Black History Spotlight

W.E.B Du Bois wrote extensively and was the best-known spokesperson for African-American rights during the first half of the 20th century. He co-founded the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (N.A.A.C.P.) in 1909. The NAACP has done a lot for the black community, for example in 1946, the NAACP won the Morgan vContinue reading “Black History Spotlight”

Coaches vs Cancer Competition

By Johnny Ferrara and Jack January      Chick-Fil-A has teamed up with Shawnee Mission East and Rockhurst High School to help fight cancer in the Coaches vs Cancer fundraiser. Coaches vs. Cancer is an annual fundraiser held at the Ward Parkway Center Chick-Fil-a. According to Leslie Swyden, the contest has been taking place atContinue reading “Coaches vs Cancer Competition”

SME Rivalry- A Coaches Perspective

By Edwin Yanez      The infamous Shawnee Mission East Rivalry is picking back up with the basketball game tonight. Our varsity basketball record is 20-0. Meanwhile, SME varsity team has a record of 8-5. I’ve decided to interview our varsity basketball coach Mr. Peter Campbell on his opinion of the rivalry with SME.  Continue reading “SME Rivalry- A Coaches Perspective”

Is Saban’s Reign Over?

By Johnny Ferrara      Nick Saban’s Crimson Tide were absolutely embarrassed by Dabo Swinney’s Clemson Tigers. The Tigers won the College Football National Championship game against The Crimson Tide, 44-16.  The Tigers dominated Alabama not only physically, but mentally as well. Saban was outcoached and unprepared compared to Swinney. Joel Klatt, Fox Sports Contributor,Continue reading “Is Saban’s Reign Over?”

Does Santa exploit his elves??

By Jack January      The media might have you believe Santa’s Elves are happy workers who work eagerly to prepare for Christmas Eve. However, this could not be further from the truth. The elves are an oppressed people who are seemingly eternally enslaved to exploitation and pain. The North Pole is not currently ownedContinue reading “Does Santa exploit his elves??”