The A-Blast

Modern day Holocaust

Fatima Sayed Eltayeb, Editorials Editor

October 21, 2020

After the Holocaust ended, we swore that nothing like it would ever happen again. Unfortunately, history has a way of repeating itself.  This time around, it’s not Jewish people being persecuted. It is the Uyghur Muslims in...

Masks are not required in schools, but dress code rules still stand

Fatima Sayed Eltayeb, Editorials Editor

October 21, 2020

Many school districts across the nation aren’t following CDC guidelines by not making masks mandatory in school. Many believe that masks restrict their rights and claim that they aren’t useful. On the other hand, a large...

Breonna Taylor deserved better

Fatima Sayed Eltayeb, Editorials Editor

October 21, 2020

Many already knew the outcome of Breonna Taylor’s case before it was even announced. Nobody had faith that the justice system would do her any good. They were right to believe that, because that’s exactly what happened. Bret...

Are women’s reproductive rights on the line?

Fatima Sayed Eltayeb, Editorials Editor

October 21, 2020

    Shortly following the news of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death, new conversations arose regarding who shall replace her. Trump wasted no time in nominating Judge Amy Coney Barrett to fill the vacant...

Lack of diversity for POC in Hollywood

Fatima Sayed Eltayeb, Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

In the past few years, the entertainment industry has branched out by creating more roles for people of color. On the other hand, there still is a huge issue regarding colorism and the lack of acting roles for people of color. Spec...

President Donald Trump (R) has challenged the impeachment investigation by releasing a transcript of the phone call between him and the president of Ukraine.

Begin the impeachment

October 23, 2019

Are designer babies a good idea?

Luke Elkins, Editorials Editor

December 18, 2018

Imagine a world where parents are able to pick and choose the traits they want for their child. You could choose their eye color, hair color, height, gender, and any factor determined by genes. This could be the new reality...

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