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Trump Protests

Michael Harris, Guest Writer

February 27, 2017

“No Trump, no KKK, no fascist USA!” “This is what democracy looks like!” “Make America gay again!” “Make America High again!” “NOT MY PRESIDENT!” Above are some of the many things I heard while browsing...

Letter to the Editor: Less Homework Won’t Help Students Get More Sleep

Antonio Maravilla, Guest Writer

February 24, 2017

By Antonio Maravilla, 9 The “Lack of Sleep Stunts Student Success” article in the latest edition of the Valor Dictus magazine resonated with me. However, there are many points that I do not agree with on the article. The first e...


Fatima Tahir, Guest Writer

February 5, 2017

President Donald Trump’s tumultuous first week in office marked a new beginning for American politics amidst protests, “alternative facts”, and 7 new executive orders. He was officially inaugurated on January 20th 2017; a day which he proclaimed...

Fears about Guns- DEBUNKED

Michael Harris, Guest Writer

February 3, 2017

“Shooting at airport kills five”, “Shooting at nightclub deadliest in US history”, “Gunman kills 9 worshippers in South Carolina”. These headlines are, sadly, all too common this day and age. It seems like we were...

Cue the Applause

Megan Thrift, Guest Writer

February 2, 2017

Personally, I don’t feel we are left out or excluded- but this is my perspective. We represent a smaller group of students in comparison to the students who would consider themselves athletes.  We call ourselves RAMbunc...

Let’s Stop Glorifying Obama – and All Politicians For That Matter

Amelia Gulding, Editor in Chief

January 19, 2017

As we mentally prepare to inaugurate Donald Trump as the 45th president of the U.S., many people, particularly liberals, are feeling nostalgic over the last eight years of Obama. There are definitely reasons to feel a sense of...

The Electoral College Wrap Up

Michael Harris, Guest Writer

December 10, 2016

On November 9th, the day after election day, I came across a friend in my science class who disagreed with the Electoral College. He claimed it was outdated, needed to be trashed or reformed, and didn’t allow for a proper dem...

Welcome to Republican Robinson!

Michael Harris, Guest Writer

December 2, 2016

Hi, my name is Michael Harris, and I am the writer of Republican Robinson. This column in Valor Dictus will represent the political opinion of both myself and many other conservatives in Robinson. Every three weeks I will do a Q...

Is registering technology through the school worth it?

Anna McGrath, Staff Writer

October 24, 2012

Many teachers approve the idea of allowing students to bring in their electronic devices to help with schoolwork. As technology has developed, teachers find it is easier for students to keep track of schoolwork and notes with...

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