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Can anonymous really accomplish something?

[As seen in Creston News Advertiser, November 19, 2015]

The devastation of France has been written in blood all over the newspapers and cyberspace. The horrors that have occurred in that country, just one in a vast world of war, have brought out the true nature of humanity.

The United States and the world stand with France, as shown with the French colors overlaying profile photos on Facebook. But, what about Syria? What about every other country in the world we as Americans have forgotten to pray for or send thoughts to?

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Girl on Fire: Coming to realizations through the help of the media

[As seen in Creston News Advertiser, July 3, 2014]

Recently, United States Supreme Court voted on a very controversial issue revolving around women’s health and religion. I’m not going to comment on the decision.

As a reporter, I realize the media has to be as unbiased as possible, especially within the workplace and pages published or minutes aired. However, as a human being, I realize what other human beings face in daily life and will support things I think need to change.

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Girl on Fire: How will we be impacted by global warming?

[As seen in Creston News Advertiser, May 15, 2014]

When I first thought about what to write this week, I immediately thought of a moment two weeks ago when a man asked me a very inappropriate question in public about my body. I was angry, and thought I would write about my experience and how sexual harrassment occurs daily.

Then, I decided the man wasn’t worth my time like so many other issues in the world are, such as the environment and global warming.

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