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The Charge

The Student News Site of Patriot High School

The Charge

Aniqa Ahmed

Aniqa Ahmed, News and Opinion Editor

Aniqa, pronounced un-ee-kuh, is a junior at Patriot High School and has been writing for The Charge since her freshman year. She enjoys journalism because of the community and passion within all the writers. When she’s not writing for The Charge, she can usually be found jamming out to Mitski, drawing for art class, or saving future haircuts to her Pinterest boards. 

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All content by Aniqa Ahmed
PWCS changed the mask policy from mandatory to optional for students, active since Feb. 22. Photo of Enkhmend Erdenbulgan (23).

Opinion: To Mask or Not to Mask

Mar 12, 2022

PWCS changed the mask policy from mandatory to optional for students, active...

People of Patriot: Strawberries, S.T.E.M., and Success

People of Patriot: Strawberries, S.T.E.M., and Success

Jan 18, 2022

On a dull and chilly evening after a particularly draining day of virtual classes,...

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Constantly making the same mistakes and asking for forgiveness through gifts or apologies is a sign of toxicity. The purple tones symbolize an abuse of power and frustration.

The Problem with Romanticizing Toxic Relationships in the Media

Jan 6, 2022

Constantly making the same mistakes and asking for forgiveness through gifts...

The above image depicts the timer of the E-hall pass going up.

Everything Wrong With the E-hall Pass

Dec 1, 2021

The above image depicts the timer of the E-hall pass going up.

A graphic depicting a hand popping out of the bottom right corner holding a phone that is glowing red with the words Times Up and a finished countdown.

Everything Wrong With the E-hall Pass

Dec 1, 2021

A person's phone flashing red once their pass time is up.

Weekly Tunes

Weekly Tunes: Electro Pop with The Charge

Nov 28, 2021

Weekly Tunes features a different category of songs on a weekly basis. Each...

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The “That Girl” trend. A look at why the seemingly harmless trend is actually affecting the minds of several social media users.

When Self-Improvement Becomes An Aesthetic: The ‘That Girl’ Trend

Nov 10, 2021

She wakes up at 5 a.m. every morning. She showers every day. She never misses...

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Graphic by Maha Laiq

Does TikTok Promote Confidence, or Harm the Self-Image of its Users?

Oct 5, 2021

Analyzing the psychological effects that TikTok trends have on users’ self-image...

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Stigmas & Stereotypes Remain Around Piercings

Stigmas & Stereotypes Remain Around Piercings

May 28, 2021

Although piercings have become increasingly popular and trendy among the younger...

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The Eco Club Continues on During Distance Learning

The Eco Club Continues on During Distance Learning

Oct 6, 2020

For several years now, the ECO Club has been a popular and admired club at Patriot....

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