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Open Your Eyes

Ibrahim Ansari, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

You might be wondering what’s going on with President Trump’s impeachment process, or immigration, or Trump wanting to build an alligator-filled moat at the southern border, but while you are busy focusing on these issues, ...

Why Aren’t Sports the Same as Gym?

Jargbah Kalay, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

Hustling on the field, hustling on the court, or even hustling on the track means putting in a lot of work for the athletes who participate in sports. However, these same student-athletes often end up doing the same thing in ...

African American History Should Be a Required Course

Markayla Merchant, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

As kids we were taught pieces of our history. We were given facts here and there about what it meant to be Black in America back then. The first thing that we learned about was slavery. We learned about Jim Crow, and Martin Luth...

Depression is NOT an aesthetic

Ameena Misbahou-Jalloh, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

Teenager crying about something dumb: “OMG I’m so depressed because my mom said I can’t stay home for school! I don’t feel like going to school at all. *crying emoji* now I'll post myself crying on my finsta.” This sc...

Why Teenagers Shouldn’t Spend All Their Money

Emmanuela Geneste, Why Teenagers Shouldn't Spend All Their Money

October 23, 2019

You walk into DSW and buy a brand new pair of Adidas Yeezys for $80 because you wanted to be the first to outdo your friend who always has the latests shoes.  You had saved up $150 and was planning to attend your best friend’s ...

Why Feminism?

Noura Oseguera Arasmou, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

“Oh, so you’re a feminist.” This is  one of the many phrases I hear whenever I find myself aimlessly stumbling across the topic of gender equity with my friends, family members, or everyday people that I meet. Yes, I consider m...

Sport or Not?

Sport or Not?

October 22, 2019

Only 5 Minutes To Get To Class! What?

Miah Duncan, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

  Have you ever felt that last-second adrenaline that hits you once the bell is about to ring for your next class and you are unsure if you are going to make it in time?  I have, many times, and it feels so stressfu...

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