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Photo by Kimberly P. Mitchell, Detroit Free Press/Tribune News Service, Formerly MCT Campus

Ferguson: what do we do now?

Justice isn’t justified By Alexia Vickers: Staff Writer An 18 year old boy shot and killed in cold blood. Mike Brown’s life has been shooed away by a jury of nine Caucasian jurors and 3 African Americans. Officer Darren Wilson was not indicted for the act of killing an unarmed teenager. I don’t understand how…

Kyle Baer '15 reads his third-prize-winning essay, "A Bubble Refuses to Burst," aloud to members of TEAM Westport, the Board of Education, and various other community members.

Westport students awarded for essays on diversity

On Monday, March 31, Staples High School students Kyle Baer ’15, Eliza Llewellyn ’14 and Megan Root ’15 were honored in an awards ceremony at the Westport Public Library. As winners of TEAM (Together Effectively Achieving Multiculturalism), Westport’s 2013-2014 school year essay contest, the three winners read their essays aloud and were awarded monetary prizes…