Review: Venom

Riley Bergman, Lamp staff

November 7, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Superhero movies are extremely common these days. Since 2000, roughly 370 different superhero movies and TV shows have been produced. Some of the major production companies behind these heroes are Marvel Studios, known for The Avengers (2012), Disney for T...

Thumbs down: Campaigns running attack ads

Emma Shafer, Assistant Editor

November 5, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Local, Opinion, Politics

Thumbs up: To those who choose to spend November 6th volunteering at the polls. Every election requires a team of people who have to go and man the polls from 6 a.m. until the polls close at 8 p.m. These people are an ec...

Our View: We need more women in local politics

Emma Shafer, Assistant Editor

November 5, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Local, Opinion, Politics

In recent years, there have been increasing amounts of women running for public office across America. In 2016, America saw Hillary Clinton become the first female major-party nominated Presidential candidate. Illinois also saw th...

Three reasons to vote

Niko Robledo, Co-Editor

November 5, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Politics

Voting is not made easy, and there are a lot of hurdles to voting. The United States is riddled with gerrymandering, voter suppression and the official voting day is a Tuesday. That's difficulty by design. The odds are stacked...

Change comes from voting

Alexander Crawford, Letter to the Editor

April 26, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Our government is more than just a president. Congress is a major part of the government in America, yet it is rated very poorly by the people. Many people constantly complain about Congress and lawmakers' inability to do what...

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