Vernon Vine

Menstruation: Not a dirty word

Mina Butt, Staff Writer

April 30, 2018

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Periods. Tampons. Pads. Most of the time, these words bring shame and embarrassment. What I want to know is why? Why is one of the most human natural processes considered taboo to discuss? Most women, including myself,  have ...

Punish a Muslim day: Yes, it is a real thing

Mina Butt, Staff writer

April 30, 2018

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It was April 3, 2018 and I thought it was an normal day. I woke up thinking that nothing was out of the ordinary- I begrudgingly rolled out of bed,  did my daily bathroom routine, and got dressed for school. Just as my ...

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October 30, 2017

A letter from the Editor-in-Chief

Emily Merriam, Editor-in-Chief

October 18, 2017

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As we start a new year at Mount Vernon, the Vernon Vine writers are back and better than ever. We have a lot of new students aboard this year and are excited to see their strengths, and we also have a lot of the students who ...

Freedom or Loyalty?

Freedom or Loyalty?

October 16, 2017

No, Kellyanne. That’s not what feminism is.

Noorjahan Sheikh, Editor

February 24, 2017

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Have you ever heard the term “feminazi”? What about the phrase “feminism gives cancer”?   How could anyone who really knows what feminism means say that? Well, that’s the thing: they don’t.  ...

Islamophobia: Trump Supporters Ruin the Lives of Many Muslims

Anonymous

November 21, 2016

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Imagine being terrified to express who you really are. I feel this way sometimes when I go out now, and it is not because I am afraid of what other people think; It is because I am afraid for my safety. Why should I be afraid? I’m...

Disclaimer…

November 17, 2016

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Disclaimer: The views expressed by individual contributors in the editorial section do not reflect the views or opinions of the EmVeeHi.

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