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Kalief Browder

June 8, 2018 2:30am | Anuoluwapo Adepegba

Yesterday, June 6, 2018, was the three year death anniversary of Kalief Browder. He was a young African American man that was convicted at the age of 16 for the theft of a backpack full of valuable possessions. Rather than being sent to a juvenile […]

Missile Strike! Bad For The U.S

May 17, 2018 5:10pm | Angel Ramos Linares

With President trump starting drama left and right it makes the U.S look bad, people in other countries believe that the United States is a place where racism still exists. The White House had reached no final decision about whether to strike Syria, let alone, […]

Starbucks Controversy

May 15, 2018 5:36pm | Jade Banks

Recently, within a business called Starbucks there has been a racial incident that is spreading controversy throughout America. This may be just me, but I don’t feel as though this was a race issue but more of an ignorance issue. Everywhere across America there are […]

Protect The TPS

May 7, 2018 7:16pm | Angel Ramos Linares

  President Donald Trump has declared that the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) program protecting more than 200,000 Salvadoran families will soon be closing forcing almost all Salvadoran immigrants in the country to move back to their homeland of El Salvador. Many Salvadoran families in the […]

FEMA Webinar

March 29, 2018 1:15pm | Anuoluwapo Adepegba

On Thursday, April 19, 2018, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is hosting a webinar from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. This webinar will inform participants on jobs and internships under the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Participants will be given an opportunity to learn about […]

Gun Law Controversy: Are they protecting us or their pockets?

March 15, 2018 5:59pm | Vanessa Roache`

As a human being, I am granted certain rights in the Constitution. The Second Amendment to the United States Constitution reads, “A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall […]

My Opinion on Gun Violence in schools

March 10, 2018 11:47pm | MaKia Mcmillan, Praise Oladoyin

The school shooting in Florida that occurred recently was outrageous and really sad. 17 innocent people were murdered in cold blood and countless of others were wounded. Nikolas Cruz, a 19-year-old,  was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder. He was known as the “weird […]

March For Our Lives

March 5, 2018 6:41pm | Alexis Jefferson

On Saturday March 24, 2018 in Washington D.C. at noon, there will be a march against gun violence and mass shootings. After the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, people are taking a stand. Society is becoming numb to the […]

George W. Bush: Allegations of Russians Meddling in Election

February 15, 2018 7:07pm | Patricia Daniel

Former President George Bush took aim at President Trump on the economic summit. Bush made skeptical comments in Abu Dhabi, but does not directly use Trump’s name. Bush has constantly disputed allegations of Russian interference in the election or members of Trump’s campaign. He states that […]

Donald Trump’s Response to Florida Shooting

February 15, 2018 6:36pm | Jalia Williams

Donald Trump responds to the shooting incident in Florida. Mr. Trump said: “No child, no teacher, should ever be in danger in an American school.” On February 14th, 2018, Nikolas Cruz shot and killed seventeen people. Twelve people killed inside the school, two were killed […]