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Covid-19 vaccine digital graphic | Source: Phila.gov
OPINION

The Importance of Vaccines in Herd Immunity

While the country continues to recover from the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, it is crucial that our society becomes more knowledgeable about the things that we can do for the well-being of our communities. A personal discover of Herd Immunity. 


Listening And Learning Session Hosted by Dr. Watlington | Source: School District of Philadelphia 100 Day Plan
NEWS

Philly Responds to a New School District Proposal

In the Spring of 2023, Dr. Watlington plans on introducing a 5-Year Strategic Plan. In order to develop this plan he has held advisory groups consisting of district administrators and students and teachers. In one particular advisory group called "Critical Friends," attendants shared very mixed opinions and criticisms on the transition plan, and how beneficial it will be to Philly's schools.  


Protestors of gerrymandering outside the supreme court last March | Courtesy: The Washington Post, Evelyn Hockstien 
NEWS

Pushing the Boundaries: The Politics of Place

Gerrymandering is threatening democracy in the US, although only occurring once every decade its lasting effect can have hurtful impacts on communities of color and election results. Fair voter representation is a staple of democracy and gerrymandering is preventing it.  








Over the years, FIFA has been accused of corruption, bribery, and other criminal offenses. 6000+  South Asian migrant workers died while working on FIFA’s infrastructure in Qatar for the 2022 World Cup. | (Courtesy: SN, NBC, Sky Sports, AP, BBC, Peakpx)
POP-CULTURE

Leveling the Playing Field

The sports industry today extends beyond the playing field, from stadium food and memorabilia booths to TV rights and sponsorships. Over the years, FIFA has been accused of corruption, bribery, and other criminal offenses. Examine and analyze some of these instances and dive deep into the case study of alcohol and FIFA, hoping to conclude with possible resolutions to the persistent problem that we witnessed in 2014 as well as this year, in Qatar. 




Blockchains are a technology with the potential to revolutionize the healthcare industry by connecting all patient records and making them more accessible than ever | (Tanisha Agrawal/Bullhorn Journalist)
NEWS

A Pitch to Enhance our Healthcare Systems

Healthcare investment is one of the most significant components of the American economy. Despite this, there are still substantial problems impeding the progress of patient treatment. Blockchains, a relatively new and flourishing technology, can be used to solve a lot of significant problems faced by doctors, patients, and insurance companies. 


我在费城的故事才刚刚开始,既容易接受也容易改变。
NEWS

从另一角度看

最近从印度搬到宾州,我融入美国社会的旅程才刚刚开始。但在我之前,有几位青少年移民到费城,并在美国社会中崭露头角。这是他们的故事以及他们是如何做到的。


Mi historia en Filadelfia acaba de comenzar, vulnerable a la aceptación como al cambio.
NEWS

La vista del otro lado

Al mudarme desde la India a Pensilvania, mi experiencia de asimilación a la sociedad Estadounidense acaba de comenzar. Converse con otros jóvenes inmigrantes en la ciudad de Filadelfia acerca de cómo ellos mantienen su cultura viva y lo que significa el asimilarse en una nueva sociedad. 


Megan thee Stallion, Kit Conner, and Harry Styles: Three of the Many Celebrities Accused of Queerbaiting | (Rowan Arthur/Bullhorn Journalist)
POP-CULTURE

Enough of Queerbaiting!

Public backlash supporting queer baiting in the media is increasing. This feedback, however, is largely unfounded, and the rhetoric that it enables is destructive to the LGBTQ+ community. 


Zip Code map used for School District Application Process | Produced by Rory Gonzales
NEWS

A Freshman Perspective on a New Student Selection Process

The new application process in the Philadelphia School District abruptly changed admission for all incoming high schoolers last year. This sudden change deeply affected the results of admission into top Philadelphia magnet schools. Through intervewing and polling current freshman we found that students were able to fit in and find their place in schools despite thoughts and critiscms.

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