, while other Franklin Learning Center graduates like myself are left asking...

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DACA Deadline Passes with Silence

Genesis Tejada-Peralta April 4, 2018

Author: Genesis Tejada-Peralta Six months ago Trump made one of the most controversial decisions in his presidency yet. After six years, DACA would be coming to an end. DACA, which stands for Deferred...

FLC Walkout Live Stream

FLC Walkout Live Stream

Genesis Tejada-Peralta March 14, 2018

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The Philadelphia Public School Notebook is selling an #ArmMeWith shirt to raise money for their newspaper.

Trump Wrongly Proposes Arming Teachers with Guns

Genesis Tejada-Peralta March 13, 2018

Author: Genesis Tejada-Peralta It appears as if the Trump administration is willing to do whatever is necessary to protect Americans from gun violence. Everything except banning guns. On February...

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Did Eagles Fans Take Their Celebration Too Far?

Genesis Tejada-Peralta February 16, 2018

On February 4th, 2018 history was made for the city of Philadelphia. The Eagles won Super Bowl LII against the New England Patriots and the celebration was certainly felt throughout the city. But some...

The Circle Review: A Pointless Adaptation

The Circle Review: A Pointless Adaptation

Genesis Tejada-Peralta May 30, 2017

James Ponsoldt’s The Circle was, in the simplest terms, an unfulfilling adaptation of Dave Eggers’ 2013 novel, of the same title. The lackluster sci-fi film starring Emma Watson (Mae Holland) and...

Five Dollar Fine For Being Out Of Uniform

Five Dollar Fine For Being Out Of Uniform

Genesis Tejada-Peralta October 26, 2016

  Fining students has become a major part of school districts; not just in Pennsylvania but all across the United States. In Texas state regulations allow individual districts to charge students...

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