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How well do you know the Trump administration?

How well do you know the Trump administration?

Thomas Birmingham, in-depth editor

March 8, 2018


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We’re going places in 2018

We’re going places in 2018

Benji Wilton, features writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under The Parsnip

*This piece is entirely satirical Since the dawn of human existence, we have continued to advance in a multitude of ways. Through technology, philosophy, science, literature and more, humans have differentiated from other animal species through their complexity and sophistication. Over thousands of...

VoK: Women’s March to the Polls Chicago

VoK: Women’s March to the Polls Chicago

Maddie Hawes, web editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under Top Stories, Video

TKC visited the Women's March to the Polls in Chicago and asked marchers to share why they marched, Jan. 20, 2018.    

Taking a knee

Taking a knee

Kate Hennessey, sports editor

January 9, 2018


Filed under Sports

As a student journalist, exercising the First Amendment is something that comes quite easy. It is a basic right that our country was founded on, one that makes the United States unique compared to other countries. It is the reason members of the alt-right and neo-Nazis are able to walk down the stree...

Dear Donald Trump, Sincerely, KHS

Naomi Blair, news writer

February 9, 2017


Filed under Photo Galleries, Politics, Visuals

It's the start of a new year and a start of a new presidency. TKC invited KHS students to submit a letter to President Donald Trump as if they were speaking directly to him. Below are the compiled submissions. ...

I am not a terrorist

I am not a terrorist

Paria Darafshan, artist

February 8, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Top Stories

Whenever she speaks about it she has this certain look on her face. She takes a deep breath and presses her lips together, her voice begins to tremble and her hands start to shake slightly as she struggles not to let a tear fall in front of me. Although it’s been almost 30 years, the scars haven't...

Love > hate

Love > hate

Annie O'Brien, features writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under News

In the darkness of the night, with painted signs in hand, hundreds of people gathered at Washington University in St. Louis Nov. 11. They came with only one purpose: to show they choose peace and love over violence and hate. “It was a community of people of different race, genders, sexualities and s...

Election: an American dilemma

Election: an American dilemma

Annie O'Brien, features writer

November 7, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

      With a lively cast and a plot full of drama, “Election: An American Dilemma” proves to be a revolutionary show that will impress audiences everywhere. The main characters, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, are riveting in their roles as presidential candidates. Th...

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