A Look at the Israel-Palestine Conflict
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A Look at the Israel-Palestine Conflict

The history of Israel-Palestine relations and conflict is both long and complicated.  It began in the early 19th century before World War II and the Holocaust; Palestine was…

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PC Students Experience Politics During Model Congress and Model UN Trips
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PC Students Experience Politics During Model Congress and Model UN Trips

Two weeks ago, thirty-two Pine Crest students took a trip to Boston in order to further explore the lawmaking process through Harvard’s annual Model Congress. This engagement within…

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A Look at Trayvon Martin, BLM, and Police Reform
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A Look at Trayvon Martin, BLM, and Police Reform

This past week has marked the 5th anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s death. His murder sparked a movement that lives on even years later. At age 17, Martin was…

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President Trump’s Ban on Immigration
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President Trump’s Ban on Immigration

President Donald Trump’s first two weeks in office were filled with many important decisions. The first couple days were consumed by the buzz around the inauguration, the historic…

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Trump’s First Week in the Oval Office
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Trump’s First Week in the Oval Office

Donald J. Trump became the 45th president of the United States on January 20th 2017. He was sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts.  After taking the oath…

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Girls Just Wanna Have Fun-damental Rights
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Girls Just Wanna Have Fun-damental Rights

In the hours after Donald Trump’s Inauguration, millions of women worldwide mobilized to participate in various women’s marches. Among these were the local Miami Women’s March and the…

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Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport Shooting
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Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport Shooting

  On Friday January 6, 2017 in the early afternoon, a mass shooting occurred at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, just 15 minutes away from Pine Crest School. The shooter,…

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A Look at the Obama Presidency
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A Look at the Obama Presidency

With president-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration later this week, Americans are looking back on the past eight years, with many mixed emotions. As the end of Obama’s presidency comes to a…

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Former Cuban Leader Fidel Castro Dies
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Former Cuban Leader Fidel Castro Dies

On November 25, 2016, Fidel Castro died in his home country of Cuba at the age of 90. He had governed Cuba for 49 years as first the…

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Conflict Over the North Dakota Access Pipeline
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Conflict Over the North Dakota Access Pipeline

Many students may have seen the hashtag “#NoDAPL” and saw people checking into the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe land on social media, but they may not know what is…

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