The Knight Crier

EDITORIAL: The difference between cultural appropriation and cultural appreciation

EDITORIAL: The difference between cultural appropriation and cultural appreciation

May 8, 2018

Issues with cultural appropriation are omnipresent in this world of activism and racism. What else is omnipresent is cultural appreciation, both topics which...

A Letter from the Editor on The Knight Crier’s content

A Letter from the Editor on The Knight Crier’s content

Anissa Gardizy, Editor in Chief

May 7, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

This issue has recently come to my concern, and I feel the need to clarify to readers of The Knight Crier some basic facts about our content. First of all, ...

A response to “Editorial: Should college be free?”

A response to “Editorial: Should college be free?”

May 7, 2018

When dissecting the American higher education system, one thing must be made clear: there is no such thing as a free lunch. Professors and support staff ar...

Bill Cosby, the character behind the scenes

Bill Cosby, the character behind the scenes

May 1, 2018

After two long years of waiting, the verdict has finally been handed down: Bill Cosby is guilty of sexual assault. He is the first celebrity to be convicted...

Knight Crier Mock Draft 2.0

Knight Crier Mock Draft 2.0

April 24, 2018

It’s Draft Week, so the Knight Crier staff decided to update their draft picks. Here’s a new mock draft up to date with trades just two days away ...

CODE RED: It’s an issue. Period.

CODE RED: It’s an issue. Period.

April 20, 2018

As a high school journalist, I am taught to always keep my eyes and ears open for a story worth writing. Nowadays, the headlines read the same: opinio...

Modern day sexism that goes unnoticed

Modern day sexism that goes unnoticed

April 4, 2018

Sexism is still very alive despite the so called gender-equality we live by in the United States. Women are still slammed for decisions they make- the sa...

EDITORIAL: Should college be free?

EDITORIAL: Should college be free?

March 20, 2018

It is your senior year in high school. You have finished applying to your colleges, and you are waiting to hear back from your selected institutions of h...

Stand up and Walk out against school shootings

Stand up and Walk out against school shootings

March 13, 2018

After the devastating massacre in Parkland, Florida, students and teachers feel outraged at outdated gun laws and terrified that something similar could ha...

Why it is time to finally start paying student athletes

Why it is time to finally start paying student athletes

March 13, 2018

Imagine being worth over one million dollars, bringing in millions of dollars for the school you go to, but not making a penny off of what you do. In ...

The complexity of linking gun control and mental health

The complexity of linking gun control and mental health

March 9, 2018

Following a mass shooting, there is often a rise in discussion about new gun control methods. A common solution is to ban the sale of firearms to people ...

Students and Staff weigh in on school safety

Students and Staff weigh in on school safety

February 23, 2018

In response to the recent Florida school shooting, schools around the country are planning a national walkout on March 14th to protest violence and sp...

Online News Day or Knight - Official news site of North Penn High School - 1340 Valley Forge Rd. Lansdale, PA
Opinion