Maya Durham

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Taking a Stand[ing Rock]

<b>In Our School</b> Alyssa Cooper ‘17 felt the passion from the protesters at Standing Rock personally. Cooper, whose heritage is rooted in the Ojibwe and …

An Estimated 500,000 People Protest at the Women’s March on Washington

Oscar Opinion: Developments in Diversity Come Slowly

We all remember the #OscarsSoWhite trend from the past two years — backlash against the Academy for failing to nominate people of color for <i>any</i> of the …

Race & Ethnicity

Post-Protests: The Practicality of Civil Disobedience

On January 21, 2017, the biggest protest in US history happened in Washington DC. An estimated 500,000 people of all ages, genders, races, …

Rights & Freedoms

Dancing the Line

Somewhere in the world right now, there is a girl watching a Beyoncé video and dreaming of being a backup dancer. She twirls and shimmies, imitating …

High School

Film Festival Delayed Due to Lack of Submissions

<i>UPDATED:<br>May 5th, 12:45 p.m.<br>Originally published May 3rd</i>City High’s annual Film Festival, hosted by the Art Club, is threatened by cancellation due to …

Film Festivals

Eat Outside the Box

As soon as winter turns to spring, City High students flock to the school’s front lawn. Whether it’s to eat, play frisbee, or just hang out, the …

Clinton’s Announced Her VP, But Who is He?

Written for Affinity Magazine<p>On Friday evening, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton announced her running mate in the 2016 election — Senator Tim …

WATCH: Rutgers students walk out of class, march to protest Trump

NEW BRUNSWICK -- More than a thousand Rutgers students and staff took to the streets Wednesday to protest president-elect Donald Trump's …

Students stage anti-Trump walkouts

<b>(CNN) —</b> At 17 years old, Maryland high school senior Samuel Kebede didn't get to vote in this year's historic election for president of the United States.<p>Instead, he found another way to make his voice heard, along with other students from Montgomery Blair High School in Silver Spring.<p>They were …

Not My President Gains Steam As Clinton Popular Vote Lead Surpasses 1.5 Million Over Trump

Those Americans who are arguing that Donald Trump is not their president got new ammo for their argument from the latest vote count data that shows …

Portland protest leaders arrested in anti-Trump demonstration

<b>UPDATE 2:10 P.M. TUESDAY: The Multnomah County District Attorney's Office has dropped its pursuit of misdemeanor criminal charges against the three</b> …

What do anti-Trump protesters want? Here are 5 key demands

<b>(CNN) —</b> Demonstrations against President-elect Donald Trump are erupting across the United States.<p>From New York to Atlanta to San Diego, thousands of people have taken to the streets.<p>The protests have been largely peaceful, but some have turned violent. In Portland, Oregon, police described one as …

Donald Trump

As Hate Crimes Spike Nationwide, Students Lead Silent Protest

• Anita Casas '18 (in focus) stands arm in arm with fellow students in the main foyer after school on Friday, November 18th. (Sofie Lie)<br>• A group of ten …

Hate Crimes