President Trump’s Economic Game

In the 2016 Presidential Election, the white working class was heard. Donald Trump is now the president of the United States, and with his election has come a new fiscal policy plan that will shape the future of America’s economy. In short: Donald Trump’s economic agenda will be disastrous.
Donald Trump has vowed to slash funding from welfare and crucial social safety net programs. These are the types of programs that provide poor families with a stable financial floor and allow them to put food on the table. With a loss in financial stability, thousands will face the stark reality of …

Trump’s Threat to the EPA

Forty-six years ago, the Environmental Protection Agency was founded by Republican President Richard M. Nixon, becoming a revered, bipartisan accomplishment. It now finds itself under siege—and by consequence, putting our air, food, and water under siege as well.
We are now four weeks into Donald Trump’s presidency, and it is already clear that he was not overstating his antipathy for combating pollution and global warming. During this time, his administration has already had more than $800 million in budget cuts planned for the agency, which seriously impedes its ability to function. To head the EPA, Trump has nominated Oklahoma Attorney General …


Pencil These In: February

Saturday Night Fever: The Musical. February 27 McCarter Theatre Cost: $30-$68 depending on seating Take a journey to 1970s Brooklyn by watching Princeton University students perform Saturday Night Fever. The play focuses on ...

PHS PROFILE: Sarah Ayad

Sarah Ayad is a second-year math teacher at PHS. Growing up in South Brunswick, Ayad became interested in teaching at a young age. After graduating from South Brunswick High School, ...

Flash Features

PHS student and teacher receive Regeneron award for scientific research On January 4, Jiyoung Kang ’17 and Jacqueline Katz, a PHS science teacher, were recognized by Regeneron, a biotechnology company, as part ...

Trump on immigration

In this climate of political tension, it is crucial that we as a nation uphold our constitutional values of freedom, liberty, and opportunity. This is the only way we can ...

The Women’s March

January 21st, 2017 was a landmark day. Millions of people gathered around the United States—and internationally—in support of human rights. Complete with creative signs, inspiring chants, and passionate speakers, the ...

A guide to the Oscars 2017

Oscars In Different Hands This Sunday, the time has come again to see which artists will go home as the proud owners of a certain golden award. Although many had concerns ...

Mr. PHS: A place for beauty to shine

Prepare for applause, screams, and laughter at this year’s annual Mr. PHS show, tonight at 7 p.m. This ever-popular event put on by PHS’s student council pits senior men against ...