“Remembering Thailand’s beloved King Bhumibol,” is a news article written by a media company, Al Jazeera. The article tells the story of King Bhumibol, the beloved Thai King who ruled Thailand for 70 years; my King. He was known as the father of the nation, the symbol of national unity and dedication; without him, Thailand […]

A dead boy, a refugee from Syria, found lying face down on the beach in Turkey. 52 people found dying in the Sahara, after being abandoned by smugglers and a lot more being murdered or killed by dehydration, hunger, or falling off overloaded trucks. These are just two of the thousands of terrible things that […]

“Homeless teen named valedictorian,” is a news article written by Scott Stump. The news article is about the story of Griffin Furlong who was a homeless teenage boy but graduated high school with a 4.65 GPA. Furlong lost his mother to leukemia when he was 6, and his home when he was 7 , all […]

A dead boy, a refugee from Syria, found lying face down on the beach in Turkey. 52 people found dying in the Sahara, after being abandoned by smugglers and a lot more being murdered or killed by dehydration, hunger, or falling off overloaded trucks. These are just two of the thousands of terrible things that […]

In the novel, “Mister Pip,” written by Lloyd Jones, the main character we get to know is Matilda. She is retelling the story of her adolescence, growing up on the island during a period of war, and blockade. She lives with her mother, Dolores, who is a strict Christian, her father, however, lives in Australia, […]

“The Girl Who Beat ISIS,” written by Farida Khalaf is the true story of herself when she was kidnapped by  ISIS fighters. In August of 2014, a normal Yazidi girl named Farida living in the mountains with her family of Northern Iraq, had to experience the pain and suffering of her village being attacked by […]

The film I viewed was “Billy Elliot” directed by Stephen Daldry. This film told the story of a young boy named Billy who’s one pure wish was to dance, but his father did not support this decision, he wanted him to do boxing or a sport that highlighted men. This film highlighted many stereotypes that […]