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Hosea Williams leading the first march on Cumming celebrating the anniversary of Dr. King’s birthday, January 17th, 1987. Photo by Gene Blythe/AP.

The Racism Hidden Beneath Our Feet

COLBY LANGLEY, Features Editor February 26, 2021

In an effort to reveal the scars pervading Forsyth's community, on January 24th in downtown Cumming the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) unveiled a memorial to a Black man that was lynched by a white mob...

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Five Things Friday: from the Golden Globes to “White Racism”

Berry Choi, Staff Writer January 12, 2018

01/07/18: 75th Annual Golden Globes The 75th annual Golden Globes, hosted by Seth Meyers at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, was held Sunday evening. The Golden Globes were the first major awards ceremony...

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The rally was held at the University of Virginia, where officials had planned to take down a Robert E. Lee statue.

Violence erupts after white power rally in Charlottesville

Allie Tatoy, Associate Editor August 16, 2017

`America was shocked when, on Saturday, August 12, 2017, a white nationalist rally on the campus of the University of Virginia grew violent when met by counter-protesters. Rally organizer, Jason Kessler,...

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Living as an Asian-American in a “gun-happy” society

Mahima Siripurapu, Editor-in-Chief March 30, 2017

In the midst of my errands on the unusually warm February afternoon, I found myself walking out of Walmart feeling uncomfortably sweaty in my over-sized "USA" sweatshirt and shorts. In an attempt to get...

Racism in Hollywood Still Exists?

Racism in Hollywood Still Exists?

Nethra Pillai, Online Editor October 28, 2016

After many Disney fans heard circulating rumors of a ‘whitewashed’ cast for the live-action remake of Mulan, a social media storm ensued. Recently, the petition calling for casting those of Asian...

Zootopia review: Disney impresses yet again with socially conscious, animated hit

Jordan Meaker, Editor-in-Chief March 14, 2016

Entering the theater to view Zootopia on Sunday, I knew next to nothing about Disney's newest animated flick, except for that Jason Bateman was in it and it received impressively high ratings on IMDB (8.4...

Protesters in multiple locations participated in

Ferguson and its Shiny New Lawsuit

When the Justice Department decides to sue
SungMin Park, Staff Writer February 11, 2016

  The autopsy unveiled a trail of bullet holes. It began from the right hand and led up to the top of the teenager’s head. The pathologist who conducted the autopsy, Dr. Michael Baden, did not...

Rudolph and his elf friend Hermey discuss their marginalization and the discrimination they face.

Rudolph is sexist and racist: ruining your childhood one cold hard truth at a time

Jordan Meaker, Editor-in-Chief December 15, 2015

You know Dasher, and Dancer, and Prancer, and Vixen, Comet, and Cupid, and Donner, and Blitzen. But can you recall… their blatant sexism and racism? That’s right folks. Fasten your seatbelts, as...

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