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Rethink Refusal. Banning Syrian refugees from our state is harmful to not only them but also us.

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December 14, 2015

In order to “ensure the safety and security of all Hoosiers,” Indiana Governor Mike Pence has refused to allow any Syrian refugees into the state of Indiana. Over half of U.S. governors have similar concerns about the relocation of refugees from Syria. These positions were taken in response to the...

Empathize. We must educate ourselves regarding the Syrian crisis, seek empathy.

Empathize. We must educate ourselves regarding the Syrian crisis, seek empathy.

perspectives

October 11, 2013

These past few weeks have been laden with fiery political debates, heated altercations and a boatload of disagreements. Outrageous cruelty and an exponentially increasing death toll in Syria has left the rest of the world heavy hearted and quite frankly flabbergasted. Amidst UN discussions regarding ...

CHS students show support for Palestine, Israel through demonstrations

CHS students show support for Palestine, Israel through demonstrations

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November 21, 2012

As the conflict between Israel and Gaza continues, students here are showing support for respective sides by participating in protests and demonstrations. Senior Leena Basha showed her support for the Palestinian cause on Saturday Nov. 17 at a  protest supporting Gaza. The protest took place ...

Mind your own business, United States. America cannot always play the role of international police.

Mind your own business, United States. America cannot always play the role of international police.

perspectives

April 27, 2012

With the recent uprisings and revolts around the world, many people have turned their heads toward the United States for guidance. Countless countries, their governments and their citizens expect the United States to play the role of international moderator in a world crisis. In recent months, te...

Muslim Student Association to finalize plans for fundraiser Jan. 26

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January 23, 2012

At their next meeting on Jan. 26, members of the Muslim Student Association at this school will discuss and finalize plans for their upcoming fundraiser for Syria. Club meetings are held after school on Blue Thursdays in Room A232. The Zakat Foundation, which helps Muslims in need, will likely receive the...

Muslim Student Association to sponsor fundraiser this semester for Syria

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January 11, 2012

The Muslim Student Association plans to sponsor a fundraiser later this semester to help support those caught in the killing and chaos in Syria and to fund the removal of the dictator, Bashar al-Assad. “He orders to kill people left and right, including children who have done nothing,” Fariha Hossain, club president and ...