Be Invisble

My friends I’m compassionate. They’re right, I’m really empathetic. My family thinks I’m bubbly and that’s true. When I’m at school I am hardworking and when I’m at home I’m lonely. When you look at me, I seem stuck up. The person I am inside doesn’t look like the person on the outside because I’m […]

What is WE Day All About ?

      Humanitarians, activists, and social entrepreneurs, brothers Craig and Marc Kielburger believe that together, WE can change the world. Over 20 years ago, they set out on a bold mission: to work with developing communities to free children and their families from poverty and exploitation. Their vision expanded to include empowering youth at home, connecting them […]

Violence in Myanmar Forcing Rohingyas to Flee

         The Rohingya people are described as the world’s most persecuted population. About 1.1 million Rohingyas live in Rakhine State, Myanmar, where they have coexisted alongside Buddhists for decades and are descendants of Muslims, perhaps Persian and Arab traders. They speak a language similar to the Bengali dialect of Chittagong in Bangladesh. Rohingyas are angrily criticized […]

Aftermath of School Shooting

This is my personal experience and other survivor’s stories of making it out alive of the Marysville-Pilchuck school shooting, we will forever remember the friends and family we have lost during those traumatic times. It was a silent Friday morning on October 24th, 2014. It had been a week since homecoming and everyone was still […]

Worldwide Natural Disasters

                 In early September 2017 millions were devastated across the globe. Hurricanes, earthquakes, and more have damaged the earth in many ways. This tragedy still continues today. Is the world coming to an end?              In Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, and the Caribbean. Hurricane Maria destroyed buildings […]

Antifa

What is Antifa? Antifa is a militant (using extreme violences in support of political or social cause) political movement of autonomous, self-styled and anti-fascists groups. According to Salon “it is an organizing strategy, not a group of people”. While its membership numbers cannot be estimated accurately, the movement has grown since the election of Donald […]

Erik Welch’s Summer Weather

This may sound crazy but the forecast for this summer looks like it is going to be hot, but it is also going to be cold. It is going to have ups and downs all summer. Just like people’s emotions (XD). For the rest of this week in June, it is going to rain. For […]

Birthdays in the Month of May & June

                 Birthdays are the anniversaries of the day which a person was born, by celebrating the occasion friends and family members would give you gifts. This event is celebrated every year on the same day in honor of your existence.       On May 4, my mother Christina turned 42 […]