The Stampede

Polarization has a been prevalent due to the increasing pressure to be politically correct
Divide and Political Correctness
Edi Zhang, Online Editor

As seen with the numerous social movements over the last decade, politics has found itself deeply intertwined with social interaction and popularity. The demand for people to be...

Citizens voice their opinions in an online republic.  The internet has empowered many to speak, inform, and discuss.  However, maintaining this new system requires us to be responsible and careful.
The Future of our Online Democracy
Lawrence Feng, Staff Writer

Netizens have manipulated, misinterpreted and misrepresented the truth for far too long.  These practices contradict the principles of civil discourse, degrading the value of...

In a large show of support for the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement, millions of social media users posted a black screen under the hashtag #BlackOutTuesday on June 2. Despite this, there has been a substantial decrease in the amount of people actively backing BLM and fighting for social justice on social media in the months since Blackout Tuesday.
Performative activism: The newest threat to Black Lives Matter
Seta Salkhi and Mason Hanshaw

After the well-publicized deaths of Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd, and Breonna Taylor, there was a drastic increase in activism and support on social media for the Black Lives Matter...

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