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Brutality in Bangladesh – Road Safety Protests Turn Violent

Brutality in Bangladesh – Road Safety Protests Turn Violent

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

August 13, 2018

When thousands of protesters took to the streets of Bangladesh on July 29, they expected safer roads, accountable governance and the upholding of the rule of law.  Instead, they were met with tear gas and rubber bullets from security forces and violent attacks from counter-protesters. The protests...

Cons of Clear Backpacks

Jesse Zambrano, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018

Social media has recently seen an influx of grievances that have been made by the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High after the school's administration handed out clear book bags when school commenced after Spring Break. This new mandate was made in a reaction to make schools safer after the tragic...

Christopher Columbus Stirs Up the Tea Once Again

Christopher Columbus Stirs Up the Tea Once Again

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

September 13, 2017

In recent news, la Niña and la Pinta ship replicas have stirred up controversy all throughout the media. La Niña and la Pinta were two of the three ships that Christopher Columbus sailed on his long, arduous journey to the New World. Today, the replicas of both ships are used as "sailing museums"...

Anti-Trump Protests

Anti-Trump Protests

Brianna Valdes, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016

This past weekend Anti-Trump protesters took to the streets of their cities in light of the past election. Protests have reached their fifth day in cities like Los Angeles and Portland. Even in Miami, Clinton supporters went to Downtown and even stopped traffic on major expressways. These protests ...

Recap: April 25 – May 1

Recap: April 25 – May 1

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

May 1, 2016

International Affairs Obama announces an additional 250 special operations forces to Syria "President Barack Obama announced Monday an additional 250 special operations forces will be sent to Syria in the coming weeks in a speech in Hannover, Germany, in an effort to stem the influence and sp...

The Peaceful Route for Change

The Peaceful Route for Change

Natalie De La Rosa, Staff Writer

March 31, 2016

Protesting has always been an effective way to get a point across-whether to the government or to an organization. Peaceful protests are expressed through passive means such as: petitions, strikes and boycotts. A peaceful protest, if done correctly, does not put anyone in danger and does not lead to...

Was the Case of Michael Brown Racially Motivated?

Was the Case of Michael Brown Racially Motivated?

Bhargavi Pochi, Staff Writer

December 12, 2014

On November 24, 2014 St. Louis officer Darren Wilson, who shot and killed 18-year old Michael Brown, was acquitted from his crime. Weeks before this trial, protests raged throughout the streets of St. Louis, Missouri against the police force, claiming that the shooting of Michael Brown was unnecessary...

Support for Venezuela

Support for Venezuela

Albany Muria, Staff Writer

March 5, 2014

It started as a protest led by Venezuelan students against the government of Nicolas Maduro; this resulted with the first 3 deaths on February 12, 2014. Fifteen gruesome deaths in total  and about 500 arrests have been reported within a period of about 3 weeks. The protests began in result of the scarcity...

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