New Trier News

Minorities respond to N-word presentations

Mattea Carberry, Features Editor

December 13, 2019

The N-word presentations in advisery were focused on addressing discriminatory words and actions di- rected against the black community within the school and beyond. But there are other races which find them- selves i...

No excuse to use N-word

Sofia Papakos, Opinions Editor

December 13, 2019

The issue of identity is confusing. We spend our whole lives figuring out who we are and what we want for ourselves. Throw race and gender into the mix, and it adds even more layers of complexity to our identity. I’...

100 minutes is not enough time to tackle complex issues

Emma Mansour, Opinions Editor

December 13, 2019

There are racial issues at New Trier. That isn’t a secret. I think generally, we have a very shallow understanding of the nuances of race and how race exists outside of the walls of our school. The logical thing to ...