Category: Opinion

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...

Does Reverse Racism Exist?

What is racism? Many consider it as prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism directed against someone of a different race based on the belief that one’s own race is superior, and...

NFL Draft Preview

NFL Draft Preview

The NFL draft is a life changing moment for many college football players, taking their talents from the NCAA to the NFL. The 2018 NFL draft is one of...

Stuck in Salem: Spring Break Edition

Stuck in Salem: Spring Break Edition

Staying here in Salem for Spring Break? The Clypian has compiled a list of interesting things to do here instead of traveling other places. It can be surprising how...