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The Price Martin Luther King Jr. Paid
EDITORIAL

The Price Martin Luther King Jr. Paid

By: Naomi Merlain, News Reporter (@NMerlain)   What would America look like without Martin Luther King Jr? Would African-Americans still be held down by the segregated mindset of what was the American people?   Would we be as proud, strong and liberated as we are today? Had Dr. King, not taken on the responsibility of leading…

From King to Kaepernick: How Protests Haven’t Changed
NEWS

From King to Kaepernick: How Protests Haven’t Changed

By: Justin Cohen, Assistant Copy Editor (@JustinThat1Kid)   As we remember the life of Martin Luther King, Jr., we must look beyond the portrayal of him as a great uniter of the races, beloved by all. To see the man only for his Dream is a great disservice to his ultimate sacrifice. Freedom was not…