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Not Just a Part of History

Not Just a Part of History

Francisco Fiori
February 16
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL

The smell of popcorn traveled around the Michigan Theater as the entire Community High School student body made their way to their seats. The students were there to watch the 2014 BET award winning film “Selma,” concerning Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s marches in Selma, Alabama, protesting the ...

Color On The Screen

Color On The Screen

Kenneth Simpson
January 6
Filed under A & E, FRONT PAGE, OPINION

  When I was little, I was always a huge fan of Indiana Jones and how he stole treasure from impossible booby traps and always survived. Later on in life, I developed a better appreciation for action/adventure genre. I was slowly realizing a trend: Why does the main character always have t...

Michele Norris Discusses Race and Activism

Michele Norris Discusses Race and Activism

Melanie Langa and Sarah Kerson
January 16
Filed under UNCATEGORIZED

During the 26th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. symposium at the University of Michigan, keynote speaker Michele Norris played the race card. The NPR correspondent and recent author is collecting postcards that detail the nation's thoughts on race. The post cards ask for a six word sentence or phrase that describes a personal experience or o...

Lessons From a Journalist

Melanie Langa
October 22
Filed under CREATIVE WRITING

Listen to Melanie read her essay below. Michele Norris Michele Norris, radio journalist and host of NPR’s program “All Things Considered,” spoke at Borders on Liberty St. Monday October 18. “All Things Considered” is a regular part of my schedule because it is on at 4:00, the time when ...

Less Than An Hour Away

Eva Hattie L. Schueler
May 18
Filed under OPINION

I have lived in Ann Arbor my entire life; which means my entire life, I have lived less than an hour away from Detroit. I've never really thought about this before. I mean, sure, I've driven through Detroit multiple times on the way to Canada, and I went there a couple years ago to see the Broadway production...

Diversity at Community

Diversity at Community

Melanie Langa and Shadi Ahmadmehrabi
April 11
Filed under FEATURES, FRONT PAGE, NEWS, STUDENT LIFE, VIDEO

Dan Eder, a Freshman at Community High School shares his views on stereotypes and racism. Racial discrimination is often talked about as a thing of the past, but even in Ann Arbor, a city that prides itself on acceptance, the issue is not laid to rest.  Comparitively, CHS is not as diverse as the rest of t...

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