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The Effect COVID-19 has on the Black Community

Asha Brown, Staff Writer

June 2, 2020

The Coronavirus is affecting our world in a way nothing else has ever done in these modern times. Everyone is suffering from this pandemic. However, the suffering is not equal. Here in America, the Black community is being hu...

Advanced Placement Testing: The Education Scam That’s Screwing Us All

Eli Hertzler-McCain, Staff Writer

May 13, 2020

Advanced Placement courses have become a mainstay in education since their inception in the 1950s. The AP program was created with the promise of giving high school students the experience of high level college courses while sti...

Opinion: The Airpods Pros Are Worth Buying

William Huang, Staff Writer

February 4, 2020

Apple-a company synonymous with overpricing products. But despite most people believing their products are overpriced, they still buy it because it is either the best on the market or part of the Apple ecosystem. The Airpods Pro, ...

Netflix Holiday Movie Reviews

Isabella Baker and Iman Owens

December 20, 2019

A Christmas Prince  Ah, the holidays. A great time to curl up with a cup of hot chocolate and watch a terrible, sappy Hallmark-esque holiday movie. And thanks to Netflix, there’s loads to choose from. If you’ve browsed Ne...

Trayvon Martin’s Killer

Asha Brown, Writer

December 20, 2019

In 2012, 17-year-old Trayvon Martin lost his life because his skin color was seen as a threat. George Zimmerman, the murderer, was acquitted for the crimes he committed, second-degree murder and manslaughter. But apparently th...

Ghostbusters: Take Two

Ghostbusters: Take Two

December 19, 2019

The Implications of Juice WRLD’s death: How Racism is Still Killing Black People

Eli Hertzler-McCain, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

Juice WRLD’s sudden death shocked America on Sunday, December 8. Juice, real name Jarad Higgins, died just six days after turning twenty one. He was pronounced dead at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Chicago aft...

Opinion: Disaster Preparedness in Minority Communities

Nyla Howell, Managing Editor

December 11, 2019

Hurricane Katrina was one of the most memorable weather events in the 21st Century. In 2005, the category 5 hurricane caused 125 billion dollars in damage. More than a million were left homeless, and about 2,000 people died. T...

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