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Black students embrace natural hair

Black students embrace natural hair

Tatiana Burch, Staff Writer

Throughout history, black people's hair has often been a symbol of oppression. Black hair has been looked down upon in different aspects of life, like when black people ca...

May 14, 2017No Comments

Recent Features Stories

  • Switching it up; South teachers pursuing new roles May 10, 2017
  • “Dream warrior” found at South May 4, 2017
  • With Ramadan coming up students ask for “understanding and a little help” April 27, 2017

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Female Frisbee players address sexism in an Open Letter to Minnesota Ultimate

Female Frisbee players address sexism in an Open Letter to Minnesota Ultimate

Madeline Mahoney, Staff Writer

Sexism in sports is a huge issue that has become a topic of debate in recent years. The large pay disparities between male and female athletes that exist in most professional sports have been drawing more o...

May 11, 2017No Comments

Recent Sports Stories

  • South takes a new swing at the 2017 golf season April 27, 2017
  • South badminton team wins with flying birdies April 25, 2017
  • Rugby: a rucking good time April 18, 2017

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Budget cuts affect South’s Welcome Desk, counseling, and parent liaison positions

Budget cuts affect South’s Welcome Desk, counseling, and parent liaison positions

Madeline Mahoney, Staff Writer

Going into the 2017-18 school year Minneapolis Public Schools have found a $28 million budget gap. The Superintendent’s solution has been to make a 10% reduction in fund...

April 24, 2017No Comments

Recent News Stories

  • Washburn performance sparks important discussions at South’s Friday Seminar April 23, 2017
  • GSA helps teachers get with the times April 20, 2017
  • How to succeed in business without being completely offensive March 19, 2017

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Tattoo culture thrives as South students carefully design art for their bodies

Tattoo culture thrives as South students carefully design art for their bodies

Luca Raffo-Simoes, Staff Writer

The word tattoo comes from the Tahitian word “tatu” which means “to mark something”. It’s not uncommon for South High students to get tattoos right after their 1...

May 10, 2017No Comments

Recent A & E Stories

  • Music composition leads South student to be recognized state wide May 8, 2017
  • Battle of the Bands draws fans to the Barnard Field May 7, 2017
  • Washburn performance sparks important discussions at South’s Friday Seminar April 23, 2017

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Why Holocaust Jokes aren’t Funny
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