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  • Spotify removes ‘hate conduct’ policy after facing backlash

    Spotify removes ‘hate conduct’ policy after facing backlash

    Sarjani Shah, Staff Writer

    June 8, 2018

    However well-intentioned it may have been, Spotify's controversial policy to reduce "hate content and hateful conduct" on the streaming platform was short-lived. The company announced on May 24, 2018 that while its policy against hate content would remain in place, it will not "play judge and jury"...

    A CHANGE IN POLICY: After creating a policy that received backlash from the public, Spotify CEO Daniel Ek apologizes to the public on May 30, 2018. Spotify created a new policy that ensured the company would not promote hateful speech.

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  • ‘Detroit: Become Human’ offers a look into a future with androids

    ‘Detroit: Become Human’ offers a look into a future with androids

    Areeba Zafar, Staff Writer

    June 8, 2018

    "Detroit: Become Human,” released on May 25, 2018, is a new, futuristic adventure game set in 2038 where androids are a prominent part of everyday life. Androids are human-like robots that are devoid of emotion and must follow their programming. They take up jobs in the CIA, work for people as...

    STOPPING ROGUE ANDROIDS: Game character Daniel is one of the androids that goes rogue, threatening a hostage to get what he wants. The player can either try to calm him down or threaten him using police enforcement; this affects the outcome of Connor's chapter.

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  • STEM expo exhibits different fields of science

    STEM expo exhibits different fields of science

    Vishwa Bhatt, Staff Writer

    June 8, 2018

    The first annual STEM exposition took place at the high school in the Commons on Thursday, May 31 2018. Participants displayed their various projects during a fun, science-filled night. The event was made possible thanks to the work of Mr. Ryan Parker and Ms. Traci Rickert from the science department,...

    BUILDING UP BACTERIA: This is one example of the many projects that participants display at the STEM expo. This particular project was an experiment about the different levels of bacteria found throughout MTHS, completed by a group as an independent research project.

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  • ‘Deadpool 2’ has the comedy and heart superhero movies need

    ‘Deadpool 2’ has the comedy and heart superhero movies need

    Kevin Hoppe, Staff Writer

    June 8, 2018

    The release of “Deadpool 2” on May 10, 2018 did not disappoint, and was just as hilarious as its predecessor. It shattered expectations, breaking the opening-day record for an R-rated movie, and made $18 million in its first day. “Deadpool 2” follows the story of Wade Wilson (Ryan Reynolds),...

    EVEN DEADPOOL HAS FEELINGS: Ryan Reynolds attends a special screening of "Deadpool 2" in which he stars in as Deadpool at AMC Loews Lincoln Square in New York on May 14, 2018. In the film, the audience gets to see a much more emotional side to Deadpool, who is usually a comical character.

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  • Driverless cars could be a key to fixing climate change

    Driverless cars could be a key to fixing climate change

    Thiago Andrade, Staff Writer

    June 8, 2018

    Waymo, the company that grew from Google’s driverless car project, has announced its intent to buy 62,000 Chrysler Pacificas to add to its driverless fleet. The most important part of this deal, however, is where these cars will be used. Waymo says that it is going to add these cars to its fleet...

    ROBOTS ON THE ROAD: Waymo’s Chrysler Pacificas have already been deployed to early riders in the Phoenix, Arizona area. Waymo plans on expanding its business to many more cities in the U.S.

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MTHS Footlights Club rocks the stage with performance  of ‘Legally Blonde’

MTHS Footlights Club rocks the stage with performance of ‘Legally Blonde’

May 7, 2018

The Monroe Township High School Footlights Club gave an outstanding performance of the spring musical "Legally Blonde" from April 26 to April 29, 2018. "Legally Blonde" is a musical inspired by the...

Sing for a cause at FBLA’s karaoke night

Sing for a cause at FBLA’s karaoke night

April 30, 2018

The Future Business Leaders of America club will host “Karaoke for a Cause” on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 after school in the Commons. Everyone is welcome to attend this fun-filled night of singing. Karaoke...

MTHS competition cheer takes on Disney

MTHS competition cheer takes on Disney

April 5, 2018

Monroe Township High School competitive cheerleading team took first place at the Nationals competition on Saturday, March 24 and Sunday, March 25 2018 in Orlando, Florida at the ESPN Wide World of Sports...

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The month of Ramadan simply explained

The month of Ramadan simply explained

June 4, 2018

Ramadan is the holiest month in the Islamic religion in which Muslims refrain from eating and drinking from sunrise to sunset. It is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar...

The timeless works of Jane Austen

The timeless works of Jane Austen

May 24, 2018

While authors like Charles Dickens and Mark Twain are rightly famous, it is just as important to remember the contributions of classic female authors. Jane Austen serves as...

New Jersey is the place to be

New Jersey is the place to be

May 24, 2018

Although New Jersey is one of the smallest states in the US, it is home to many first-rate tourist attractions. From national parks to gorgeous beaches to the iconic Liberty...

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Summer reads for your vacation needs

June 7, 2018

Whether you are busy going to the beach or planning an exclusive getaway trip, there are an endless number of novels to help move along the hot summer months just around the...

5 ways to stay calm for finals

June 7, 2018

Now that June is finally here, students feel happy and eager to get out of school for summer break. Unfortunately, June also brings along final exams before reaching summer...

Top travel destinations around the world

June 7, 2018

The world is full of many exciting countries with fascinating activities and new experiences. Many countries from Europe to Australia are definitely worth traveling to with...

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