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Take a Stand by Sitting Down

By Luke L and Addison A

In August of 2016 Colin Kaepernick did something that surprised America. He stood up by sitting down.  A preseason football game, a song, a flag, a bench, and a man who sat down. 

The first time Kaepernick protested (what he is now so infamous for doing), there was an uproar. People in the crowd were calling him a “coward,”  “someone who should be banned,” “not a true American,” but then Kaepernick explained why he knelt: to show more respect to the flag. Continue reading Take a Stand by Sitting Down

The Syrian Crisis

Syria is a Middle Eastern country, bordered by the Mediterranean Sea, Israel, Turkey, Iraq, Lebanon and Jordan. This 71,998 square mile war-torn country is the source of millions of refugees escaping to the nearby nations, the European Union and the United States. But how has Syria become the center of one of the biggest humanitarian and migrant crises that the modern world has seen? Continue reading The Syrian Crisis

Consumer Electronics Show 2015

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is the biggest tech show of the year. Hundreds of thousands of people come to see what the tech giants and small startups have to show off on the show floor. Continue reading Consumer Electronics Show 2015

Marvel’s Red Carpet Characters: Behind the Silver Screen

Marvel Studios have made many movies over the years. They have investment strategies, and certain ingenious contracts. I, being the good person that I am, took the time to explain anything and everything you might need to know about the upcoming Marvel movies. Continue reading Marvel’s Red Carpet Characters: Behind the Silver Screen