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The student news site of James Bowie High School

The Dispatch

The student news site of James Bowie High School

The Dispatch

With the removal of a class, students would have to give up an extra elective.

Potential new schedule hurts students

Editorial Board December 10, 2021

The proposed seven period block schedule alters ability to have a versatile college transcript AISD superintendent Stephanie Elizalde recently released a proposal that would change the current eight period...

In a 2021 study by the FDA, it was released that over two million high school students in America admitted to using e-cigarettes. In a survey released by SingleCare in 2019, 27.5% of high school students confessed to vaping regularly.

Teenage minds are clouded by vaping

Editorial Board December 1, 2021

Vaping creates a magnitude of negative mental and physical effects on young students Vaping, an epidemic impacting high school students world-wide, has invaded Bowie's bathrooms. Bathroom stalls are filled...

Martin Luther King Jr.s White-washed legacy

Martin Luther King Jr.’s White-washed legacy

Editorial April 13, 2021

Black history month has always served as a time of education for figures in history who often go overlooked, it’s also important that we learn more about the historical figures that are often left without...

Democrats need progressive policies

Democrats need progressive policies

Editorial January 21, 2021

In multiple elections across the country progressive policy was approved in large numbers at the local level. While it wasn’t a shock that multiple red states decided to support Donald Trump for the...

The Dispatch supports the election of former vice president, Joe Biden.

Joe Biden is the better choice for Americans

Editorial November 2, 2020

The United States is currently without a competent leader. Roughly four in 10 adults say they or someone in their household has lost their job to COVID-19,  over 700 Americans have died in 2020 at the...

Youth culture is regularly desensitized to major global events which is becoming very detrimental to an entire generations definition of what a crisis is considered.

The new generation of youth activism

Editorial, Editorial March 16, 2020
Analyzing how adolescent culture has caused a shift in advocacy and desensitization.
With all the construction occurring all around Austin, the wildlife is now being affected.

Construction’s impact on the environment

Editorial October 25, 2019

Examining the long term effects of rampant city growth on the issue of climate change Austin is one of the fastest-growing cities in the united states and is constantly expanding. With this expansion,...

New voices sparks a free speech revolution

New voices sparks a free speech revolution

Editorial June 17, 2019

Student journalist unite to fight for school newspapers who experience unfair censorship New voices is a movement that intends to liberate student journalists from the ruling of the supreme court case,...

Movement against vaccinations is harmful to society

Movement against vaccinations is harmful to society

Editorial May 29, 2019

An anti-vaccination movement has been growing in the United States, creating hot spots of vaccine-resistant communities in areas across the country. Media attention to the controversy has publicized the...

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