The Centipede

Legalization of Marijuana in Canada

Tyler Ory ‘21

November 28, 2018

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In June 2018, The Cannabis Act to legalize Marijuana received royal assent, and as of October 17, 2018, it became legal to use and purchase Marijuana in Canada. The legalization of Marijuana for recreational use has been a polarizi...

Trade Tensions between China and the US

Shelly Liu ‘20

November 28, 2018

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Over the last few months, trade tensions have escalated between two global economic powers, China and the United States, as they continue to battle for the upper hand in the tariff war. Since the start of this year, the US has imp...

Missing Saudi Journalist

Darley Boit '21

November 28, 2018

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In October of 2018, Jamal Khashoggi, a liberal Saudi Arabian journalist, went missing in the Saudi Arabian consulate. Khashoggi had been an author and previous editor in chief of the Al-Arab news center as well as editor for Al...

CA Common Rooms Undergo Renovation over the Summer

Eric Yoon ‘20

October 19, 2018

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     Concord Academy is known for its fine arts and beautiful campus in the middle of the historic town of Concord, Massachusetts. Many historic events such as the American revolution took place in the town of Concord and many...

Brett Kavanaugh

Marina He’ 20

October 19, 2018

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     The past few weeks have been high with political activity surrounding sexual assault accusations against Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Dr. Christine Blasey Ford was first to raise allegations against Ka...

What Mueller’s Investigation Really Means

Benjamin Simpson '21

December 12, 2017

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On October 30th, Special Counsel Robert Mueller released his first indictments, targeting Paul Manafort and his business partner, Rick Gates. Manafort, who was Donald Trump’s campaign manager until he resigned on August 19t...

The Waste Around the Holidays

Peter Connolly '19

December 12, 2017

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The United States government recently released the Climate Science Special Report that concludes with “high confidence” that human activity, like the burning of fossil fuels, is the main factor behind rising global temperatures. Ac...

Harvey Weinstein: Sexual Harassment and Assault in Hollywood

Stefano Amador ‘19

December 12, 2017

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In public, Harvey Weinstein was a golden mega producer who made huge cultural impacts with his movies such as Sex, Lies, and Videotape, Pulp Fiction and Good Will Hunting. He saw himself as a remarkable liberal and humanitarian who helped women...

The New iPhone X

Marina He '20

December 12, 2017

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The long-awaited iPhone X was released by Apple on November 3rd in celebration of its tenth anniversary. The iPhone X is drastically different from previous iPhones and is what Apple CEO, Tim Cook refers to as “our vision of t...