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How a Hashtag is Changing the LSR-7 School District

Anna Eulinger and Lily Salmond As the Black Lives Matter movement raced across the nation, a Twitter hashtag initiated by West alumna Maryam Khalil sparked...

How West Students Work to Support the Black Lives Matter Movement

Anna Long and Hayden Peters Senior Mohamed Haji said that seeing the footage of George Floyd’s murder caused him to tear up. “It could have...

West Students Protest Police Brutality

On the weekend of May 30th, protesters gathered on the Plaza to protest systemic racism and police brutality within the city’s police department and...

Is Black Lives Matter still relevant?

Commentary by Hannah Bushman An unarmed black teen was fatally shot while walking home. Sound familiar? If the answer is no, chances are you don’t...