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Espacio honors civil rights activist

Espacio honors civil rights activist

Mary Perez, Reporter

January 14, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday on Monday, part of Martin Luther King Jr.’s infamous “I Have a Dream” speech was played at assembly today. Students have the day off on Monday to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr., an activist who is remembered for his work in racial equality. ...

Academy Awards viewers speak out on Chris Rock’s monologue

Academy Awards viewers speak out on Chris Rock’s monologue

Catherine Dana, Senior Reporter

March 1, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, Interactives

Academy Awards host Chris Rock directly addressed the topic of #OscarsSoWhite in a monologue on why he decided against declining the offer host the award show. He additionally addressed why the issue arose, what he felt would be solutions to the accusations of racism in Hollywood and satirized oth...

Racial insensitivity triggers community discussion

Racial insensitivity triggers community discussion

Editorial Board

February 4, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorials

As Black History Month begins, it can be easy to say there has been significant progress for African American rights since the 1940s civil rights movements, but even in 2016, racism is still a problem. Approximately 100 high schoolers from predominantly Catholic Bay Area high schools attended a "wigger"-...

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