Category: Opinion

Should Measure 105 be Passed?

Oregon became a sanctuary state in 1987. This law protects Oregon immigrants by preventing state police from stopping, detaining, or interrogating someone based on a suspicion that they are...

Enlightened Theatrics’ Delightfully Creepy Sweeney Todd

By Jack Loney When Vincenzo Meduri, artistic director of Enlightened Theatrics, began to construct his vision for a production of Sweeney Todd, he decided that “something that was really...

Overcrowding in Schools

An increasing trend in schools across America are overcrowded classrooms and schools. Schools are defined as overcrowded when they are operating with an enrollment rate that is above capacity....

Affordable Ideas for Summer

The Salem Kroc Center The Salem Kroc Center is a community center that has many different features like swimming pools, a climbing wall, fitness equipment, a game room, and...

Why Tom Holland is The Best Spider-man

Tobey Maguire was the first spiderman to appear in a live action movie. His portrayal of spiderman was not necessarily bad, but rather the lack of an established reference...

The Importance of Voting

Arguably, the most important voting demographic is that of young people in their late teens and early twenties. Unfortunately, this demographic is also the least likely to vote, even...

Dress Code

Dress code has been reinforced in South Salem more and more with every passing day. Recently however, more and more of those rules are being ignored and pushed aside...