Sports

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Are all greater powers in today’s social world going to keep quiet about racist acts of violence occuring frequently?  A simple gesture made by San Francisco 49ers quarterback and civil rights activist Colin Kaepernick caught the attention of sports fans across the world.  This gave other athletes in all sports […]

Freedom Through Song
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Freedom Through Song

“You hate me, don’t you? You hate my people, your plan is to terminate my culture You’re f***in’ evil I want you to recognize that I’m a proud monkey.” Songs like “The Blacker The Berry” by Kendrick Lamar demonstrate modern music’s ability to express powerful emotions and messages about equality […]

Police Brutality
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Police Brutality

“Alton sterling- Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick first protested against racial injustice and police brutality by kneeling down during the United States national anthem in the summer of 2016. Since then, a whole movement has grown around that gesture. “This is what lynchings look like in 2016.” A […]

Oak Ridge varsity trojans playing against the Davis blue devils. The team displays the modern interpretation of Iroquoian form of the game, with the longer, single stick and box and field.
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For the Love of Lacrosse; Who to Thank and Recognize

Being ranked number one in Sacramento, and tenth in Norcal, Oak Ridge highly values their award winning lacrosse team. However, what many students don’t know about our dearly beloved sport is that lacrosse has Native American origins. Although conquistadors and Europeans have continually, inhumanely oppressed Natives throughout history, Natives still […]