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New Year’s Resolutions: How to Set Effective Goals

New Year’s Resolutions: How to Set Effective Goals

N.K. Chand, Journalist

February 7, 2020

It’s been 38 days since the start of 2020. Did you make a New Year’s resolution? Have you kept it up? If you are like the other 80% of Americans, it’s likely that your answer to that is no, as only 8% of New Year’s Resolutions are followed through past January 17th. But that’s okay, settin...

Opinion: Is Donald Trump’s Impeachment Seen Abroad Great News?

Opinion: Is Donald Trump’s Impeachment Seen Abroad Great News?

Tabatha Menten, Journalist

January 15, 2020

A quick summary If you don’t remember why Donald Trump has been impeached, here’s an easy summary! Two months ago, Donald Trump has been accused of digging up damaging information on one of his Democrat challenger and his son, thanks to the President of Ukraine. He had also withholds $400m of militar...

OP-ED: Australian Wildfires: Who’s Helping and What You Can Do To Support

OP-ED: Australian Wildfires: Who’s Helping and What You Can Do To Support

Ariana Noble, Editor

January 15, 2020

A nationwide fire that has killed 24 people and burned down 2,000 homes is nowhere near the end. The air in Australia is almost unseeable with orange skies, not from the sunset. As fires are normal in Australia due to their warm and dry climate, this fire season is hitting harder than the rest. With cont...

Freedom Of Speech Leads to Career Ending Outcome: Colin Kaepernick’s Protest

Freedom Of Speech Leads to Career Ending Outcome: Colin Kaepernick’s Protest

Ariana Noble, Editor

December 4, 2019

What is freedom of speech when we are oppressed by society? Ask Colin Kaepernick, he’d know. As a form of protest, Kaepernick kneeled during the national anthem before their game against the Green Bay Packers in 2016. After this, Bay Area’s 49ers owners made an executive decision to release him. 3 year...

Frank Ocean’s New Singles Might Mean a New Album?

Frank Ocean’s New Singles Might Mean a New Album?

Anjanai Vallez, Editor

December 4, 2019

Despite Frank Ocean’s limited interviews, never touring and little social media activity he has yet to escape the limelight since the release of his debut album, "Channel Orange". Since 2012, Ocean has become one of the most influential artists of our generation by creating a relatable mix of R&B,...

Op/Ed: Disneyland Or California Adventure During Fall Break?

Op/Ed: Disneyland Or California Adventure During Fall Break?

Tabatha Menten, Journalist

October 14, 2019

Disneyland and California Adventure, not the same? Before giving you the advantages and disadvantages of both parks, we have to know why they are different.  First, the size. Disneyland is 13 Acres bigger than California Adventure. Second, the attendance: 18 million visitors for Disneyland and only 9 million for California Adventure. Third, the themes. Disne...

OP/ED: Our World is Burning But The Fire is Not New

OP/ED: Our World is Burning But The Fire is Not New

Tabatha Menten, Journalist

September 6, 2019

Awakening In Europe, our eyes have been opened to global warming thanks to one girl: Greta Thunberg. In 2008, this fifteen year girl, from Sweden, decided to take time off from school to protest in front of the Swedish parliament. Her request was simple: Reduce carbon production. By staying three...

OP/ED: Why Can’t You Take a Breather?

OP/ED: Why Can’t You Take a Breather?

A.K Chan, Journalist

August 29, 2019

    Breath in. Now breathe out.   In this modern age, whimsical belief without logical reason is seen as absolutely ridiculous due to the stigma of religion in the Bay Area. Even an atheist-dominated environment like California has been secretly ridden with religious creations...

Two Schools Separated by 4507 Miles And an Ocean

Two Schools Separated by 4507 Miles And an Ocean

Tabatha Menten, journalist

August 23, 2019

My name is Tabatha Menten. I’m seventeen years old. I’m an exchange student from Belgium. This is my home, but I hope to make this unknown country more familiar by comparing it to something you know -- Lincoln. Today’s subject is the difference between my school in Belgium and Lincoln here in San ...

Op/Ed: Thank You Lincoln High School

Op/Ed: Thank You Lincoln High School

Jennifer Schwarz, Journalist

November 2, 2018

Hey, I am Jenny, a Sophomore at Lincoln High School and an exchange student from Germany. If you are interested in more stories about a German exchange student in the United States, you should definitely check out my comparison of the different schools and my story about the first Football Game I ...

OP/ED: The Death Penalty Goes Against Human Rights!

OP/ED: The Death Penalty Goes Against Human Rights!

Jennifer Schwarz, Journalist

October 17, 2018

In 2014, Washington State already froze the death penalty under a moratorium by the Governor Jay Inslee. He complained about the high costs, but also the randomness and the missing evidence it was carried out with. He wanted to set a statement with the moratorium in the whole debate about death pena...

OPINION: First Football Game Ever!

OPINION: First Football Game Ever!

Jennifer Schwarz, Journalist

September 12, 2018

Hi, I am Jenny. If you do not remember me, I am a German exchange student, and also part of Lincoln Lion Tales, which I am really proud of. At the end of August Lincoln Lion Tales published my comparison of school in Germany and America, so you should definitely check that out, if you didn’t do so. But however, last weekend I went ...

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