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Define Terrorist.

Define Terrorist.

Ayesha Abbasi, Social Media Editor

April 23, 2013


Filed under Boston

Define terrorist. People say that it was the terrorists' faults. They've painted a picture in their heads giving light to what the word represents. This image can consist of a race, a skin color, a religion, and many times even a language. An innocent, injured, and scared man, a 22 year old student,...

Boston victims could have been you

Boston victims could have been you

Dominic Gialdini, Highlander Entertainment Editor

April 18, 2013


Filed under Boston

A restaurant manager. A graduate student. An 8-year-old boy who just wanted peace. Three young individuals robbed of their lives. Dead. The tragic fates of three innocent bystanders at the Boston Marathon is a stunning reminder that at at any given moment of any given day, someone's life ca...

America: the land of the free and home of the disheartened?

America: the land of the free and home of the disheartened?

Shira Stein, Staff Writer

April 18, 2013


Filed under Boston, Opinion

It seems like every day that Americans hear about another crisis in this nation. One week, it was Hurricane Sandy. Another it was Boston. But what most Americans don't realize is that if we wallow in our sadness, nothing will change. These occurrences are terrible, that much is true, but we don't...

Tragedies like the Boston Bombings are common occurrences worldwide

Tragedies like the Boston Bombings are common occurrences worldwide

Claudia Leist, Staff Writer

April 18, 2013


Filed under Boston

Are American lives any more valuable than any other lives? No. We all live and we all die. We have people who care about us; people who never want to lose us, no matter who we are or where we come from. The tragedies that occur worldwide every single day are acknowledged less by the American people...

America mourns over Boston bombings

America mourns over Boston bombings

April 17, 2013


Filed under Boston

On Wednesday afternoon, America suffered one of its worst terror attacks at the 2013 Boston Marathon. The marathon began with no indication of a possible attack, bomb crews coordinated sweeps of the entire area twice. Spectators peacefully observed the race until two bombs were unexpectedl...

Boston Marathon explosion hoaxes

Boston Marathon explosion hoaxes

Grace Yi, Staff Writer

April 16, 2013


Filed under Boston

Following the Boston Marathon Explosions, there were many hoaxes invented that falsely stated the consecutive events. The tragedy of the Boston Marathon happened on Monday, Apr. 15 at 2:56 pm. Two bombings occurred, the first one on the North side of Boylston Street, just before the marathon finish li...

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