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Standing up or rather sitting down for what he believed in

Safa Saied, Contributing Writer

On Aug. 26, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick took a stance on the treatment of people of color in the United States in front of thousands of spectators. The stance initiated numerous heated arguments on th...  Read More »

September 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Unmask school spirit at Fremd’s 2016 Homecoming

Jiyoon Hwang, Social Media Editor

Fremd’s Student Council will be hosting the homecoming dance on Saturday, Sep. 24, from 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm in the main gym. This year’s theme will be masquerade, however, students are restricted to wearing non-ela...  Read More »

September 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Human rights activist targeted by spyware

Prayag Bhakar, Tech Editor

Ahmed Mansoor, acclaimed Emirati human rights activist, received suspicious texts about a month ago that would have led to a massive breach of his privacy. While no motive for the attack is currently known, the spyware, n...  Read More »

September 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Pokémon Go takes world by storm

Caitlin Ladios, Contributing Writer

The global phenomenon Pokémon Go is an augmented-reality (AR) game developed by Niantic, Inc., a software development company spun out of Google by CEO John Hanke. However, the game, which experienced a massive hype in early Ju...  Read More »

September 19, 2016 • 0 comments

University of Chicago denounces trigger warnings

Naman Agarwal, Staff Writer

In an effort to promote intellectual and academic freedom, University of Chicago Dean of Students John “Jay” Ellison released a welcome letter to the class of 2020 that told the students that UChicago does not condone...  Read More »

September 14, 2016 • 0 comments

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Five shows to look out for on Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime

Five shows to look out for on Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime

Ethan Wong, A&E Editor

As the fall TV season begins to heat up, many networks will be premiering their new line of programs for the year as well as bringing back new seasons of fan-favorites.  However, the rise of original programming on streaming...  Read More »

Sep 21 • 0 comments

“Atlanta” offers fresh take on rags-to-riches hip-hop archetype

“Atlanta” offers fresh take on rags-to-riches hip-hop archetype

Ethan Wong, A&E Editor

FX’s new series “Atlanta” gives a dark, comedic, and insightful look into the booming business behind the rap music industry while also focusing on the numerous social issues surrounding the communities from which the...  Read More »

Sep 14 • 0 comments

Preparing for summer’s upcoming blockbuster movies

Preparing for summer’s upcoming blockbuster movies

Andrew Hwang and Ethan Wong

Finding Dory Everybody knows the foolish, clumsy fish named Dory from the beloved movie “Finding Nemo.” Walt Disney Pictures will release the sequel, “Finding Dory,” on June 17, and it is one of this year’s mos...  Read More »

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The student news site of William Fremd High School in Palatine, Illinois
The student news site of William Fremd High School in Palatine, Illinois