• Gemini Makes History: Op-Ed

    Gemini Makes History: Op-Ed

    Aisha Bhoori, Editor-in-Chief

    April 21, 2014

    Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel coined the concept of the dialectic--the belief that each generation, each hegemony, is characterized by a prevalent thesis--ideology--that is countered by an antithesis--opposing ideology. Conflict between the thesis and antithesis creates a synthesis, a new thesis, and... READ MORE »»

    The Hegelian dialectic typifies the cyclical course of history.

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  • A 180-Degree Turn on Denim

    A 180-Degree Turn on Denim

    Jenna Rappel , Staff Writer

    April 21, 2014

    Statistics tell us that 1 in 5 women will be sexually assaulted at some point in their lives. In Italy of 1992, an eighteen-year-old student got into the car for her very first driving lesson. The instructor, a married forty-five-year-old man pulled over on a vacant road and forcefully took her out... READ MORE »»

    South students galvanized a 180-degree turn on denim by fostering awareness for victims of sexual abuse.

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  • Measuring Minutes with Meter Sticks

    Measuring Minutes with Meter Sticks

    Cailin Bini , Staff Writer

    April 21, 2014

    The use of standardized tests in American schools to assess the academic achievements of students and effectiveness of teachers has skyrocketed in the past decade. After the “No Child Left Behind Act” was passed in 2002 to further encourage and promote the use of standardized tests, annual state... READ MORE »»

    Standardized testing is an inefficient means of assessing both teacher and student proficiency.

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  • A Failing System

    A Failing System

    John Lane, Staff Writer

    April 21, 2014

    Democrat or Republican, left wing or right, there is no argument that the economic system we are currently using is failing. As the wealthiest continue to see their income increase, the working class has earned nothing more than a stagnant income for the last twenty years. In this system there will be... READ MORE »»

    Capitalism is beginning to look like a failing system.

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  • The Evolving F-Word: Feminism

    The Evolving F-Word: Feminism

    Aisha Bhoori, Editor-in-Chief

    April 19, 2014

    “Cotton Mather called them ‘the hidden ones.’ They never preached or sat in a deacon’s bench. Nor did they vote or attend Harvard. Neither, because they were virtuous women, did they question God or the magistrates…Hoping for an eternal crown, they never asked to be remembered on Earth.... READ MORE »»

    Feminism has evolved throughout history.

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A 180-Degree Turn on Denim

A 180-Degree Turn on Denim

Jenna Rappel , Staff Writer

Statistics tell us that 1 in 5 women will be sexually assaulted at some point in their lives. In Italy of 1992, an eighteen-year-old student got into the car for her very...  Read More »

April 21, 2014 • 0 comments

Under the leadership of their tireless advisor
Ms. Nina D'Urso and President Aisha Bhoori, South's Amnesty
International Chapter prepares to galvanize civic awareness through
music during Rockin' for the Philippines: A Middletown High School
Benefit Concert.

Galvanizing Change through Rockin’ for the Philippines

February 23, 2014

Third from left, freshman Jacob Adelhoch earns prestigious title of  NJ State History Bee Champion

Keep Calm and Buzz On

February 2, 2014

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Christie’s Scandalous Situation

January 28, 2014

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Gemini Makes History: Op-Ed

Gemini Makes History: Op-Ed

Aisha Bhoori, Editor-in-Chief

Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel coined the concept of the dialectic--the belief that each generation, each hegemony, is characterized by a prevalent thesis--ideology--that is...  Read More »

April 21, 2014 • 0 comments

Standardized testing is an inefficient means of assessing both teacher and student proficiency.

Measuring Minutes with Meter Sticks

April 21, 2014

'R' rated movies seem to be losing profit.

‘R’ Rated Movies Losing Profit?

April 21, 2014

Capitalism is beginning to look like a failing system.

A Failing System

April 21, 2014

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Saint Patrick’s Day Recipes

Amanda Giannattasio, Staff Writer

Saint Patrick's day is a perfect day to try out new foods and go crazy with the green! Whether you're throwing a party or going out to eat you better keep your...  Read More »

March 5, 2014 • 0 comments

Political building in Germany

Patriotism Everywhere?

February 19, 2014

comedy-mask

Now That’s Funny! …Wait, is it?

February 11, 2014

Sophomore Christine Ma stuns the crowd with her agile dancing

South’s Performers Rock The Live Show

February 4, 2014

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Divergent: A Review

Divergent: A Review

Amanda Giannattasio, Staff Writer

The film Divergent (based on the novel by Veronica Roth) is an exhilarating action-adventure movie that takes place in a world where people are divided into 5 factions based...  Read More »

April 21, 2014 • 0 comments

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