The Torch

Exclusive Activism: Is #MarchForOurLives for Minorities?

Kennisa L. Ragland, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018

A thematically important question in a Liberation Theology course I took was in the form of a phrase: "for whom?" It possesses meaningful and directive implications. That being said, I'd like to attach it to the end of an is...

When cops are killed too

Sahn Choi, Contributing Writer

October 19, 2016

In late 2014, protesters in New York City shouted, “What do we want? Dead cops! When do we want it? Now!” after the police killing of Eric Garner. Since then, the protestors’ wishes have certainly come true. On July 7,...

Policing in America needs change

Beatriz da Costa, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2016

“That looks like a bad dude.” These were words used to describe Terence Crutcher in his final seconds before death. In fact, those words were the determining factor of whether or not the father of four would be unreasonably...

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