‘Avengers: Endgame’ Spoiler-Filled Review

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

May 9, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Reviews

WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD Seriously, this review contains major spoilers. If you haven’t seen the movie, and don’t want it spoiled, do not proceed.     April 26 was the official release of “Avengers: Endgame,” and it did not disappoint avid fans of the Marvel franchise. ...

Everything You Need to Know About Human Trafficking

Caroline Aguilar, Editor-in-Chief

May 8, 2019


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Let’s Talk About Human Trafficking Human trafficking is a major issue that faces many countries in the world. It’s modern day slavery. There are 20 to 30 million human trafficking victims reported around the globe today. This is a substantial amount of people that should be protected under the U.S...

The Truth About Immigration in America

Natalie Taylor, Copy Editor

April 12, 2019


Filed under Editorials, News, Opinion

No matter what side of the spectrum you fall on with American immigration and the militarization occurring at our US-Mexico border, it is important to know all the facts. Xenophobia and racial prejudice spreads today like the Black Plague in medieval Europe. I know I can’t change your mind on your...

An Album Review: Billie Eilish

Cristopher Tule, Writer

April 12, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Reviews

Singer-songwriter Billie Eilish’s debut album, “When We All Fall Asleep Where Do We Go?” is here and it embodies her beautifully odd yet chilling style perfectly! The project opens up with Eilish playfully introducing the album in a conversation about taking out her invisalign. The first song,...

“Us” Review

Jalen Garrett, Writer

April 12, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Reviews

Jordan Peele definitely delivered on his directorial debut, the critically acclaimed horror film “Get Out.” The 2017 film became one of the highest grossing films of that year, bringing in over $255 million worldwide. Now that 2019 is in effect, Peele keeps us amazed at his gifts as a director. On...

Buckle Up for This One Pt 3: Captain Marvel

Caroline Aguilar, Editor-in-Chief

April 8, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Reviews

WARNING: This review contains spoilers for “Captain Marvel.” March 8 was the official release date of a film that has been anticipated for a long time: “Captain Marvel.” The movie wasn’t as interesting in the beginning compared to the end, but there were so many twists and turns througho...

Buckle Up for This One Pt 2: Thank U, Next

Caroline Aguilar, Editor-in-Chief

March 27, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Reviews

She’s done it again folks! After only six months of releasing her album “Sweetener,” Ariana Grande announced her newest album “ Thank U, Next” two and a half weeks before its release. Longtime fans were shocked to hear that she was going to be releasing a new album so soon. “I was so surprised...

“On the Basis of Sex” Review

Aabha Kc, Writer

March 27, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Reviews

When I saw the trailer for the “On the Basis of Sex,” I was a little skeptical about it. Can a two-hour movie capture the complicated past of women’s issues? I was pleasantly surprised by the portrayal of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Felicity Jones perfectly highlights the struggle Bader went...

Wake Up America – We Need Sex Education

Natalie Taylor, Copy Editor

February 28, 2019


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Disclaimer: The views expressed in the following editorial are the opinions of the writer and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Patriot Post staff, adviser, the LCHS faculty or administration, or GISD. In light of the current hushed nature about teaching sex education, it’s important that sex...

Marchin’ for Our Rights

Caroline Aguilar, Editor-in-Chief

January 30, 2019


Filed under Columns, News, Student Life

The annual Women’s Rights march was held January 20 in downtown Dallas. Women, men and children marched in protest for their rights. People held signs to speak up about not only women’s rights but other social issues as well. “I think that marching shows a lot,” junior Kassandra Oviedo said....

O.G. Fans Disappointed By The Grinch

Caroline Aguilar, Editor-in-Chief

December 17, 2018


Filed under Reviews

Imagine Entertainment left us hooked back in 2000 with “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,”and now, Universal Pictures released “The Grinch” 18 years and one day later. The movie was well animated, and the vivid colors really bring the characters to life. The plot of the story is the same as the...

Reuben Foster Domestic Violence Controversy

Jalen Garrett, Writer

December 17, 2018


Filed under Editorials

The National Football League (NFL) has been in an unyielding battle with domestic violence and other legal issues for years, and Reuben Foster has once again pushed the stereotype that the NFL is a league full of players who are violent towards women or can’t keep themselves out of trouble. Foster,...

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