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March For Your Life
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March For Your Life

By KRISHAN PATEL Copy Editor Get up now and march for your life, For there’s more funeral invitations to send. There is no end in sight to the strife, The next shooting’s always round the bend. It’s caused American families to be wrecked. Congress refuses to pass a solution. Most want universal background checks, But...

NBA and NFL players voice their opinions on the Eric Garner verdict
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NBA and NFL players voice their opinions on the Eric Garner verdict

By KYLE ITO and TAYMOUR MOWAFAK Staff Writers Following protests across the nation, the Los Angeles Lakers wore “I Can’t Breathe” shirts at the Staples Center before Tuesday night’s game on December 9 against the Sacramento Kings, showing the team’s support for the protesters following the Eric Garner decision. “I can’t breathe” were Garner’s final...

Je Suis Charlie
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Je Suis Charlie

By IONA BATCHELDER On January 7, two masked gunmen forced their ways into the offices of French satire magazine Charlie Hebdo and opened fire. According to BBC, they killed twelve people and injured eleven, with four of those injured being seriously wounded. The gunmen were reported to have been shouting “Allahu Akbar” (God is great,...