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Jaimie, I agree with you that there is more to having a job as a teen than making money, for it is important to learn and have an early exposure to responsibilities and what the real world is like. Here is an article about your point that I think you...

Erica, This is a truly fascinating post, and I have never really thought about how much of an impact geography has on one's personality. I agree that it is important to continue to study the effects it has on people, for if we can understand it more then we...

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Reinventing Education View Comment
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  • February 23, 2018

PJ, I completely agree that the U.S. education system is weak and is in a desperate need to be reformed. It is frustrating because so many other countries have figured it out, and the U.S. just appears to be stubborn about changing it. Here is an article that I think...

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Zoos aren’t cool (pt 2) View Comment
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  • February 23, 2018

Carter, You presented some very interesting points, and I agree with you that it is difficult to go back to before zoos due to our destruction of the environment including animal habitats. But I also agree that there should be a better solution than zoos. Here is an article...

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What is ADHD? View Comment
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  • February 23, 2018

Zoe, I found your post to be so intriguing, and I love all the research and statistics you included in it. I think it is fascinating to learn about the brain and how chemical imbalances can strongly affect one's personality, emotions, or mood. I also think its interesting that it...

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Small Screens are Destroying Us View Comment
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  • February 16, 2018

Jessyca, I strongly agree with your point in this post. I am currently researching the positive and negative effects of social media on the brain. I also agree with you that we are at a point in society where it would be virtually impossible to completely dispose of phones...

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Fear and The Media View Comment
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  • February 16, 2018

Catherine, your post was fascinating and I loved all the examples you included. I certainly agree with you that what people see in the media greatly affects their views of the world around them. And I also agree that for the majority of the time, those views are stemmed...

Lauren, this post is very interesting, and I think you did a great job at researching the topic. I completely agree that ant-depressant's can be harmful and it is important to explore other options before instantly going on pills. I think pills should be more of a last resort...

Brooklyn I found your post to be very compelling and I agree with the issue at hand. I attend a Catholic, private school as well and I have personally experienced this issue from the school's administration. Here is another article about school dress codes body-shaming girls that I think...

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Technology: Who’s to Blame? View Comment
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  • February 2, 2018

Noah, This is an amazing post and I think this issue is incredibly important in our society today. I completely agree with you that we are the reason technology has progressed so far, and it is on us to figure out how to control the addiction to it. I actually...

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What Can You Be? View Comment
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  • February 2, 2018

Kyle, This was a very interesting post and I can tell you did a lot of research about your idea. I think this is also a very inspirational post, and I completely agree that it is possible to do anything and be anything as long as one is willing to...

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College Woes View Comment
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  • January 22, 2018

Logan, this was a really good post and I'm impressed with how many statistics you included in order to prove your argument. I agree with your stance and I think you provided a very strong point.

I think this is a very well-written and important article. I think you presented a lot of good points, and this article will be very helpful to people.

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What Does It Mean To Be American? View Comment
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  • December 11, 2017

Kenny, I really enjoyed reading this post. I love that your definition for being American is to be free and to be able to express your ideas and thoughts without restraint. I completely agree with this definition, and I also agree that that doesn't mean there still aren't many issues...

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Drugs in Dystopian Literature. View Comment
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  • December 11, 2017

Missy, This is an incredible post! I can tell you put a lot of thought and research into writing this post. I really like how you referred to other texts for other examples and proof. I found an article that asks whether or not drug abuse is increasing or...

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Goldfish are more than just a prize View Comment
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  • November 13, 2017

McKenna, I found your article to be a very unique topic and the point of view you presented was fascinating. I have to admit I have never really thought about this issues for our wildlife. You portrayed the issue perfectly by connecting it to the reader and by providing reliable...

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Morals View Comment
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  • November 13, 2017

Cicely, I found your article to be very intriguing. It was very interesting how you used The Golden Rule as an example of how we as individuals view morality and our own morals. I really liked the connection you made between morals and ethics too. Here is an article that...

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How the Brain Craves Sadness View Comment
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  • October 19, 2017

This was one of the most interesting posts I've ever read on youth voices. I think you came up with a very important and interesting questions, and you put in a lot of research to it. I found it very informational and I enjoyed reading it because it is...

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Shania Brown: Supreme Shadow Box! View Comment
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  • October 19, 2017

Hi Shania, I think your Shadow Box is so beautiful and I love the symbolism behind everything you chose. I think it was very clever to use beads, origami, popsicle sticks and pipe cleaners to represent aspects of you and your life. This was a beautiful post and I'm...

I am so impressed and interested in your article. You provided multiple sources with very interesting information and statistics about incarceration rates. There certainly is a racial bias prevalent in this issue, and that makes it an even bigger issue. Here is a link to statistics relating to your...

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American Dreamers View Comment
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  • October 4, 2017

I completely agree that the American dream is full of opportunities, however one still must work hard to get them. America is not just a place where everything is handed to you. It can take dedication and hours of work just to get to where you want to be....

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Dangers of the online world View Comment
  • @befstratis
  • October 2, 2017

Matthew, Internet safety is a serious issue and I think it is great that you are addressing it. You brought up a lot of great points in your post. Here is an article that I think will help you with your research in your topic https://www.brookings.edu/research/youth-internet-safety-risks-responses-and-research-recommendations/ Good luck!

Jorge, I think your topic is really important and it's awesome that you're researching this. Here is a link to an article that I think has lots of information about the topic and can help you with your research. Good luck!

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Adore View Comment
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  • September 24, 2017

This is an incredible and beautiful post. I completely agree with what you said about adoration being different type of love. And I agree that it is the post pure kind. I absolute loved how you said adoration is not a physical kind of love, that is what makes...

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Devoid of Anxiety View Comment
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  • September 22, 2017

This is an amazing post, and I think it is a really important message. You perfectly portrayed how restraining the illness is. I agree with Isa that this is a very inspiring post, and I think it will inspire others. https://adaa.org/tips-manage-anxiety-and-stress here is an article that I think applies...

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