The Purple Tide

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Rise of QAnon movement endangers America's future
Anwita Suryadewara, Staff Writer • June 11, 2021

An anonymous person named “Q”  spread conspiracies on 4chan, a site that hosts...

Parasocial relationships are most commonly formed through the presence of social media.
Parasocial relationships with celebrities impact youth
Rhea Rajeev, Staff Writer • June 10, 2021

With the increasing prevalence of celebrities and influencers, many young people...

Junior and varsity soccer player Ethan Karam was being subbed back on during a game against Oakton Highschool on May 6.
Varsity soccer team ends with memorable seasons
Anjali Ashok, Arts & Style Editor • June 5, 2021

The varsity soccer team continues gaining victories, despite the many challenges...

Different languages have unique ways to say "hello."
Online learning affects world language classes
Nabiha Zulfqar, Copy Editor • June 12, 2021

While students face many challenges with online education, learning and teaching...

Many students will often feel frustrated while taking standardized tests.
Standardized testing fails to accurately place students in math courses
Nayana Celine Xavier & Shivani Sethu, Academics Editor & Managing Editor • June 7, 2021

As schools in Virginia move to create a more equitable and accessible curriculum...

The U.S. currently has the highest incarceration rate in the world and holds over 25% of the world’s prison population, according to Criminal Justice Programs. This high incarceration rate has resulted in significant prison overcrowding.
War on Justice: U.S. criminal justice system fails to uphold liberty for all
Shary Ali, Editor-in-Chief • May 7, 2021

“With liberty and justice for all.”  “Justice.” This term seems to be repeated everywhere in American society — the pledge, textbooks...