Opinion

Opinion: All lives matter

Opinion: All lives matter

Every year Google hosts a competition for children to draw a special variant of their logo and the 2015 winner has been revealed as art regarding the controversial “black lives matter” protests against police violence. The art is a beautiful representation of a rich...

Sidewalk activism

Sidewalk activism

At first glance, the bright, blue chalk scribbled on the sidewalk might be mistaken for a child’s playful scrawl. But it reads “shot at point blank”. The words are a tribute to Ezell Ford, a black homeless man who two LAPD police officers shot dead in 2014. The artist...

Black Lives Matter movement alive at Dorsey

Black Lives Matter movement alive at Dorsey

On Sept. 29, Dorsey High School located in the Crenshaw District, was the very first LAUSD high school to hold a Black Lives Matter panel called "Black Lives, We Matter Here!" Students' voices were finally able to be heard. This wasn't a protest but rather a...

Opinion: How we can change the policing system

Opinion: How we can change the policing system

I’m sure everyone knows about the murder of George Floyd by now. The impact of his death is evident from the protests that are happening across the country, to the black fist that is now the profile picture of thousands of social media accounts. Many people,...