The Horizon Sun

News & Campus Life for the Students of Horizon Honors

News & Campus Life for the Students of Horizon Honors

The Horizon Sun

News & Campus Life for the Students of Horizon Honors

The Horizon Sun

Sappho proves to be an enduring figure in the lesbian movement.

Sappho’s Legacy

Sierra Perlmutter, Columnist February 3, 2023

For decades, Sappho has been regarded as a key figure in queer history. Words like “sapphic” and “lesbian” are directly derived from her name and home island of Lesbos, Greece, respectively. Her...

Its important to separate the good and bad in media representation.

Media Representation: Harmful vs. Helpful

Sripriya Srinivas, Columnist December 15, 2022

In 2022, it is much easier to find media such as T.V. shows, movies, and books that include valuable representation for disadvantaged communities. However, there is still a long way to go. Media representation...

The Respect for Marriage Act is an important protection for all kinds of marriages.

Understanding the Respect for Marriage Act

Sripriya Srinivas, Columnist December 13, 2022

The Respect for Marriage Act (RMA) was introduced to the House of Representatives on July 17, 2022. It passed in the Senate on Nov. 29, 2022 with a 61-36 vote. Congress states that it has not become a...

Keith Harings artwork intends to deliver a powerful message in beauty.

Keith Haring: A Legacy Remembered

Roya Ghahreman, Columnist December 9, 2022

According to the Keith Haring Foundation , Keith Haring was born May 4, 1958, in Reading, Pennsylvania to parents Joanne and Allen Haring, along with his three siblings. It was reported by his family that...

Female sports players continue to demand equal pay.

Equal Play, Equal Pay

Maya Zappa, Columnist October 27, 2022

Female athletes have always faced discrimination, and they aren’t getting paid a high enough salary for what they do on the field and or court. Women have a huge cut in their salary compared to male...

Parallels in Heartstopper

Parallels in “Heartstopper”

Matlyn McShane, Columnist May 27, 2022

Heartstopper does a great job representing sexuality and teen problems.

Representation Featured in “Heartstopper”

Matlyn McShane, Columnist May 19, 2022

Alice Oseman is a British author of many young adult novels, including “Heartstopper.” “Heartstopper” started out as a graphic novel on Tumblr, and over the course of a few years, became a world-wide...

Just because Hanukkah takes place around the same time as Christmas doesnt make them the same.

The Jewish Point of View of Christmas

Nadav Golden, Columnist December 1, 2021

Although most people in the U.S. love and enjoy it, there are people that don't realize there are a large number of people who don't celebrate Christmas at all. As a Jewish person, I look at the Christmas...

Unified Sports promotes diversity in sports.

The Importance of Unified Sports

Rafael Cruz, Columnist November 14, 2021

Unified Sports connects individuals that are around the same age, with and without disabilities, to play on the same team. Unified Sports is most recognized by “The Special Olympics,” an organization...

Your personality and your favorite color may be correlated.

What Your Favorite Color Says About You

Zane Khogyani, Columnist May 28, 2021

Our world is diverse with color, being able to see around ten million different colors. From book covers to buildings, color is everywhere. Little do we realize how much of an impact color actually has...

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