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Sheila Jackson Lee will not attend inaguration

    U.S. Rep., Sheila Jackson Lee will not attend the inauguration of president-elect Donald Trump and vice president-elect Mike Pence. Jackson Lee refers to her absence as an "act of conscience" and not a boycott. Lee is concerned about the safety of our constitution, because she simply believes that our president-elect is putting

Merry Stressmas

With Christmas being just 4 days away, my time Christmas shopping has been pure stress. I have been all over Houston shopping for my family and friends pulling out my hair because honestly I am ready for this to be all over. No one ever told me Christmas shopping was this

SAT prep

    Studying for the SAT is a big ongoing event, and most do not know where to start. A good way to get yourself into test mode is to learn about the structure of the test and different ways you can adapt your strategy to improve on each section so that

Thanksgiving “HER”story

This year Thanksgiving of 2016 will be held on November 24, and will be celebrated by many those in need and those that are giving for this special traditional holiday. In 1621, the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn harvest feast that is acknowledged today as one of the

The revolution of Hip hop

Hip hop as music and culture formed during the 1970s when block parties became increasingly popular in New York City, particularly among African-American youth residing in the Bronx. Block parties incorporated DJs, who played popular genres of music, especially funk and soul music. Hip hop's early revolution into a form distinct

To the high school class of 2017

Tips to keep your senior year smooth and less-stressful: Don't take yourself too seriously. -you have all your life to be serious, enjoy being young we the time for adulthood will come, enjoy time with friends while there is time. 2. Take some time to think about what you see yourself doing

Paparazzi and celebrity babies

    Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are the parents of 22-month-old North.  Kim and Kanye feel that keeping their children out of the spotlight is best for them at their ages. Kanye has said he feels his children are not America's children - but his.   Hearing their reasons, I feel that it is