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Kim Janey makes history as both the first person of color and first woman to serve as mayor. (Source: Kim Janey)
Janey Jolts History As Boston’s First Black Female Mayor
By Mira Yu (III) and Halima Mohamed (III)

Acting Mayor Kim Janey will become the first Black female Mayor of Boston following the appointment of former Mayor Marty Walsh as Secretary of Labor under...

Trump supporters storm the Capitol in attempt to create change. (Source: John Minchillo)
Facing History Group Chat Tackles Capitol Attack
By Joanna Lin (IV) and Ross Wilson (VI)

In response to the attacks on the United States Capitol on January 6, Ms. Judi Freeman, teacher of Boston Latin School’s Facing History and Ourselves...

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Information about the upcoming virtual event for the Chinese Lunar New Year.
Lunar New Year Celebration Goes Virtual
By Yongyu Qiu (III), Contributing Writer

Lunar New Year is traditionally a time to honor deities and ancestors, as well as to bring families and friends together. To observe this tradition,...

Joker was released in October of 2019 featuring Joaquin Phoenix as Joker.
Joker (2019) Movie Review
By Elizabeth Choi (III), A&E Editor

Joker (2019), directed by Todd Phillips, is a film nominated by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for the Academy Award for Best Picture....

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The constant barrage of bad news can leave teens feeling worn out and desensitized to violence. (Source: Rodnae Productions)
Is Social Media Making Us Numb to Violence?
By Catherine Wang (III) and Cinly Mo (III)

It is not news that most American teenagers are not reading the daily newspaper or listening to radio broadcasts. Instead, social media has become an integral...

Rioters gather and climb the Capitol
Commentary on the Capitol Siege
By Levi Mattison (I), Contributing Writer

The rioters who stormed the Capitol are not true Americans. Regardless of one’s politics, everyone should condemn the markedly un-American mob that laid...

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With all the health and safety precautions, the NBA clears courts in order to prevent future spreads of the virus
NBA Trouble Without the Bubble
By Lauren Choy (III) and Madelyn Taylor (III)

When COVID-19 first started affecting the United States at the beginning of 2020, everyone was shocked, scared and uptight, including the National Basketball...

Uly Brenzel (I) commits to Dartmouth for his accomplishments in Rugby.
Spotlight on Ulysses Brenzel (I)
By Thomas Stone (I), Contributing Writer

When thinking of high school or collegiate sports, football or soccer come to mind. That, however, is not the case for senior Ulysses Brenzel. Brenzel’s...

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