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Bernie Sanders deserves the Democratic nomination

Bernie Sanders deserves the Democratic nomination

Quinn Ferguson, Ranger Review Reporter

March 13, 2020

The Democratic nomination is one of the most important decisions for left voters this year, for beating Trump out of office is a major effort. Bernie Sanders is the best candidate for all of these endeavors. As an experienced politician that has held the title of mayor, representative, and senator, he...

Polarization of the Parties

Polarization of the Parties

Marlee Mikesell, Team Leader

March 11, 2020

It is both an honor and our civic duty to vote; however, with polarized political parties I personally am struggling with picking who I want to vote for. Since being a kid, I have always wanted to vote, but I did not think that my first time voting would be an election that would be so historic.  ...

What I did not know about a woman’s unspoken reality

What I did not know about a woman’s unspoken reality

Conner Graves, Ranger Review Reporter

February 28, 2020

There is an unspoken consciousness amongst women that they must be hyper-aware of their surroundings due to their gender. When they are alone in public, they are fearful of what may happen; they cover their shoulders for fear of being sexualized, frequently check to see if they are being followed, or ...

Climate change is real

Climate change is real

Clayton Saunders, Ranger Review Reporter

May 9, 2019

Global warming was the first phrase used to describe the changing climates due to pollution. Since then, more research has been done to give the phenomenon a new name of Climate Change. Climate change is caused by greenhouse gases being released into our atmosphere, which trap in heat from the sun. T...

Coloradans overreact to the snow and cold

Coloradans overreact to the snow and cold

Anna Icke, Ranger Review Reporter

March 21, 2019

Welcome to Colorado: the land of icy wind and fast-changing weather. When someone chooses to relocate to our area, there are some understood risks. The largest of these is bad weather conditions and hazardous roads during storms. Obviously, it’s not always as easy to get from Point A to Point B during a stor...

High-school graduation, dependent on the SAT

High-school graduation, dependent on the SAT

Marlee Mikesell, Ranger Review Reporter

February 4, 2019

Colorado is ranked the 30th in the country for education, due to students college readiness, graduation rates and schools’ quality overall; therefore, it would be crazy if Colorado had some of the highest expectations for our High-Schooler’s Scholastic Aptitude Tests (SAT), right? The SAT is used for col...

Blocking websites is a problem

Blocking websites is a problem

Carter Caines, Ranger Review Reporter

December 11, 2018

In 27 states across America, including Colorado, publicly funded schools are required to have software on all computers that filter out sexually explicit, obscene, and potentially harmful material. Although I agree that school should be able to block some of our internet access, I think that some...

War on drugs targets the lower class

War on drugs targets the lower class

Clayton Saunders, Ranger Review Reporter

November 14, 2018

The war on drugs in America is a highly debated topic in today’s day and age. Starting in the Nixon era, the drug war primarily attacked the lower and middle class. When President Nixon started the movement, he targeted minor uses of substances such as marijuana, cocaine, and opium as a way to jail mino...

Influx of Gun Violence Sparks National Controversy

Influx of Gun Violence Sparks National Controversy

Rhianna Lingle, Ranger Review Reporter

November 5, 2018

  Gun violence has been an issue in America since the rise of automatic weapons and the wider  availability of guns across the country. Since Colorado’s Columbine High School shooting in 1999, this issue has become increasingly relevant due to numerous school shootings. The shooting at ...

Vote no on Proposition 112

Vote no on Proposition 112

Anna Icke, Ranger Review Reporter

November 5, 2018

With the Colorado election coming up on November 6th, registered voters across the state are receiving their mail-in ballots. These 2-page ballots contain not only candidates running for office, but 13 statewide issues, and various issues specific to our district. One major state issue on the ballot...

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