As of Saturday, June 6, all 50 U.S. states and 18 countries have participated in a series of Black Lives Matter protests, making this the largest civil rights movement in history even amidst the current global pandemic. Continue reading Common Sense Responds: The truth behind violent protests
The Common Sense Editorial Board fully supports the black community and the Black Lives Matter movement. While there is controversy throughout the nation, one fact is clear: change needs to be made. Continue reading Common Sense Responds: The Editorial Board’s official response to the Black Lives Matter movement
The hit Netflix show On My Block came out with their third season on March 11. Continue reading Online Exclusive: On my block
21 Bridges is a movie starring Chadwick Boseman that is definitely worth your time. Continue reading Online Exclusive: 21 Bridges
The Block, just like The Spot and Pike Kitchen, is a food hall that brings more food offerings to its customers. Continue reading Online Exclusive: New food hall comes to Montgomery County
The cold weather is finally gone, and spring is upon us. With the change in season the activities available are endless, from walking outside to seeing the cherry blossoms, spring is an enjoyable time of year. Continue reading Online Exclusive: Activities to do during spring
Schools around the country are split on if they should close on inauguration day. MCPS currently does not have inauguration day off, while surrounding school districts such as the District of Columbia, Fairfax and Alexandria all close. Continue reading Online Exclusive: Should schools close for Inauguration Day?
Given the ubiquitous nature of literature and its importance throughout a majority of cultures worldwide, some have begun to question the diversity of the texts that are assigned to high school English classes. Continue reading Online Exclusive: English department looks to diversifying their curriculum
The Jewish holiday, Purim, was celebrated from sundown mar. 9 to mar. 10. Those who celebrate participated in ritual activities and ate traditional food. Continue reading Online Exclusive: Students celebrate Purim
People may view Netflix as the superior streaming service, but others see Hulu as the better option. Those who think Netflix is the best couldn’t be more wrong. Continue reading Online Exclusive: Netflix or Hulu?