On February 14, 2018, a mass shooting occurred at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Seventeen people were killed and seventeen more were wounded, all by bullets. This shooting is one of the world`s deadliest school massacres. Some of the students that survived began campaigning for gun control and founded the group: Never […]Read More Parkland survivors
In class today we watched the movie Selma. Selma is a 2014 American historical drama film. It is based on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rings marches, led by James Bevel, Hosea Williams, Martin Luther King Jr. and John Lewis. The Selma to Montgomery marches were three protest marches along the 54-mile highway. […]Read More Freedom march
The UK consists of four It consists of four countries; Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and England. Two of the four countries may leave after possible referendums: Scotland and Northern Ireland are pushing for a possible independence, whereas Wales and England stand true to the UK. What is going on in Scotland? Last June it was decided […]Read More Scotland´s Future
Black Lives Matter (BLM) is an international activist movement, originating in the African-American community, that campaigns against violence and systemic racism towards black people. It all started with the use of the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter on social in response to the acquittal of the African-American teen Trayvon Martin’s murderer, George Zimmerman. After the death of Michael […]Read More Black lives matter
Many believe that Donald Trumps presidency will last another four years. We are going to tell you why. Donald Trumps presidency reached new heights when he called African countries, Haiti and El Salvador “shithole countries”. When calling out said countries he managed to drag Norway into his great statement by wondering why people would live […]Read More Will Donald Trump get 3 new years?
The conflict in Northern Ireland during the late 20th century is known as The Troubles. Over 3600 people were murdered and thousands injured. At the heart of the conflict lay the constitutional status of Northern Ireland. The conflict has its roots in “the irish question”. “The irish question” was used to describe Irish nationalism and […]Read More The Troubles
The novel “The hate u give” written by Angie Thomas. The Hate U Give opened at number one on The New York Times young adult best-seller list. It is Thomas’s debut novel. Its about a young woman called Starr Carter. She witnesses a white police officer shooting her unarmed best friend Khalil. Starr lives in between two worlds: the […]Read More “The hate u give” my first impression