Shirley Napoleone

Shirley Napoleone

I am currently a junior at the Orange County School of the Arts for Creative Writing. My work has been accepted in the horror magazine Blood Moon Rising, online for 1888 Center, and my screenplay is the winner of the 2017 FanFilm Awards. When I'm not writing, I'm either hunting ghosts or curling up somewhere with a book and some music. I enjoy reading, writing, fangirling, and just want to have my voice heard, and help my peers keep up with their quick-paced and ever-changing world.
Dakota Access pipeline project green lighted

Dakota Access pipeline project green lighted

On Feb. 8, the Army Corps of Engineers granted the final easement the Energy Transfers Partners needed to continue construction of the Dakota Access pipeline (DAPL). The pipeline’s approvals came when President Trump signed an executive order stating that “the acting...

Tension builds for the Dakota Access pipeline

Tension builds for the Dakota Access pipeline

On Feb. 1, at least 70 protesters at the site for the Dakota Access pipeline (DAPL) were arrested. According to the North Dakota Joint Information Center, “[a] rogue group of protesters trie[d] to establish a new illegal camp on private property, against the request...