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Professional sports teams protest racial inequality

San Francisco 49ers players kneel during the national anthem to protest police brutality and racial injustice at a game in 2017. This was one form of protest in sports used three years ago that members of certain teams, such as the San Francisco Giants, employ today.
Teams cancel and postpone games in response to Jacob Blake shooting
August 31, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE Last week, professional basketball, soccer, and baseball teams postponed games in protest of police brutality sparked by a shooting. One basketball team, the Milwaukee Bucks, decided not...

Student walkout falls short

Juniors sit outside Convent High School during class to participate in the National School Walkout protesting gun control. The walkout took place on April 20th — the 19th anniversary of the shooting at Columbine High School.
April 22, 2018

ANALYSIS Students across all 50 states took part in the National School Walkout at 10 a.m. on Friday, protesting gun violence in memory of the 19th anniversary of the shooting at Columbine High School,...

Opinion: Letting history repeat itself

Opinion: Letting history repeat itself
Marches consistently prove effective, resulting in legislative change throughout time.
March 14, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE As thousands of students across the nation left their classes just before 10 a.m. today, several others chose to remain at their desks, saying that walkouts are ineffectual methods of protest...

Classes pause for National School Walkout

March 14, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE Hundreds of Convent & Stuart Hall students left class this morning at 10 a.m. to participate in the National School Walkout, a student-led, nationwide protest in support of stricter gun...

Flint residents continue struggle for a basic human right

Flint residents continue struggle for a basic human right
January 5, 2017

Cooking and cleaning up from Thanksgiving dinner was complicated for the residents of Flint, Michigan who had to rely on bottled water to cook and clean as they could not access clean, running water. Christmas...

Occupiers in Oakland move from encampment, but continue to protest

Occupiers in Oakland move from encampment, but continue to protest
March 13, 2012

Rebecca Lee Editor-in-Chief Small patches of green grass are beginning to regrow in Oscar Grant Plaza, formerly Frank H. Ogawa Plaza and the site of the Occupy Oakland encampment. Although the protesters...

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