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Recap: 2022 State of the Union Address

Recap: 2022 State of the Union Address

Abhishek Narahari '24, Writer March 4, 2022

  On Tuesday, March 1, 2022, President Joe Biden gave his first State of Union Address amid a time of international crisis, given the Russian invasion of Ukraine, and domestic challenges, like...

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What is Inflation?

Abhishek Narahari '24, Writer February 2, 2022

Over the last year, inflation has soared worldwide as a result of the tumult created by the economic disruptions of the COVID-19 pandemic. In the United States, this has led to increased prices on items...

Biden Administration Faces a Range of Challenges

Biden Administration Faces a Range of Challenges

Abhishek Narahari '24, Writer January 20, 2022

One year into President Biden’s administration, he is at an inflection point. The President and the Democratic-controlled Congress have had undeniable success on issues like the COVID-19 vaccine rollout,...

Justice For George Floyd

Justice For George Floyd

Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin Found Guilty of Murder
Ankit Jaiswal '22, Sports Editor April 20, 2021

After a month-and-half long trial, a jury declared former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Michael Chauvin guilty of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter...

Europe Aims for Carbon Neutrality by 2050

Europe Aims for Carbon Neutrality by 2050

Here's how they plan to get there.
Quinn Ennis '22, News and Features Editor October 27, 2020

On 11th of December 2019, the European Commission (EC), the European Union’s executive arm, passed the European Green Deal, Europe’s plan for dealing with climate change while creating new jobs. EC...

Black Lives Matter Resources

October 7, 2020

All resources were found on the New Mexico United Professional Soccer team website. We are beyond appreciative of the work they put in to give New Mexicans a list of anti-racism educational resources,...

Disarray and Disappointment: The First Presidential Debate

Disarray and Disappointment: The First Presidential Debate

The first presidential debate is discouraging for anyone looking for a discussion of ideas and policies.
Uzair Hammad '24, News Editor and Web Editor September 30, 2020

The first presidential debate of the 2020 election took place on Tuesday at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. The moderator, Fox News host Chris Wallace, touched upon six major...

The Census, every 10 years, seeks to count every resident of the US.

Officials are Concerned that Native Americans will be Underrepresented in the 2020 Census

Thousands of dollars in funding and services are at stake.
Marwa Chohan '21, Co-Editor-In-Chief September 14, 2020

For decades, Native Americans have been severely underrepresented in the annual US Census. In 2010, official reports stated that Native people may have been undercounted by 4.9% although others believe...

Sexual Harassment at Albuquerque Academy: How Big is the Problem?

Sexual Harassment at Albuquerque Academy: How Big is the Problem?

Marwa Chohan '21, Co-Editor-In-Chief September 11, 2020

Editor's Note:  This article was set to be published on March 11th, the same day students were sent home to begin remote learning due to coronavirus. As such, it has never been published. We at The...

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On the Reservation: COVID-19 and Navajo Nation

Marwa Chohan '21, Co-Editor-In-Chief April 21, 2020

New Mexico, Arizona, and Utah are home to one of the largest Native American land reserves in the US. Spanning 17,544,500 acres and 27,413 square miles, the Navajo Nation houses 356,890 Navajo people....

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Academy Alumna Changes the World

An Interview with Elizabeth Kistin-Keller
Marwa Chohan '21, Co-Editor-In-Chief January 28, 2020

  In 2000, Elizabeth Keller Kistin-Keller graduated from Albuquerque Academy, returning five years later to give a graduation speech and telling the class of 2005 this: “While living in southern Mexico...

Turmoil Continues to Unfold in Kashmir

Turmoil Continues to Unfold in Kashmir

Uzair Hammad '24, News Editor and Web Editor November 23, 2019

Kashmir is a small region in Northern India which has been a source of tension and war between India and Pakistan since the partition of those nations in 1947. Today, two countries claim regions of Kashmir:...

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