Yiyi Ouyang

Yiyi Ouyang

Yiyi Ouyang is a student at The Webb Schools in Claremont, California. He participates avidly in speech, debate, and yearbook. This year, he serves as the Editor of Opinion in the Webb Canyon Chronicle, the school magazine. In addition, he heads a fundraiser for porters in countries like Peru and Tanzania. He also leads Care Mission Youth, an organization that works to help homeless citizens in Downtown LA, and California Alliance for Public Education, a coalition of students and chapters that look to improve public education through political activism.
Message to my next president: Listen to the youth

Message to my next president: Listen to the youth

Dear future president,  It seems that the world is in trouble. Temperatures are rising, along with ocean levels, wildfires scorch drylands and we face a pandemic that’s pushed us into lockdown. The whole world looks like a mess to me.    According to scientists, we...

D’Angelo Russell: The underground MVP

D’Angelo Russell: The underground MVP

Whenever someone says "Most Valuable Player," any sane basketball fan would think about LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Giannis Antetokounmpo or Kawhi Leonard. They've led their respective teams to well-seeded positions with an occasional 40-point night. Any sane...

Can LeBron James lead another team to a championship?

Can LeBron James lead another team to a championship?

$154 million. That's quite a lot of money. But for the Los Angeles Lakers, its a steal for one of the best players in the history of basketball: LeBron James Everyone wants James on their team. Whether it be the Boston Celtics or Portland Trailblazers, superstar power...

Joe Flacco or Lamar Jackson: The Ravens’ pressing decision

Joe Flacco or Lamar Jackson: The Ravens’ pressing decision

The NFL is one of America’s biggest sports, and one of the most well-known players is #13 on the New York Giants, Odell Beckham Jr. But NFL fans barely even know the New York Giants before Saquon Barkley, the star rookie running back, came onto the team. That isn’t to...

Review: A blast from the past — ‘The Twilight Zone’

Review: A blast from the past — ‘The Twilight Zone’

Old movies and shows get too little attention. The only attention they've gotten in the 21st century is their animation quality or their shoddy CGI and VFX. But after I watched "The Twilight Zone," the thing that stuck with me wasn't their poor production by modern...