• Don’t Miss Out On The Movie Everyone’s Talking About: Get Out
    10:30 AM

    Unsettling, challenging, suspenseful…there are roughly another thousand words that can be used to describe Jordan Peele’s Get Out, but among them all, one stands out: risky. Arguably one of the first honest movies to appear on the screen for quite some time, Get Out focuses on an interracial couple and the notion of being an outsider (in this case, being black)

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  • Niles West Hosts Second Stand Against Racism Event
    8:27 AM

    The student body and staff of Niles West will stand against racism for the second year in a school-wide demonstration scheduled for Friday, April 29. During a 45-minute homeroom, a circle of students and faculty will be formed around the school in a visible protest against racial inequality. This stand is not an isolated event, but is

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  • Video: Niles West ‘Stand Up Against Racism’ Event
    8:38 AM

    [media id=346] Niles West students participated in a walkout during an extended homeroom Friday, April 24 to ‘Stand Up Against Racism’. Each student was given a poster that identified what they will do to #StandUpAgainstRacism. Watch the video to see the various clubs and students as they gathered to show their support.

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  • The Washington Redskins: Insulting the Native American Culture
    8:28 AM

    The controversy of whether or not Native American names, clothing, and rituals should be incorporated into non-Native American things has been going on for a very long time. This question is not a difficult one to answer. If we just take a glance back to history, it should be pretty obvious that it is disrespectful

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