The Warrior Ledger

Gender discrimination prevalent in current political rhetoric

Audrey Helm, Editor-in-Chief

April 24, 2019

Nasty. Shrill. Unlikeable. In the years following the 2016 presidential election, there has been a drastic increase in the number of women running for political positions, and these words have followed them as they journey to the US Capitol.

Women’s health is growing more political

Women’s health is growing more political

Cameron Bessette, Reporter

April 24, 2019

According to Dr. Kristen Mattheson, of the University of Arizona, the average woman has her period from three to seven days per month from age thirteen to age fifty-one. That means that the average woman will have 456 periods over 38 years. That is an average of 2,535 days of her life, or 6.25 years...

Nature documentaries connect us to the natural world

Nature documentaries connect us to the natural world

Isabella Ashton, Editor-in-Chief

April 24, 2019

A male jaguar prowls through the rainforest, searching for his potential prey. This animal is easily three hundred pounds of svelte muscle. And with glistening, rosette-spotted fur and probing green eyes, it’s easy to see why jaguars and other big cats have long been respected and mythologized by c...

The practice of deadnaming is wrong

The practice of deadnaming is wrong

Jordan Harvey, Reporter

April 24, 2019

Deadnaming is a term most commonly used by those in the LGBT+ community, specifically those who are trans, genderfluid, or nonbinary. It means to refer to someone who has changed their name by their previous name. This being said, it can be detrimental to an individual’s mental and emotional health. ...

SNARKNADO: Cats are the superior animal

SNARKNADO: Cats are the superior animal

Aurelia Jones, Reporter

April 24, 2019

“I hate cats.” Well, then. Many people hate cats.

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