The Fielder

Political opinions create riots on social media

Abby Blazevic, Editor in chief

January 31, 2020

Propaganda is nothing new; it has appeared in pamphlets, books, and newspapers practically since the invention of the printing press. But social media seems particularly susceptible to spreading disinformation. Opinions and rumors...

Illinois moves in right direction, caps insulin costs

Sara Rand, opinion editor

December 13, 2019

Diabetes is a disease caused by high blood sugar. Insulin is a hormone made by the pancreas, that helps glucose from food get into the cells in the body to be used for energy. The body needs insulin to survive, but with diabetes...

Listening to music helps performance in classroom

Isabel Taylor, sports editor

November 13, 2019

On workdays in class, students should be allowed to listen to music if they choose to. Music is a huge part of my life, and one of the few ways I can calm down. When I’m doing homework, I’m undoubtedly listening to Clairo...

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