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Take Me Out to the Ball… Wait He’s Making How Much?

Chuck Sipps, Arts and Life Editor

March 26, 2019

Philadelphia is my home town. It’s a place where pizza is cut in triangles, we call subs hoagies, and cheesesteaks are better than any hotdog or Italian beef. It’s also the place were Bryce Harper, a professional baseball player, is getting paid $330 million dollars over 13 years to hit a ball with a stick. That i...

A venti with a shot of racial discrimination

Amaris E. Rodriguez, Opinions Editor

April 24, 2018

Recently, the coffee mega-giant Starbucks has come under scrutiny over the viral incident that occurred at one of their Philadelphia locations. Earlier this month two black males were arrested after the manager called the police stating that they were refusing to leave the establishment. Welcome to racial discrimination in 2018. ...

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