Echoes of Anita: The Importance of Her Voice 25 Years Later

Decemember 7, 2017 Think back to 1992, the Year of the Woman, Anita Hill, Clarence Thomas. Now turn on the news, any channel. We all know that history repeats itself, but how many times in one year? This year has truly been a year of repetitive history intensified and spiraling out of control. It also … More Echoes of Anita: The Importance of Her Voice 25 Years Later

A Year Later: The Political Pendulum Continues to Swing

November 8, 2016. The day many of us headed to the polls to cast a ballot of either indifference or excitement. No matter where you stand on voting and its politics, chances are you had a feeling that we would wake up on November 9, 2016, with our first woman president. November 9, 2017, here … More A Year Later: The Political Pendulum Continues to Swing

Pulse Check on Healthcare: The Breakdown of All Your Healthcare Concerns

Trump’s campaign and victory in the 2016 presidential election highlighted deep divisions in our “united” states. One such division is over our country’s healthcare system. Should we follow the examples of countries like the UK, France, Canada, and Switzerland and push for a universal healthcare system? Or should we return to the “good old days” … More Pulse Check on Healthcare: The Breakdown of All Your Healthcare Concerns

2017

Below is a skit written by 11th grader, Curtis Paige. He channels the concerns many people had coming into 2017 with the political climate that we had and are still dealing with. Check out the work of this young playwright. Curtis: Today is January. Feels like the month of sorrow Because I feel like these … More 2017

Dear Colin Kaepernick: All You Had To Do Was Play The Game, Boy

All you had to do was throw the ball, boy. We concealed this auction block well, didn’t we, boy? You didn’t know you were on sale, boy? Didn’t we tell you to just run, boy? Entertain us, boy. Win championships for us, boy. Stay in your place, boy. Don’t you dare get these other slaves, Black … More Dear Colin Kaepernick: All You Had To Do Was Play The Game, Boy

Trump’s African Soulmate

  “Our universe grants every soul a twin – a reflection of themselves- the kindred spirit.” None of Trump’s numerous significant others have managed to fit this script, but guess who does. Another unprepared, unqualified, charismatic, anti-establishment president whose impeachment has been the desire of the masses from the get, South Africa’s President Zuma. Clearly … More Trump’s African Soulmate