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Peaceful demonstration allows community to advocate for racial equality

Coppell protesters stand against racism by supporting the Black Lives Matter movement behind City Hall on Wednesday. The Coppell community rallied together to spread awareness about BLM and fighting racial injustice.

Trisha Atluri, Advertising/Circulation Manager

June 4, 2020

Seven consecutive chants of “say his name” were responded by seven consecutive shouts of “George Floyd” as Coppell residents showed solidarity and support for the Black Lives Matter movement on Wednesday. Rally organizers Johnny Roberson Jr. and Manuella “Mannie” held a Black Lives Matte...

New year, same resolve, courage to march

Amelia Vanyo, Editor-in-Chief

January 22, 2018

On Saturday, for the second year in a row, women came together to fight for a common goal, a goal they had hoped would be reached but believe was not in the year since President Donald Trump took office. This year’s Women’s March was fueled both by the anger and frustration pooled from last ye...

Hair column: Same-sex couples deserve right to marry

Demonstrators gather in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday, March 27, 2013, as the court hers argments on a part of the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act that prevents legally wed same-sex couples from receiving certain benefits by defining marriage as between a man and woman. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

April 9, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Facebook users logged in on the first week of April to find their news feed plastered with dozens and dozens of red equal signs – people changing their profile picture to support the push for legalization of same-sex marriage. It is not “just a trend” or an “attack...

Occupiers cannot hold occupation

A man heads to work through the Occupy Wall Street camp in Zuccotti Park in New York City, Friday, October 28, 2011. As tempretures drop, some protesters at Occupy Wall Street attempt to stay warm inside tents. (Carolyn Cole/Los Angeles Times/MCT)

November 10, 2011

Mary Whitfill By Features Editor Although Coppell residents tend to be financially better off than other people across the globe, economies world wide have been suffering under the strain of a declining stock market and widening gap between the upper and lower economic classes. Occupy Wall Street,...

Libya, a Symbol

March 4, 2011

By: Chris Cummins Staff Writer The protests in Egypt, though seemingly started and run exclusively by grassroots protestors in the country, were in fact inspired by protests in Tunisia, a country that was home to similarly repressive conditions. After seeing the revolt in Tunisia, Egyptians took n...