The Cardinal Times

Review: A new star is born: Lady Gaga’s acting career

Anna Loy

November 30, 2018

Bradley Cooper’s newest project, “A Star is Born” is a beautiful yet tragic story that explores the price of celebrity and the toll it takes on your mental health. The story follows the relationship between Jackson Maine, a washed...

Review: Billie Eilish- no copycat

Hannah Mangold

November 30, 2018

Lilac-haired, 16-year-old Billie Eilish is Webster’s definition of a paradox. While her angelic voice serenades her heartfelt ballads, the allusion to violence throughout her baleful productions suggests that hell takes form i...

Review: The Frights are becoming normal

Mak Johnson

November 30, 2018

The Frights, an American band formed in 2012, has just released their new album “Hypochondriac” on Aug. 24th, 2018. The band has three members: Mikey Carnevale (vocals/guitar), Richard Dotson (bass), and Marc Finn (drums)....

Let Deaf children’s families make choices about education

Evan Reynolds

June 12, 2018

For literally hundreds of years, there’s been a fundamental debate at the roots of Deaf education. Should Deaf children learn “oralism,” attempting to communicate and integrate as best they can with the hearing world by l...

Trump should fund Planned Parenthood

Archie Barnes

June 1, 2018

In a 1999 NBC interview Donald Trump explained how “very pro-choice” he was. As president he’s joining anti-abortion protests, supporting the marchers by telling them that “he’s with them all the way” and showing hi...

Don’t buy fast fashion

Ama Allen

June 1, 2018

My typical shopping day is a trip to the thrift store (Goodwill Outlet, Salvation Army), a stop at local vintage stores, or buying and selling on websites such as Depop and Mercari. While these alternatives may seem bizarre, ...

Iranian women also need #MeToo

Angela Mashroutechi

June 1, 2018

A big topic the media is covering is sexual harassment and the latest news about the #TimesUp and #MeToo movements. Sexual harassment isn’t just happening in the United States, it is  also happening in other countries, like Iran. ...

Push students to be passionate about their work

Mei Xu

June 1, 2018

In recent years, there has been a steep decline in the quality of the American education system, ranking 38th in math and 24th in science out of 71 on the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) in 2017. America is the ...

Seniors shift on politics

Armand Yazdani

May 30, 2018

Political reversals are human nature. People join political parties one year and decide their values are unaligned a decade later. Others experience events which wholly alter their mindsets. Some politicians historically reversed their...

Amazon is good for consumers

Ainsley Vondeling

May 29, 2018

The retail market is bringing in over $3.6 trillion worldwide, consumers are becoming more willing to spend their money and in turn becoming more demanding than ever. With e-commerce growing so rapidly one major question is: ...

Adults are more addicted to technology than teens

Mathile Scheffler

May 29, 2018

The stereotypical teenager has their nose in their phone constantly, but what about adults? Do they really spend any less time using their electronics than their children do? In reality, they don’t. In fact, according to a Nielsen Report...