Infamous Immigration Ban: The Friends School Perspective

David Gantt, Opinion Editor

April 21, 2017

Filed under News and Features, Opinion

Since his inauguration on January 20th, Donald Trump’s biggest initiative has been on immigration. His proposed ban, which has since been halted by US District Judge James Robart, sought to impede immigration from Iraq, Iran, Sy...

How Health Care Affects Marylanders

Jane Sartwell, Fmr. Art Director, Editor-in-Chief

April 18, 2017

Filed under News and Features

Quaker Quill: The State of Health Care in Maryland What will American health care look like four years from now? On the campaign trail Donald Trump made several promises regarding health insurance in our country. At a debate ...

Fracking in Maryland

Max Rollfinke, Editor-in-Chief

April 18, 2017

Filed under News and Features

Fracking in Maryland   The nationwide debate about hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is now coming to the forefront in Maryland.  Fracking is a process for extracting natural gas that involves drilling into Marce...

End of Obamacare?

Adam Perry, Writer

February 27, 2017

Filed under News and Features

As Trump begins to settle in his role as the 45th President of the United States, he has promptly delved into addressing the issues that he campaigned for during the election, including the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA...

The Rise of Fake News

Max Rollfinke, Editor-in-Chief

February 19, 2017

Filed under News and Features

As the journalism world shifts from print to online, the reliability of information has decreased, especially with the new phenomenon of “fake news.”  This past year, numerous sources reported that Ted Cruz’s father helped...

The Alleged Decline of Boko Haram

Atlas Pyke, News and Features Editor

February 19, 2017

Filed under News and Features

Called the world’s deadliest terrorist group, Boko Haram has reportedly been on the decline for several months now. Recently, Johns Hopkins University has stated that Boko Haram had killed 244 people in the second quarter of...

Friends Witness the Inauguration of Donald Trump

Chip Barrett and Atlas Pyke, Writer and News and Feautures Editor

February 19, 2017

Filed under News and Features

January 20th marked the inauguration of Donald J. Trump, a president whose campaign coupled with his preliminary weeks in office has completely divided the country. In an effort to make a stand against the hateful ideals Trum...

Harvard Men’s Soccer Scandal

Zoe Reck, Print Managing Editor

January 15, 2017

Filed under News and Features

Earlier this year a google document entitled “Scouting Journal” was found in the possession of the entire Harvard University men’s soccer team. This journal was a nine page long document recording every member of the women's soc...

Where did all the Voters Go?

Ben Burgunder, Online Editor, Web Master

January 15, 2017

Filed under News and Features

Donald Trump won the 2016 presidential election. As the gap between Clinton and Trump in terms of the popular vote widens, many are asking the question: Why did he win? Many of his supporters claim that his policies and anger tow...

Dakota Access Pipeline Protests Intensify

Atlas Pyke, News and Features Editor

January 15, 2017

Filed under News and Features

Tensions Rise over Dakota Access Pipeline   Twenty degree weather chilled Dakotan protesters and a fierce wind whipped through the air. However, these conditions did not stop North Dakota law enforcement, who used w...

Colonizing Mars

Colonizing Mars

November 20, 2016

News and Features