"... were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter."                
                                                                 - Thomas Jefferson

             Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.                
                                         - First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution 

All the News That's Fit To Print about Lewis S. Mills High School journalism, Mrs. Mandel's class and published works

Journalism syllabus 2017

Mrs. Mandel's work:

Playing With Fire

The Looming Dementia Crisis

Links to news sources:

Washington Post

The Poynter Institute

Tampa Bay Times

Gangrey: Prolonging the Slow Death of Newspapers