Tag: police brutality

[Opinion] American media has perfected the art of demonizing children of color

[Opinion] American media has perfected the art of demonizing children of color

In America, minorities are victims of dehumanization and criminalization, especially in the news. The media perpetuates a false narrative that negatively impacts the perception of colored youth. As shown on multiple occasions, children of color are depicted as thugs or gang bangers, and oftentimes have […]

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[Opinion] America has always been racist, but you had the privilege to ignore it

[Opinion] America has always been racist, but you had the privilege to ignore it

Amid the recent protests in the United States, it has become evident that the American justice system works against minorities, specifically African Americans. From Trayvon Martin to George Floyd, unarmed black men are treated as inferior simply because of their skin color. Regardless of how […]

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Official Super Bowl LIV logo

Super Bowl LIV’s commercials bring various emotions to viewers

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Catalonia hurtles towards independence after referendum

Catalonia hurtles towards independence after referendum

The city of Barcelona was brought to a standstill over recent days as the Catalonian public clashed with the Spanish police following the controversial independence vote last Sunday, Oct. 1. Massive crowds converged in the city centre to vent their anger at what they perceived […]

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Dallas Cowboys lock arms and take a knee during the national anthem in protest of police brutality. Photo credit to Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Athletes should feel free to kneel during anthem

Ever since San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick kneeled for the United States national anthem, “The Star-Spangled Banner” in 2016, several other NFL players and teams have followed his example. The actions of these football players symbolize a peaceful protest against police brutality in America. […]

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Beyoncé Gets in Formation

Beyoncé Gets in Formation

The Queen has returned. On Saturday, February 6th,  just in time for her halftime show performance, Beyoncé unexpectedly released a new pro-black anthem, entitled “Formation”  exclusively through Tidal. Along with the single, she released a powerful music video that- needless to say- broke the internet. Throughout […]

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