The Student News Site of Skyline High School

The Skyline Horizon

The Student News Site of Skyline High School

The Skyline Horizon

The Student News Site of Skyline High School

The Skyline Horizon

Apple and the Fall of Superiority

Apple and the Fall of Superiority

Erika Kruckenberg, Opinion Editor October 5, 2021

On September 14th, 2021 Apple released the new iPhone 13. Similar to the old iPhone 12 - same shape, and size with similar pricing - the only change is the addition of slightly advanced technology. Bigger...

The Demonization of Women in the Media

The Demonization of Women in the Media

Lily Rutherford, Editor-In-Chief October 4, 2021

One large issue with the media is its marginalization of young women in entertainment. Many young women have long been criticized for their every action -- Anna Nicole Smith, Britney Spears, Lindsey Lohan,...

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Skyline’s New Parking Creates Numerous Issues

Alec Smith, Sports Editor October 4, 2021

Skyline High School has plans to be rebuilt by 2026 for a brand new refurbished building. This year, a brand new parking lot was built on the East side of the school for students, parents, and faculty,...

President Biden Ordered Airstrikes On Syria

President Biden Ordered Airstrikes On Syria

Jackson Lewis, staff April 6, 2021

On February 25, President Biden ordered an airstrike on an Iranian backed militia in Syria. This move by the administration has received pushback from members of both parties, left-leaning Democrats attacked...

Rush Limbaugh Leaves Behind a Biased Standard for Political Commentating

Rush Limbaugh Leaves Behind a Biased Standard for Political Commentating

Anja Cieslewicz, News Editor March 9, 2021

Rush Limbaugh, who passed away on February 17, will be remembered for his lasting influence on political commentating in the media by using a uniformly conservative approach, and being unafraid of sharply...

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Should Wealthy Nations Ration Vaccines?

Siena Locante, Staff February 21, 2021

As verified COVID-19 vaccines were released by companies such as BioTech and Pfizer, most of the world’s countries became eager to stockpile enough so that they would be able to adequately vaccinate...

Why Georgia Was The Only State In The South To Vote For Biden

Why Georgia Was The Only State In The South To Vote For Biden

Jackson Lewis, staff January 28, 2021

As Joe Biden won the presidential election he also flipped the long time red state Georgia to the Democrats. Flipping Georgia was no small feat as it required a lot of resources and a large organization...

The Issue with Voluntourism

The Issue with Voluntourism

Lily Rutherford, Feature Editor January 28, 2021

Students in Utah often search for extracurricular activities to enhance their college applications, often leaning towards volunteer service and school clubs. But some students choose to adventure outside...

Lemiley Lane, a Bountiful junior who grew up in the Navajo Nation in Arizona, poses for a photograph at Bountiful High School, July 21, 2020, in Bountiful, Utah. While advocates have made strides in getting Native American symbols and names changed in sports, they say theres still work to do mainly at the high school level, where mascots like Braves, Indians, Warriors, Chiefs and Redskins persist. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Native Americans as Mascots Deemed “Dehumanizing”

Anja Cieslewicz, News Editor December 17, 2020

From middle school to professional sports, the use of indigenous people as mascots has long-been a topic of debate in the United States. Recently, there have been many movements in protest of naming teams...

What Recent Elections In Arizona Mean For Its Political Future

What Recent Elections In Arizona Mean For Its Political Future

Jackson Lewis, staff December 15, 2020

Joe Biden flipped the once reliably Republican state of Arizona to become the first Democrat for president to win the state since 1996. Arizona has been slowly shifting to the Democrats over the past few...

The Quest 2 and its Dire Implications for the Market

The Quest 2 and its Dire Implications for the Market

Andrew Johnson, staff November 2, 2020

Facebook's recently announced Oculus Quest 2 is the most powerful standalone virtual reality, "VR", headset on the market, and with a price of $299 it is also one of the cheapest. However, despite the...

Justifying Hate: Free speech and Social Media

Justifying Hate: Free speech and Social Media

Andrew Johnson, staff October 29, 2020

Internet communities have become increasingly violent with a rise in groups such as “antifa”, “proud boys”, and other extreme political organizations; therefore, free speech has become a controversy...

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