The Modern Civil Rights Frontier

Children protest against police brutality.

Lily Sanz, Editor-in-Chief

April 16, 2015

The United States of America has undoubtedly pictured itself as a culturally, socially, politically and economically modern country that has been the forerunner of Western thinking in the world. We are the self-proclaimed “city on a hill,” shining brightly for the rest of the world to follow. While...

South Carolina Police = Racist?

South Carolina Police = Racist?

Tori Nguyen, Photographer

April 8, 2015

Michael Slager, a white officer, repeatedly shot at an unarmed man an astonishing 8 times. The man was a 50-year-old, African American, Walter Scott. Slager claims that when pulling over Scott for a broken taillight, he had used a taser gun on him and Scott reacted by trying to take the officer'...

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