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A protester raises her hands in the street as police use tear gas to try to take control of the scene near a Ferguson Police Department squad car after protesters lit it on fire on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in the wake of the grand jury decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Ferguson, Mo., teen Michael Brown. (Anthony Souffle / Chicago Tribune/TNS)

Losing Faith in the Criminal Justice System

December 22, 2014

By GABRIELLE SAMBOYStaff WriterPublished: December 10, 2014 As of Nov. 25, the case of Darren Wilson’s fatal shooting of Michael Brown reached a verdict before the grand jury: no indic...

Why Not Michael Brown?

September 14, 2014

  By GABRIELLE SAMBOY Staff Writer Published: September 13, 2014 This past summer, the wrongful shooting of a young African American male by a white police officer grabbed the nation’s attention. I am, of course, talking about the wrongful shooting of Michael Brown by Darren Wilson, although it’s certai...

We Must Implement New Housing and Programs For The Homeless

April 16, 2014

By GABRIELLE SAMBOY Staff Writer Published: April 16, 2014 A few years ago in my neighborhood, a ...

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Malaysia Airlines Text Was Cold And Unnecessary

March 30, 2014

  By GABRIELLE SAMBOY Staff Writer Published: March 30, 2014 In the recent developments in the case of the strange disappearance of Malaysia Airl...

Internships: Valuable Experience or Exploitation?

March 12, 2014

By GABRIELLE SAMBOY Contributing Writer Published: March 12, 2014 It is not every day that a college student gets to experience being around his or her dr...

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The Catholic Church is Being Hypocritical

February 12, 2014

By GABRIELLE SAMBOY Contributing Writer Published: February 12, 2014 As I read through a Huffington Post article titled “Catholic School Fires Gay Teacher, Drawin...