The Lions' Pride

And the Winner is…

And the Winner is…

Kyla S., Culture Editor

November 22, 2016


Filed under Shul & State

The Election that took place on November 8, 2016 was 18+ months in the making. Some outcomes of the election were wins for America, and others were debatable, but in the end I think that it’s safe to say that  America was greatly surprised by the results of the election.  The two major party candidates were business...

Hamilton:Warrior.Scholar.Hero.Rapper?

Hamilton:Warrior.Scholar.Hero.Rapper?

Daniel B., Middle School Co-editor

November 13, 2016


Filed under Entertainment & Technology

"Hamilton", a broadway musical, is making its way to becoming a world known musical.  With its clever wording in its songs, it depicts the story of a founding father’s life and how he helped in the revolution. Originally a parody for a biography on Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow, Lin-Manuel Miranda...

America And The Syrian Refugee Crisis

America And The Syrian Refugee Crisis

Emily Rosen, Editor In Chief

January 11, 2016


Filed under Shul & State

   The Syrian refugee crisis is a humanitarian disaster.         Approximately four million Syrians are registered with the United Nations High Commission of Refugees and there are an estimated 7.6 million displaced peoples. The number of refugees has grown exponentially since 20...

Make America Great Again!

Make America Great Again!

Jacob K., Guest Writer

September 23, 2015


Filed under Shul & State

This article was added to The Lions' Pride on October 19. Some statistics and poll numbers may be out of date. If you’ve been paying attention to national politics at any point over the last three months, you are probably aware of two facts: one, that Donald Trump, real estate magnate/reality tv st...

American Sniper – A Movie of Our Nation

American Sniper – A Movie of Our Nation

Yadin B., Entertainment Co-Editor

February 3, 2015


Filed under Entertainment & Technology

*This post contains spoilers. As the late Harry S. Truman said, "America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand." The recent box office hit, American Sniper, directed by the well-known Clint Eastwood, touched the lives...

Another Response to the State of the Union

Adam Jacobs

February 3, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Ah, Washington. It’s good to see you all in the same room together again for the 2015 State of the Union. After all, this only happens once a year, so we may as well enjoy it. This year’s State of the Union address was delivered by President Obama on January 21st. The speech began at around 8:00pm...

What Finland Can Teach America About Education

What Finland Can Teach America About Education

Ronnie Hecht, Editor-in-Chief

December 3, 2013


Filed under Shul & State

 American education reformers have been working for years to improve the school systems in the country. Many TVT students in fact choose to attend private school for its superior education in contrast to the competitive nature of public schools such as University High School. America should pride it...

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