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Your Shavuot Questions Answered

Your Shavuot Questions Answered

Kyla S., Culture Editor

May 3, 2017


Filed under Shul & State

The Jewish Holiday of Shavuot is coming up, which for most of us here at TVT means NO SCHOOL! However, the holiday is more than no school and ice cream.   What is Shavuot? Shavuot commemorates the giving of the Torah, all the laws and mitzvot given at Mount Sinai. Originally it was the f...

That Airline Did What?

That Airline Did What?

Hope H, TVT Trends Editor

May 3, 2017


Filed under Current Events, Shul & State

Have you been looking at the news lately? You probably noticed some of the articles are about the problems that flights and airlines have had. One incident was on Delta Air Lines, pilot strikes a passenger in the jetway for one of the airline’s flights. (https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/fli...

Israeli Independence Day

Israeli Independence Day

Tali R, Sports Editor

May 1, 2017


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This year, the holiday of Yom Ha'atzmaut, celebrates Israel's 69th anniversary of establishment. “Israel’s Independence Day is celebrated on the fifth day of the month of Iyar, which is the Hebrew date of the formal establishment of the State of Israel, when members of the “provisional government...

North Korea and The US

North Korea and The US

Gaby T

May 1, 2017


Filed under Current Events, Shul & State

North Korea staged the largest military drill in the countries history on March 17th and throughout April till now. Pyongyang staged the display of immense caliber guns used in land warfare as a reminder that Seoul and the US military base in South Korea is vulnerable and within reach. The US staged...

Fake News📰 and Where to Find It (Satire)

Fake News📰 and Where to Find It (Satire)

Gaby T

March 7, 2017


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During countless press conferences our President Trump repeatedly accused mainstream journalists of dishonesty and bias. Recent stories on campaign communications with Russia, he said, were “fake news” and “fabricated.” “The press has become so dishonest that if we don’t talk about it, we are...

Trump’s👱🏼 Party🎉🎈 Weekend (Satire)

Trump’s👱🏼 Party🎉🎈 Weekend (Satire)

Gaby T

March 3, 2017


Filed under Current Events, Shul & State

On this presidents weekend President Trump and his cabinet sat down to watch School House Rock, and they watched How a Bill Becomes a Law. From in the white house there was insight that showed Trump was bigly shocked by the information in the video and Stephen Bannon took notes on checks and balances. F...

Climate Change: A Global Issue

Climate Change: A Global Issue

Gaby T

February 14, 2017


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Climate change is an issue that is affecting the world we live in, though the cause is of it is still unknown. Some people believe that the cause goes back to the Industrial Revolution and the pronounced increase of CO2 in the atmosphere from industry. Since the late 1900s, the cause of many people’s wo...

Why I’m Not A Feminist

Why I’m Not A Feminist

Ava Ganz

February 14, 2017


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  The following article was contributed by guest writer Ava Ganz: I am not a feminist because I believe in equality. Feminism and equality are no longer the same thing. The dictionary definition of feminism is the advocacy of women’s rights and equality to men. Feminism is no longer comp...

Protesting the Pipeline

Protesting the Pipeline

Kyla S., Culture Editor

February 6, 2017


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Shortly after his inauguration, President Donald Trump signed an executive order allowing the continuation of the building of the Dakota access pipeline in North Dakota. The pipeline has the ability to threaten the water and land of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. Recently, many were outraged at this act,...

Experiencing the Donald Trump Inauguration

Experiencing the Donald Trump Inauguration

Hope H, TVT Trends Editor

January 31, 2017


Filed under Middle School, Shul & State

Think about seeing history in the making, seeing a president at the inauguration. Well, I was able to do that. The inauguration of the President of the United States is a ceremony to mark the commencement of a new four-year term of the President of the United States. An inauguration ceremony takes pla...

Wikileaks Contributor Chelsea Manning Pardoned

Wikileaks Contributor Chelsea Manning Pardoned

Tyler S

January 25, 2017


Filed under Current Events, Shul & State

In April 2010, Chelsea Manning was arrested under violation of the Espionage Act. Chelsea, formerly known as Bradley, was born December 17th, 1987. Chelsea was originally in the United States Military, and in 2009 she was assigned to an army unit in Iraq as an intelligence analyst. Chelsea was able to ob...

Resolution 2334: And What Will Happen To Israel

Resolution 2334: And What Will Happen To Israel

Kyla S., Culture Editor

January 23, 2017


Filed under Shul & State

On December 23, 2016, the UN Security Council voted 14-0 on Resolution 2334. This resolution doesn’t allow any settling or construction in East Jerusalem, West Bank, Gaza Strip, and other land that was captured in the 1967 Middle East (Six Day War). Instead, this land would become Palestinian territ...

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