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Review of the Decade

Review of the Decade

Sam Sommer, CavsTV Staff

October 18, 2020

Do you want to take a walk down memory lane? From 2010 to 2020, our society has gone through many phases and crazes. This infographic shows the highlights and most memorable events of the decade. Review of the Decade by Sam Sommer...

Breonna Taylor: The Justice System Has Failed Once Again

Breonna Taylor's case was recently presented to the Grand Jury but the decision made failed to give her justice that she and her family deserves.

Leidi-Di Salcedo-Urena, Staff Writer

October 6, 2020

2020 will be a year marked down in history. From the ongoing pandemic to the immense police brutality in the United States, everyday seems to bring about another event. On Mar. 13, a young black woman, Breonna Taylor, was wrongfully murdered by policemen in Louisville, Kentucky. After months of protesting...

Dear Breonna Taylor: A Letter

This past Saturday, a peaceful protest was held in Downtown Miami, to stand in solidarity with Breonna Taylor and her family as the police officers involved in her murder have not been charged for it.

Lauren Gregorio, Opinion Editor

October 3, 2020

Dear Breonna Taylor, I am appalled by the behavior that has been bestowed on your name. To give a little back story on her case for those of you reading, she was a phenomenal EMT working round the clock to save lives. On Mar. 13th, 2020, officers Jonathan Mattingly, Brett Hankison and Miles Cosgrove...

Professional Sport Leagues Respond to Jacob Blake Shooting

Multiple noteworthy players from professional sport leagues across the country protested following the killing of Jacob Blake which forced multiple leagues to postpone their games.

Patrick Heydasch, CavsConnect Staff Writer

September 7, 2020

Jacob Blake was a "selfless, family guy," a member of the Evanston High School wrestling team who always put his children first. Blake was breaking up a fight between two women, in which a witness called the police and called in a "domestic incident." Kenosha police arrived at the scene as Blake open...

The Power of Sports Showing Solidarity to the BLM Movement

Sofia Cruz, News Editor

September 4, 2020

Since the creation of the Black Lives Matter movement in 2013, it has made its way into major forms of media, especially widely televised sports networks. Famous players such as Colin Kaepernick, the former quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, have protested in various ways to shed light on this...

Taking A Knee: An Attempt to Unify that Only Divides

Massimo Aguila, Staff Writer

September 4, 2020

In recent months, the Black Lives Matter movement has grown tremendously and the massive movement is the current center of media outlets around the world. Some in support of the message have shown their respect by kneeling to the flag and the national anthem of the United States, like ex San-Francisco...

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