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October’s Fort Worth Shooting Should Not Go Ignored

October’s Fort Worth Shooting Should Not Go Ignored

November 29, 2019

On October 14, 2019, Atatiana Jefferson was killed by a white police officer in her own home while she was with her nephew in Fort Worth, Texas. Officer, Aaron Dean pulled the trigger and ...

The Amazon is Burning; Here’s Why You Should Care

The Amazon is Burning; Here’s Why You Should Care

November 20, 2019

The Amazon is the largest rainforest in the world. It is the key to our planet, but it is currently slo...

Let’s Do More as a School to Honor Hispanic Heritage

Let’s Do More as a School to Honor Hispanic Heritage

October 25, 2019

Although National Hispanic Heritage Month has come to an end, it doesn’t mean the story is over. Septemb...

Plastic Straws are Hurting the Environment

Plastic Straws are Hurting the Environment

October 2, 2019

Plastic straws, the common little items made of synthetic polymer has been causing an uproar on the I...

In Defense of Subtitles

In Defense of Subtitles

June 13, 2019

Have you watched a YouTube video or episode of your favorite show with subtitles or closed captions at...

Trump’s Twitter Propaganda Threatens Muslim Community

Trump’s Twitter Propaganda Threatens Muslim Community

May 24, 2019

President Donald Trump responded to comments made by Michigan Representative Ilhan Omar about Islamophobia w...

My Hijab is my Right: Expanding the Conversation about ‘Consent’

My Hijab is my Right: Expanding the Conversation about ‘Consent’

May 6, 2019

Wearing hijab in the US has both pros and cons, as you are, at all times, identifiably a Muslim woman. On...

Get Educated about Sexual Assault to Help Break Silence

Get Educated about Sexual Assault to Help Break Silence

May 6, 2019

Content Warning: The following editorial contains information regarding sensitive topics such as sexu...

Don’t Sleep on Reasons High Schools Should Start Later

Don’t Sleep on Reasons High Schools Should Start Later

May 3, 2019

Everyone always says high school is where your learning matters the most. However, when students are stru...

Anti-vax Parents Need a Shot of Reality about Vaccine Exemptions

Anti-vax Parents Need a Shot of Reality about Vaccine Exemptions

March 6, 2019

Although there is nothing unusual about a child getting vaccinated at certain stages of their life, s...

As Robots Move into Retail, What Do They Mean for Our Jobs?

As Robots Move into Retail, What Do They Mean for Our Jobs?

February 20, 2019

The world of technology has evolved in a way in which now we are using robots in classrooms, for...

Are People Desensitized to the Shootings of Innocent Black People?

Are People Desensitized to the Shootings of Innocent Black People?

January 16, 2019

African Americans being targeted and murdered by police officers is nothing new, but what’s new is that t...

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