The Kirkwood Call

Culture appropriation vs. appreciation

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Kiden-Aloyse Smith, writer

May 21, 2018

Culture appropriation, according to Oxford Dictionary is  “the act of taking or using things from a culture that is not your own, especially without showing that you understand or respect this culture” Cultural appropriation is a hot topic that always seems to poke its head out during Coachella s...

Feature: Circle of Friends

Jacob Martin, junior, eats pizza with Kat Moore and Tyresse Norris, seniors.

Ainsley Fox, writer

May 17, 2017

Having its original roots in Webster Groves High School, Circle of Friends (COF) has been a prominent club at KHS for several years. The club is more than just a school activity because they go into the community and truly get to know people. It stands for more than just a club but rather a representation of what Kirkwood is a...

American voters (or the lack thereof)

American voters (or the lack thereof)

Thomas Birmingham, news-features writer

November 9, 2016

  Dr. Colleen Rull, business teacher, loves politics. She loves talking about politics and being an active member in her community. She even served on the Wildwood City Council from 2012-2014. But she, along with a growing number of American citizens, have decided they will not partake in something ...

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