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  • Understanding the Struggle Underway in Myanmar

    May 5, 2021 by

    Myanmar has long been in a state of turmoil. Myanmar, also known as Burma, for many years was under the jackboot of an oppressive military junta. According to its discontents, the regime violently suppressed dissent and stood accused of gross human rights abuses, until a general liberalization process went underway beginning with the first multi-party… Read more

  • Amsterdam’s Finest: Student Athletes

    March 18, 2021 by

    Students at Amsterdam High School have had a long-standing commitment to athletics and academics. Some that excelled in both fields have been asked to further their commitments at a greater level. This year, seven of Amsterdam’s seniors will be competing on the collegiate stage for their outstanding performance and the RamPage wishes to recognize their… Read more

  • Death Penalty, Yes or No?

    February 26, 2021 by

    As of right now, twenty-eight states in the United States practice the death penalty. New York is one of the twenty-two states that does not have the death penalty. Even though capital punishment is not something we have to worry about in our state we should be concerned about the topic.  In 2020, there were… Read more

  • It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

    February 26, 2021 by

    By now we have all seen that this school year has had its share of new and uncommon challenges, and Amsterdam High School’s annual fall production was no exception. This year the cast and crew successfully managed to put on their theatrical performance with a slight modification – the audience would watch from the comfort… Read more

  • Athletics in the Age of COVID-19

    February 26, 2021 by

    As the school year progresses, many questions arise. As these questions hit the school, much of the staff is in a predicament, one being Mr. Nolan. Nolan, Amsterdam’s athletic director, is a well known individual who is worried about the futures of our student athletes. When interviewed through email, the difficulties of sports were discussed… Read more

  • Ghost of Tsushima Review

    February 26, 2021 by

    Ghost of Tsushima, an action adventure game released in 2020, follows a lone Samurai, Jin Sakai, on a quest to protect his home from the first Mongol invasion.  This game had so many aspects that made it so amazing. The writing, the gameplay, the graphics, the scenery, the story, everything. Every moment I was playing,… Read more

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