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I Miss Whitney Young

March 26, 2020

I miss Whitney Young. I miss walking the colorful halls, spending time with my classmates, and listening to my teachers’ lectures. I miss being educated by my substitute teachers on the fourth dimension and the benefits of joining the Scholastic Bowl team. I would give anything to receive another W...

How Old is America?

Damani Hood

September 26, 2019

How long has America been America ?  No one really knows the true answer to what seems like a simple query.  Did it start with the Declaration of Independence? The American Revolution?  Or at the start of the first colonization...

Billy Poole-Harris

Billy Poole-Harris

February 6, 2019

Black YouTubers

Black YouTubers

February 6, 2019

Keith Jones

Keith Jones

February 6, 2019

Kyla Hubbard

Kyla Hubbard

February 6, 2019

Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson

February 6, 2019

Willie Pickens

February 5, 2019

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