The Whittier Miscellany

Trump: Pompous Politician or Person of the People

Olivia O'Donnell, News Writer

April 13, 2016

The 2016 U.S. presidential election has been the cause of countless controversies in respect to the infamous businessman, politician, and TV personality, Donald Trump. Trump, notorious for his wild facial expressions and flagrant...

ISIS Recruits Children

Zach Horowitz, News Writer

April 13, 2016

Child recruits in ISIS are increasing by the thousands in ISIS-controlled areas, mainly in Syria. Although child recruitment in terrorist groups is not a new concept, the situation with ISIS is especially concerning. In the past, ...

Online Courses Globalize Today’s Education

Cecilia Ergueta, News Writer

April 13, 2016

What if in the next five minutes you could register for a college-level class taught by a professor from Harvard, free of charge? This seemingly impossible opportunity is now possible with a revolutionary educational experience ca...

The Domino Effect Via International Politics

Hareena Houston, News Writer

April 13, 2016

International Politics: do they affect America? When asked many students at WFS say they do, say that yes in fact they do, and many  are following the current debate of the UK leaving the EU. Izze Rios ‘18 says, “Internation...

Zika: The Next Ebola?

Zika: The Next Ebola?

April 13, 2016

Islamic Persecution in China

Zach Horowitz, News Writer

March 4, 2016

Islamic persecution in Xinjiang, China has deteriorated to a point at which Uighurs, a Turkic-speaking Muslim minority who consider China their homeland, endure discrimination on a daily basis. Mosques are being banned from b...

Fighting for Combat

Fighting for Combat

March 4, 2016

Rape Culture Is When…

Marley Morton, News Writer

March 4, 2016

Every two minutes, someone is sexually assaulted in the United States, and there are about 237,868 victims of sexual assault each year. What’s more, 97% of the assaulters will never spend a day in jail. The problem America is...

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