Gen-Z, in the Affirmation Age

Gen-Z, in the Affirmation Age

In today’s increasingly polarized ideological world, groupthink is often preferred to any real exploration and exchange of ideas. When we only interact with like-minded people, our opinions are confirmed rather than tested. Most of Generation Z only knows “Google” as a verb and social media as omnipresent. In today’s America, our online preferences are monitored […]

‘wokeathw’ responds to anti-racism initiatives

‘wokeathw’ responds to anti-racism initiatives

Certain members of the community, dissatisfied with the school’s new anti-racism and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives, created the Instagram account @wokeathw on Sept. 7 to highlight what they claim are pitfalls of allegedly biased and damaging curriculum changes. The anonymous owners of the account described the school’s anti-racism work as “a fashionable but […]