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De'Ja Smith, Opinions Editor


SAD: The Fight Against Yourself

watercolor painting of a gray figure in fall

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD), also known as seasonal depression, is the constant internal battle within your mind, with yourself.

A step-by-step guide to voting for the first time

Oswego Village Hall door showing sign that reads "Early Voting begins here on Oct. 12-Oct. 29"

When it comes to voting in America, it is the constitutional right of citizens to do so. It ensures people’s voices are heard when it comes to deciding who will make impactful decisions about the future of their country. As of 2020, voting has become more essential than ever due to political disturbances amidst a global pandemic. However, when the opportunity to vote arises, many Gen Z’ers feel defeated due to the lack of information about voting and simply feel unprepared. Here are the four most important steps in voting for the first time.

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