How Did the George Floyd Incident Affect our Community During Quarantine?

By Mi'kiyah * This article was written in the summer of 2020 and reflects information available at that time. Communities in Minneapolis, Minnesota broke out in protests and rioting after the killing of George Floyd, an African-American man, by the Minneapolis police officers. Many stores were burned down, the streets were cut off and [...]

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Voices of Queer and BIPOC and the American Experience

Written By Emmett For the longest time, the U.S has made it very difficult for Queer and BIPOC people to go about their lives. From getting denied basic health care to an overwhelming amount of police violence. Queer and People of Color are often treated terribly. I surveyed and talked to 8Queer and/or BIPOC individuals [...]

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Debate On Schools Reopening Amid Covid-19

Written by Kashia *This article was written on Friday July 24, 2020 and is reflective of the information available at that time The state plans on opening schools for in person learning in fall of 2020. Upon the release of this statement, they were met with many supporters as many parents and teachers have been worried [...]

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The Critical Condition in Lebanon

Written by Karisma "Riss B." *This article was written on Tuesday August 4, 2020 and is reflective of the information available at that time On August 4, 2020, the people of Beirut, Lebanon experienced a tragic accident this week involving an explosion, killing154 people and injuring 5,000 people. The explosion affected over half of [...]

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