Category: POLITICS & ACTIVISM

The upcoming Mayoral election and what it means for MSD students

The upcoming Mayoral election and what it means for MSD students

Parkland Mayoral candidates Rich Walker (left) and Stacy Kagan (right) prepare to face off in November 3, 2020 election. Photos courtesy of Rich Walker and Stacy Kagan official campaigns

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Broward Sheriff Gregory Tony announced that two additional deputies have been fired as a result of the agency's internal affairs investigation into the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland at BSO headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on June 26, 2019. (Joe Cavaretta/Sun Sentinel/TNS)

Broward County August Primary Recap: Black candidates sweep county-wide elections

In a year consumed by Coronavirus, racial justice protests and an impending presidential election, voters across Broward County turned out to vote in this year’s Aug. 18 primary election. With changing demographics and racial politics, Black candidates swept the ballot across Broward, with all five […]

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The Life and Legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

[Multimedia] The Life and Legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks on stage after declaring victory in the South Carolina presidential primary on Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, in Columbia, S.C. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images/TNS)

Presidential candidate Joe Biden breaks presidential campaign fundraising records

In the final months leading up to the election, Democratic presidential nominee, Joe Biden, has amassed a record-breaking $364 million in campaign funds. Biden is the only nominee to ever obtain such a large sum of money in a one-month period. Biden’s $364 million has […]

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The term "ACAB" has sparked wide-spread debate over whether or not the phrase is anti-police or simply a critique of the institution.  Graphic by Brianna Jesionowski.

[Opinion] Saying ACAB is justified

This editorial is the opinion of the individual author and does not necessarily reflect the opinion of the Eagle Eye Editorial Board. As Black Lives Matter protesters take to the streets, new mantras have been created and widely popularized through social media. Among these slogans […]

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In this screenshot from the RNC's livestream of the 2020 Republican National Convention, U.S. President Donald Trump hosts a naturalization ceremony for new citizens in a pre-recorded video broadcasted during the virtual convention on August 25, 2020. (Photo Courtesy of the Committee on Arrangements for the 2020 Republican National Committee via Getty Images/TNS)

[Opinion] Tokenism must be addressed in American politics

As the world becomes more accepting and welcoming of others, more and more places have begun to experience more open diversity. Recently, businesses see a greater need for diversity and are hiring people accordingly to make it possible. This is great news for minorities and […]

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The Coral Springs Postal Office is only one among many post offices that have been affected by these changes. Photo by Rayne Welser.

Concerns arise after recent changes to US Postal Service

*Indicates that the name of a source has been changed to protect their identity On June 15, Louis DeJoy took over as the 75th Postmaster General for the United States Postal Service. DeJoy immediately implemented operational changes, which have drawn criticism from postal workers and […]

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The Los Angeles Lakers, including LeBron James and Anthony Davis, wear Black Lives Matter shirts while kneeling during the national anthem prior to a game against the Los Angeles Clippers and head coach Doc Rivers, right, at The Arena at ESPN Wide World Of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, on Friday, July 30, 2020. (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images/TNS)

[Multimedia] Professional athletes boycott scheduled games to show their support for the Black Lives Matter movement

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Protestors from Parkland and Coral Springs embark on a solidarity walk, making their way to Coral Springs City Hall as nearby drivers honk in support. Photo by Ashley Ferrer

[Multimedia] Black Lives Matter movement gains support in South Florida

Reporting by Ashley Ferrer, Mackenzie Quinn, Ryan Servaites, Ivy Lam, Anisah Steele, Travis Newbery and Haley Jackson

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Protesters gather to protest against police brutality, supporting the Black Lives Matter Movement, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Photo by Anna Bayuk

Black Lives Matter protests make their way around Broward county following the death of George Floyd

In the past week, the impact of the Black Lives Matter movement became very prevalent in Broward county. Residents from all over the county gathered in Fort Lauderdale, Coral Springs and Sunrise to peacefully protest against police brutality and institutionalized racism.  Recently, a multitude of […]

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