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Peeps on the Street: Students discuss protest on inaction regarding race

Peeps on the Street: Students discuss protest on inaction regarding race

Kendall McGowan, Managing News Editor

January 22, 2016

Dozens of students, teachers and administrators crowded the atrium in response to a protest started by senior Donnaya Brown at the beginning of C-block on Friday, Jan. 22. Brown was calling for action on issues of race and equality as opposed to conversation.

Senior calls for action on race and equality in protest

Senior calls for action on race and equality in protest

Kendall McGowan, Managing News Editor

January 22, 2016

Senior Donnaya Brown sits in protest in the atrium with juniors KeiAntey Gamble and Destiny David. Photo by Kendall McGowan/Sagamore staff.

Town hall protest in support of Brookline police officers

Town hall protest in support of Brookline police officers

Maya Morris, Photographer

January 13, 2016

Brookline residents came to Town Hall on Tuesday, Jan. 12th to protest in support of police officers Prentice Pilot and Estifanos Zerai-Misgun. Protestors demanded that the officers be given paid administrative leave during the investigation into their file for racial discrimination in the Brooklin...

Peeps on the Street: Community reacts to second advisory lesson addressing race

Peeps on the Street: Community reacts to second advisory lesson addressing race

Kendall McGowan, Managing News Editor

January 13, 2016

On Tuesday, Jan. 12 all advisories participated in a second lesson addressing race.

Administration removes insensitive mural

Administration removes insensitive mural

Haley Bayne and Sam Klein

November 10, 2015

A mural depicting several athletes was painted over on Tuesday, Oct. 27 after students told administrators that the depiction of an African-American girl was an offensive caricature. In an announcement at the beginning of T-block on Tuesday, Nov. 10, Headmaster Deborah Holman explained the incident. “Two...

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