Opinion: Is “Social Justice” In Schools Just For Show?

This article is an opinion piece anonymously submitted by an independent contributor, and may not necessarily reflect the views shared by us here at YGA. We respect all opinions, so we provide an open platform for any and all high schoolers to share their views. If you would like to contribute an opinion piece, don’tContinue reading “Opinion: Is “Social Justice” In Schools Just For Show?”

Atlanta, Anti-Asian Violence, and Action

Two weeks ago on March 16, 2021, eight people, across 3 Atlanta massage parlors, were killed in a hateful mass shooting. Of the eight killed, seven were women, and of the seven six were Asian. The past year has seen minority communities face some of their highest and lowest points in the nation’s history. Fear,Continue reading “Atlanta, Anti-Asian Violence, and Action”

COVID-19 and Racial Inequality

“The Black Wealth Gap” by The Week Staff focuses on the well-known issue of the wealth gap between black Americans and white Americans. Not only does the article delve into commonly discussed problems, but it also goes a step further by describing the innate racial tensions that underlie these issues.  “The pandemic is falling onContinue reading “COVID-19 and Racial Inequality”