The Rubicon

Trump’s response worsened the COVID-19 outbreak

Trump tweeted,
April 22, 2020
The administration has been working against the virus, but Trump’s actions have cost U.S. lives.

[THE 5] Travel ban expansion, Coronavirus fueled racism, Kobe Bryant’s death and more

[THE 5]  Travel ban expansion, Coronavirus fueled racism, Kobe Bryant's death and more
February 3, 2020
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[THE 5] Discrimination lawsuit, Coronavirus, Rohingya genocide and more

[THE 5] Discrimination lawsuit, Coronavirus, Rohingya genocide and more
January 28, 2020
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[THE 5] Armed robbery, Russian resignations, Hurricane Maria, impeachment proceedings, Trump lawsuit

[THE 5] Armed robbery, Russian resignations, Hurricane Maria, impeachment proceedings, Trump lawsuit
January 20, 2020
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Domestic “gag rule” threatens our social safety net

Domestic “gag rule” threatens our social safety net
The Title X "gag rule" is a violation of medical ethics and patients’ rights, but the damage has yet to be fully understood.
November 14, 2019
The Title X "gag rule" is a violation of medical ethics and patients’ rights, but the damage has yet to be fully understood.

Three years later, Trump changed SPA

A poll conducted by the Rubicon recorded 76.3% of SPA students identifying as Democrat, 81.4% disapproving of Trump, and 69.5% believing Trump should be impeached. The poll had 59 respondents, of which 14 were ninth graders, 17 were sophomores, 19 were juniors and nine were seniors. 33 respondents identified as female, 23 as male and 3 as non-cisgender.
November 11, 2019
On the third anniversary of Trump's election, opinions are divided on whether he has changed SPA.

Trump impeachment supported on “reasonable grounds”

Trump speaks at the Target Center on a trip to Minnesota.
October 21, 2019
As the impeachment investigation unfolds in daily updates, students weigh in on the allegations and what should happen next.

[THE 5] Police mystery and brutality, immigrant insurance, Iraq, Haiti, and North Korea

[THE 5] Police mystery and brutality, immigrant insurance, Iraq, Haiti, and North Korea
October 6, 2019
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