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The Horizon Sun

Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun

Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun

The United States would do well to look at the facts and adopt a pragmatic policy on trade and foreign affairs.

Biden Isolates Europe and Asia, Ignores Reality

Carsten Oyer, Editor-in-Chief March 30, 2023

It may not seem like it, but the United States is stuck in a fatal spiral of its own creation. Groundhog’s Day may have come and gone, but President Biden never got the memo. Instead of reliving the...

Russian Olympic figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva delights the audience on the ice.

The Commonality of Eating Disorders in Figure Skating

Amanda Mourelo, Columnist March 30, 2023

Figure skating has been around since the early 1900s and involves skating on ice. There are many variations of the sport, including ice skating, ice dancing, pair skating, and synchronized skating. Figure...

Sports organizations continue to crack down on PEDs and APEDs.

Beyond Natural Talent

Melissa Sayadinejad, Columnist March 30, 2023

Performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) and appearance-enhancing drugs (APEDs) are substances that athletes use to improve their performance. These drugs include anabolic steroids, growth hormones, stimulants,...

Shou Zi Chew testifies before the House Committee of Energy and Commerce.

Shou Zi Chew Testifies Before Congress over TikTok, China Concerns

Jacob Snow, Columnist March 30, 2023

Shou Zi Chew’s statements regarding the safety and privacy of his company, TikTok, have increasingly raised alarm in Congress. While testifying before the House Committee of Energy and Commerce, Reuters...

Many Lebron James fans hope to see the basketball legend play alongside his son.

Father’s Footsteps

Maya Zappa, Columnist March 29, 2023

Bronny James is a well-known face on both social media and the basketball court. He is mostly known for being LeBron James’s son. Bronny has had outstanding skill from a young age, which brought him...

Scream 6 just doesnt make sense.

“Scream 6” Was Horrifyingly Unnecessary

Theo McShane, Editor of Features and Extras March 28, 2023

“Scream” is an ongoing thriller franchise, which started when the first movie was released in late 1996. The franchise revolves around an antagonist called “Ghostface,” who wears a mask and a cloak...

Nikki Haleys presidential campaign remains a question of compromises.

Nikki Haley Is Running for President, but Does She Have a Chance?

Canon Grant, Columnist March 24, 2023

With the 2024 presidential election inching closer, the race for the White House is heating up. ABC News reports thus far that six people have announced a presidential bid, including five Republicans and...

The entrance to Arizonas own Phoenix Zoo.

The Phoenix Zoo: A Good Destination?

Roya Ghahreman, Columnist March 24, 2023

The Phoenix Zoo is located in Phoenix, Arizona, and has been open to the public since Nov. 12, 1962. It has changed a lot since then, from opening up new and larger enclosures for animals such as orangutans...

After three train derailments, America is looking for answers.

Norfolk Southern Goes Off the Rails After a Third Train Derailment

Canon Grant, Columnist March 10, 2023

On Feb. 3, 2023, a train carrying dangerous chemicals derailed near East Palestine, Ohio. The New York Times reports the train cars were carrying vinyl chloride, a flammable and toxic polymer used in chemicals...

Bluey is one of many shows that has been popularized by a wave of teen mental health struggles.

The Catharsis of Childhood Wonder

Claire Satiroff, Columnist March 10, 2023

Television shows such as “Hilda,” “Bluey,” “Adventure Time,” “Gravity Falls,” and the “Amazing World of Gumball” have all become increasingly popular with teenagers. Though watching...

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