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How do You Step? Black History Month Closing Event

How do You Step? Black History Month Closing Event

Daniel Jacobson, Staff Writer

March 3, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture, Featured, Foothill Life

“How do you step?” was the question Jason Nious, founder of MOLODI, asked an unwitting student as he walked into the Foothill cafeteria on Wednesday February 28th. Unsure of what to do, the student slowly shuffled away -- demonstrating to everyone in the room how he stepped. Nious and MOLODI perform...

Opinion: The Language of Racism

Opinion: The Language of Racism

Eman Magzoub, Staff Writer

February 24, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Opinion + Politics

“Ew, your color is like chocolate.” said a little girl in disgust. It was the first time I had heard that word being used in a negative way. Chocolate. Everyone loves chocolate. How come my chocolate colored skin was gross to them? As a five year old, I didn’t get it -- but it still spited ...

Black History Month Opening Ceremony Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.

Black History Month Opening Ceremony Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.

Zahra Muzaffar and Aisha Chabane

February 13, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life

Every seat and every inch of wall space of the dining room was filled as the Foothill College community awaited the Opening Ceremony of Black History Month this past Wednesday. The event honored the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, an iconic figure in the fight for civi...

#BlackMindsMatter: Assumptions of Criminality

#BlackMindsMatter: Assumptions of Criminality

Stephen So, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Featured, Foothill Life

The #BlackMindsMatter Movement started on Foothill College in a screening of the “Black Minds Matter” webinar series last Fall presented by Dr. Luke Wood of UC San Diego. On Friday, February 9, a recap of the event was hosted by Sam White and Carolyn Holcroft in the Hearthside Lounge. An underl...

A Musical Start to Black History Month

A Musical Start to Black History Month

Devaki Dikshit, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under Foothill Life

“I do apologize for walking into your home, and not letting you know we were coming,” spoke a dancer to the beat of the drums. She introduced the music to the cafeteria in the form of a poem: peaceful, rhythmic, intertwined with powerful lines that drew in the crowd. “This land we eat from, t...

Jewish Heritage Month: Week of Welcome

Jewish Heritage Month: Week of Welcome

Liza Turchinsky, Editor-in-Chief

January 10, 2018


Filed under Featured, Foothill Life

Jewish Heritage Month kicked off with music, food, and gratitude.

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