• March 14Hundreds of El Mo students "lie in" for 17 minutes

  • March 14Renowned physicist, Stephen Hawking passes

  • March 11'Black Panther' surpasses $1 billion in global box office

  • February 4Eagles edge out Patriots to win Super Bowl LII


Race and Representation in Film

Race and Representation in Film

Michael Hill, Staff Writer

December 18, 2014

Filed under Columns, Showcase

Representation of people of color has always been an issue in the film industry. Actors of color have less of a priority of being casted for a role that requires an ethnic role. For example, “Exodus: Gods and Kings” casts Christian Bale as an Egyptian, despite the fact that he is caucasian. Egyptians...

He is the Gift

He is the Gift

Jordan Cowdell, Staff Writer

December 17, 2014

Filed under Media&Arts

As we all know, the Christmas season brings plenty of good cheer as many gifts are bought and given, gingerbread houses decorated and eaten, and plenty of children making long lists for Santa. The holiday deals increasing, making it impossible to ignore. The people rushing, trying to get the perfect...

The Michael Brown Misunderstanding

The Michael Brown Misunderstanding

Hannah Sutherland, Online Manager

December 15, 2014

Filed under Columns, Editor's Picks, Showcase

...let’s take a look into the life of Michael Brown. The 6’4”-tall, 292-pound man was no stranger to the justice system, possessing a string of juvenile crimes ranging from domestic violence to gang affiliation. And, people seem to forget that on the day of his shooting, he and his friend, Dorian Johnson, were captured on camera strong-arm robbing a convenience store and physically assaulting the store’s owner.

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