Arts and Entertainment

BTS is taking the U.S. by storm

BTS is taking the U.S. by storm

When you hear music in a different language you may think, "what might they be singing about?" BTS is a K-Pop boy band from South Korea. BTS is abbreviated from their original name “Bangtan Boys” or “Bulletproof Boy Scouts” and “Beyond the Scene.” They are a seven...

‘Everything Everything’ film review

‘Everything Everything’ film review

Everything Everything, is a romantic drama film released on May 19, 2017 directed by Stella Meghie and written by J. Mills Goodloe. This film is based on the novel Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon. This film is about a romance between two teenagers. Maddie, the...

‘Everything Everything’ film review

My city is the greatest

My city is full of hope and sunshine. I remember walking past a house and hearing the bells chime. I want a city where the sun never sleeps. This city has a lot of places with mysterious treats. I remember the smell of coffee in the morning; It had a nice aroma that...

Poem: City poet

Poem: City poet

I wish there was less ignorant drivers in East L.A., I want a city with more MMA gyms around East L.A. This city kept all my memories in East L.A. I remember seeing all the race cars in East L.A. I heard the dodge with 15 pounds of boost soar through Gage street in...

Poem: My vision of L.A

Poem: My vision of L.A

I love L.A. I love L.A. because of its culture I love L.A. because it gave us Motley Crew, N.W.A, Metallica, and The Doors Even though L.A. has drugs, murders, unaffordable housing, and violent gangs I still love L.A. with a burning passion L.A. is my home I want a...

Poem: I hope to see my city rise

Poem: I hope to see my city rise

I dream to see my city rise having its cants turn into cans knowing that love has not yet died and having hope for those alive. I hope to see my city rise, knowing the disadvantages are nothing compared to the advantages waiting to arrive. I smell the churros coming...

Poem: East Los

Poem: East Los

East Los Where you can find a street vendor in every corner East Los Where no one feels like a, foreigner East Los Where low riders cruise around bumpin' oldies East Los Where walls are filled with wild colors and masterpieces East Los Where nights are filled with...

Poem: City of Angels filled with sins

Poem: City of Angels filled with sins

Seeing two guys fight on the bus and everyone went silent. I wish my city wasn’t violent. My city is filled with gangsters on most streets. Even the parks turned into war zones for these peeps. If this place was peaceful. Maybe the City of Angels wouldn’t be as...

Since when are privileges a punishment?

Since when are privileges a punishment?

I was always told it was a privilege to be home-schooled, if so since when are privileges a punishment?  In most cases a child is not given the option to either attend a public or private school or to be educated at home, but rather are just educated the way their...

The one and only Luna

The one and only Luna

Christopher Huerta is someone who is an addict to the spools of turbo sounds when air comes out violently throughout the speakers. He is very active in the gym, also is very mature, determined, and focused when given a task. He has also decided to change his last name...