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Students of color are not diversity props

Students of color are not diversity props

by Amy Schaffer and Maggie Hart

March 29, 2019

Using the few students of color to mask the lack of diversity in a school makes a prop out of them.

Kansas City Created Me

Kansas City Created Me

by Margaux Renee, Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2019

Growing up in KC marks you for life.

Our Boys are Broken

Our Boys are Broken

by Lily Hart, Web Editor

March 18, 2019

Toxic masculinity destroys men mentally and emotionally from the time they are exposed to it. Society needs to mend this evil it has created.

Being pro-life isn’t partisan

Being pro-life isn’t partisan

by Tess Jones, Instagram Editor

March 13, 2019

Being pro-life is one’s belief, it doesn't determine your political party.

On the Come Up: a look into young hip hop

On the Come Up: a look into young hip hop

by Faith Andrews-O'Neal, Opinion Editor

March 1, 2019

If the Hate U Give acted as a vignette into the lives of students of color at STA, “On the Come Up” takes us across the Troost divide.

Being clean isn’t just about tidying

Being clean isn’t just about tidying

by Julia Kerrigan, Editor-in-Chief

February 28, 2019

Messy beasts don’t browse the aisles of Target for storage solutions, right? Wrong. Storage solutions let me keep more papers, organize more knick-knacks and tuck away more random objects I never use but keep out of some sense of obligation.

Beyoncé is not overrated

Beyoncé is not overrated

by Faith Andrews-O'Neal, Opinion Editor

February 27, 2019

Women of color are the foundation of this country, and Beyonce is part of that.

Dior is anti-feminist feminism

Dior is anti-feminist feminism

by Mckenzie Heffron, Writer

February 25, 2019

As model after white model stormed the runway, my heart sank a little more. From that point, I knew Dior had entered the unfortunate sector of white feminism, which focuses on the struggles of white women while ignoring the oppression of other minorities.

Part-time jobs build practical skills

Part-time jobs build practical skills

by Mary Massman, Breaking News Editor

February 18, 2019

Part-time jobs aid teenager’s development of real-world skills.

Age doesn’t excuse bigotry

Age doesn’t excuse bigotry

by Rachel Robinson, Writer

February 18, 2019

Prejudice is not going to die out with older generations so it’s important not to tolerate bigotry just because of the age of the bigot.

Insulin must be for all

Insulin must be for all

by Anna Ronan, Design Editor

February 17, 2019

Advocacy for those struggling with diabetes is necessary in this time of exponentially rising insulin prices.

The “r-word” should never be used

The “r-word” should never be used

by Olivia Wirtz, Writer

December 16, 2018

The usage of the r-word broadcasts negativity.