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Pepe the Frog- Friendly Meme or Hate Symbol?

Anshul Singh, Staff Writer

October 4, 2016

In September, popular internet meme Pepe the Frog was classified as a hate symbol by the Anti-Defamation League. This comes after a trend of alt-right groups increasingly using the frog appropriating Adolf Hitler, the Klu Klux Klan...

Heroin Epidemic Sweeping the Nation

Anshul Singh, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016

Recently, a photo was released by the police of an Ohio couple passed out with their four-year-old son in the background went viral. For many, the picture is an alarming symbol of the heroin and opioid crisis sweeping the nat...

Fact-Checking the First 2016 Presidential Debate

Janae McKenzie, Staff Writer

September 26, 2016

Trump says he got small loan from his father. FactCheck.org says he received more help than that: (ow.ly/egXO304ALyG ) Clinton says her economic plans would create 10 million new jobs. According to FactCheck.org, It’s at most ...

911 call leads to Ashland murderers arrest

Sydney John, Staff Writer

September 26, 2016

Shawn Grate was arrested earlier this month for the kidnapping of one Ohio woman and the murder of two others and possibly more.   Grate, 40, faces the death penalty or life in prison for his 23 felony charges, which inclu...

California Bans Killer Whale Breeding, Shows

Anshul Singh, Staff Writer

September 20, 2016

On Sept. 13, 2016, the state of California passed the Orca Protection and Safety Act. Signed by governor Jerry Brown, the law prohibits the breeding of killer whales, as well as theatrical shows involving them. This law ma...

Anti-Islamic man sets fire to mosque

Tanner Cawthon and Kristen Torrence

September 20, 2016

At 11:42 p.m. on Sept. 11, a fire broke out at the Islamic Center of Fort Pierce, the former mosque of the Pulse nightclub gunman and a suicide bomber. Both Omar Mateen, the man responsible for the Orlando Pulse nightclub shooting...

Chipotle drone testing creates possible delivery service

Isabella Orofino, Staff Writer

September 19, 2016

Chipotle has been the headlines of news for a year now, but this time, it's not about e. Coli or their carnitas being banned; their burritos are taking flight. The company is testing new ways to deliver their burritos in neighborhoods...

Presidential Candidate Review: Dr. Jill Stein

Alex King, Staff Writer

September 14, 2016

While Republican nominee Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton have both been making political headlines for well over a year, a few lesser-known names are beginning to enter the fray. Green Party nominee Dr. Jill St...

Presidential Candidate Review: Gary Johnson

Luke Blaine, Staff Writer

September 14, 2016

The Presidential election will occur in just less than two months. There has been a rise in third party candidates this election and it is important that Americans are informed on all of their options. Gary Johnson is the Libertarian Presidentia...

Presidential Candidate Review- Hillary Clinton

Luke Blaine, Staff Writer

September 8, 2016

With the Presidential election being two months away, it is important for Americans, especially young adults, to be informed on who they are voting for. Hillary Clinton earned herself the Democratic presidential ticket las...

Presidential Candidate Review-Donald Trump

Alex King, Staff Writer

September 8, 2016

Due to the dire importance of political literacy in today’s world, we here at The Patriot Press have decided, for your convenience, to profile the four most popular candidates for the Presidency of the United States. Althou...

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