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Santorum visits Hersey

March 21, 2012

By Tim Angerame Entertainment Editor GOP presidential candidate and Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum spoke to a crowd of 500 students at district 214's Hersey High School on Friday. According to the Daily Herald, Santorum stopped at the school after hearing of fellow candidate Newt Gingrich speaking at...

Lessons from Libya

November 3, 2011

By Andrew Revord Associate Editor-In-Chief Mahatma Gandhi once said, "an eye for an eye makes the whole world blind," and the recent events in Libya prove this statement true yet again. It is so easy for anyone to get caught up in dreams of revenge; to be anti-this or anti-that. It is much harder to be ...

This summer in politics

September 12, 2011

By Adam Schalke Guest Writer Let’s look back at this past summer in review of what occurred in America. It was a summer of many mistakes In Wisconsin, a key foundation of the American dream got trampled on and defeated, when government workers and their unions lost many of their rights as la...

Where the 10th district candidates stand

October 28, 2010

According to each of their websites (DoldforCongress.com and 10thdistrictforDanSeals.com) this is where Dold and Seals stand on some of the controversial issues of today: 1.     Abortion: Dold and Seals are both pro-choice candidates, but Dold supports parental notification laws where Seals supp...

'Park51' mosque proves religious tolerance

September 27, 2010

Prospectornow.com presents a new regular feature: a political blog that discusses current events, debates and leans left and right proudly. Anyone is welcome to state their opinion, and the more biased, the better. By Andrew Revord News Editor It shouldn’t have made this much news, but it has. A ...

A place for everyone and everyone in their place

November 3, 2009

Examining Prospect High School’s Class System By Andrew Barr On June 16, 1858, Abraham Lincoln, expressing his belief that the United States could not exist so vehemently at odds on the issue of slavery, observed that “A house divided against itself cannot stand.” Indeed, Mr. Lincoln’s words have ec...

The summer of our discontent: What Mr. Obama hasn’t done in the last three months

October 1, 2009

Over the summer, students at Prospect find themselves engaged in a multitude of activities: band, athletics, summer school, summer reading, and of course, leisure pursuits. Now, even though high school students are notorious for their busy schedules, it would seem logical that the President of the United States would be busier. But looking back at what the chief...

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