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Nuclear bombs: The last wall of defense

November 9, 2018

By BRYANT VAN ROSSEM The Mirror reporter The world is always arguing about something: population, world hunger, global warming and much more. But one...is nuclear weapons. Nuclear weapons are all around the world but only a few countries are known to have these weapons, The United Stat...

Pink is not a girl color, blue is not a boy color

November 9, 2018

By AIDEN PRICE The Mirror reporter What is your favorite color? Is it red, black, or purple? Have people told you that your favorite color is gender-specific and that you shouldn’t like it because you’re the wrong gen...

The United States against American parents

November 9, 2018

By HLEE YANG The Mirror reporter Out of 193 countries in the United Nation, only the United States and a couple of other countries do not provide a national paid parental leave policy. Parental leave is an employee benefit...

Are prisons really helping reduce crime?

November 9, 2018

By RACHEL PLACEWAY The Mirror reporter Americans have a knack for incriminating a mass number of citizens, and a great deal has little to do with crime rates. Recent statistics indicate that the United States has the h...

Mental illness – the leading cause of school shootings

November 9, 2018

By SOREN LUTHER The Mirror reporter With the terrifying awareness of the many tragic school shootings that have taken place, people are beginning to take a side on gun control. Some support the idea that teachers should b...

A fight for life

November 9, 2018

By WILLOW KLUCK The Mirror reporter Should dogfighting be legalized and become a sport? I believe dogfighting should stay illegal and there are many reasons why so many people agree. Dogfighting is an illegal ‘sport’ and is a felony in all 50 sta...

What to know before senior year

May 18, 2018

By HANNAH GIBBONS The Mirror reporter As the school year comes to an end, seniors like myself are finishing their last days of high school. As a senior, I’ve learned a lot of things I wish someone would’ve shared wi...

We the youth have a voice of our own

May 18, 2018

  By WILL CARROLL The Mirror reporter Throughout history, we can look and see the power youth voices have had. Protesting against segregation and the Vietnam War. Great moments of social change, revolutions protes...

Undemocratic demeanor steals the show

May 11, 2018

By TONY LUDWIG The Mirror reporter Showtime. The ultimate display of SPASH student’s musical talent. Every year in late April or early May, the SPASH auditorium is vivified with their abilities and the subsequent awe ...

Matt Heilman living his eternal life

May 10, 2018

By DYLAN KONICEK The Mirror reporter On Tuesday, March 20, 2018, we lost someone amazing. Matthew Heilman was a football coach and teacher who had died due to complications after surgery. Heilman will be missed by all in ...

Final thoughts about finals

May 10, 2018

By HANNAH SIEGEL The Mirror reporter The end of the school year is upon us at Stevens Point Area Senior High (SPASH) and that means finals too, but are they really worth all this time and stress? In my opinion, no, they a...

New Avengers: Success Or Fail?

May 10, 2018

By ALINA BURMISTROVA The Mirror reporter “Avengers: Infinity War” has begun its march on the planet. On April 27 the premiere of new Marvel movie took place in cinemas in Stevens Point. Many teen fans really wait...

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