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Bad Policing or Racist Policing?

Bad Policing or Racist Policing?

David Higuchi

August 22, 2018

Most in Clayton have probably heard by now the story of the ten incoming black Washington University students stopped by Clayton police responding to a dine and dash at the IHOP on Clayton road. The students turned out to be innocent. The story received widespread national attention with accusations...

Pro / Con: La Croix

Pro / Con: La Croix

May 17, 2018

With cans of La Croix sparkling water found all across the CHS campus--especially in the Globe's fridge--the staff decided to debate whether or not it is worth buying the beverage.

STAFF ED: Detained

STAFF ED: Detained

Ashley Chung, Senior Managing Editor

May 13, 2018

Detention. The epitome of a high school punishment. When portrayed in media, it is lacking energy, boring, and silent. But during lunch periods on March 19 and 20, the mass detention in the auditorium was humming with energy. About 300 students had received detentions for walking out in protest of gun...

Trade War: What it could mean for America?

Trade War: What it could mean for America?

Neema Naemi, Page Editor

May 13, 2018

Trump says winning a Trade War will be easy but history might tell us otherwise. Greater tariffs on imported goods and greater tensions with China could be results of the Trade War. While the idea of a Trade War may seem crazy it has happened before. In 1927, George and Ira Gershwin create a musical c...

Love, The Globe: A Foreign Affair

Love, The Globe: A Foreign Affair

Samantha Zeid, Page Editor

May 8, 2018

Love is often pictured as an infatuation, an attraction, a connection to a tangible being. But for me, love is an intangible passion for an intangible extence. Love is the deep clutch we hold on that which makes us glad to be alive. This love, my love, is not for a person, a place or even one thing. My love burns for the world that has opened up for me through my passion for languages.

STAFF ED: Gun Control

STAFF ED: Gun Control

Anna Sturmoski, Copy Editor

May 3, 2018

There should be no instance in which the last thing a child hears is the sound of gunfire. In America, this has been the case with far too many children as of late. In February, at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Parkland, 15 children were killed, as well as two adults. On March 7, 17-year-old...

Today’s Vietnam

Today’s Vietnam

Mitali Sharma, Editor-in-Chief

April 9, 2018

Trump’s first year in office entailed discriminatory travel bans, environmental crises, Nazi rallies, nuclear threats, lies and dreams dissolving into dust. As the anniversary of Trump’s inauguration came around, my girlfriends and I took to the streets in the 2018 Women’s March to express our...

STAFF ED: Got Homework?

STAFF ED: Got Homework?

April 8, 2018

On the weekends following February 19 and March 9, Kirkwood High School students had one less worry due to a newly enacted no-weekend-homework policy. These two weekends functioned as an experiment as part of an initiative to improve both student and teacher mental health. In order to enforce this...

“Kids These Days”

“Kids These Days”

Ashley Chung, Senior Managing Editor

April 2, 2018

“Kids these days…” Every generation has heard this phrase or some variation of it. Whether it was said 30 years ago, or two years ago, this phrase underlines the disapproval younger generations get from older generations. Today, Millennials and Generation Zs are at the brunt of this insult. De...

March For Our Lives, Miami

March For Our Lives, Miami

Keilan Morrissey, Reporter

April 2, 2018

On March 24th, 2018, the youth of America and other citizens voiced their opinions regarding gun safety in schools. On this date, my family and I were visiting Miami, the sister city of Parkland, which was the site of the most recent school shooting. While Parkland citizens gathered to protest the lack of...

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