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Stop lusting, start respecting

Lauren Mahome, Op-Ed Writer

March 14, 2017

Filed under Opinion

“Tramp.” “Whore.” “Slut.” These are just some of the names dropped by people who, I assume, don’t know the real meanings behind them. In today’s society, it is common to call girls these names because of...

#OscarsSoWhite…and black?

Samantha Roberson, News Writer

March 14, 2017

Filed under Opinion

As a child, I remember watching Disney Channel shows where there would be a predominantly white cast, and the main character’s best friend would be some other race, typically black. There are only 2 exceptions. If That’s...

When dogs catcall

Jayla Jones, Op-Ed Editor

March 13, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Ladies, have you ever been walking down the street minding your business and out of nowhere you hear a random dude yelling over at you? Sometimes it might be aggressive or arrogant, but other times it’s calm but still uncalled...

Being multircial

Being multircial

March 7, 2017

Good deeds for recognition

Alexandria Staton

March 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

In an age of validation through social media, the desire of people to prove themselves to their peers has become more prevalent. Every action from eating a bagel to giving a homeless man $100 is tweeted. I don't care for posts...

A race with restrictions

Jaira Stanley, Writer

March 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Apparently, my race comes with a list of priorities and requirements. This is the concept of the black card, an imaginary card that all black people are born with, but mixed people must earn. The card is constantly under threat...

Open the door to Bisexuality

Christina Lopez, Feature Writer

February 21, 2017

Filed under Opinion

When you're a little kid you're told that you can do anything.  You can fly, become an astronaut and you can love whatever and whoever you please. As a three year old child, you don't see race, sexual identity or sexual pr...

Take the big leap

Jayla Jones, Op-Ed Editor

February 10, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Ah, the dreaded monster we call Valentine’s Day is finally peeking it’s head out to say hello, and we know what that means right? Flowers, chocolate, annoying couples, crushes and the standard fake ‘I love you’ being passed...

Land of the Banned

Jayla Jones, Op-Ed Editor

February 10, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

Only one week into his presidency and Donald Trump has managed to send ripples through the world, affecting more than eight countries with his latest policy, the United States included. On Jan. 27, he signed an executive order...

Investigation of the CPD

Investigation of the CPD

February 6, 2017

AP Relief

February 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion

After hearing the announcement in April of 2016, while sitting in my AP Physics class, that finals were optional for students who took the AP test, you could hear the sigh throughout the entire classroom. As I sat there realizing...

The new “F” word?

The new “F” word?

February 1, 2017

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