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Movies based on real life brutal tragedies bring new point of understanding

Abhiram Rishi Prattipati, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2018

Movies based on aggressors behind real-life brutal tragedies should be encouraged by media and distributors as they not only show the aggressors perspective, but also shed light on mental health, abuse, weaponry and other issues that aren’t given enough attention. Films with the lead character as th...

Media misrepresented Chapel Hill facts

Media misrepresented Chapel Hill facts

Geena Gonzales

March 5, 2015

Three Muslim students were shot and killed in an apartment complex near the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill on Feb. 11. When the story first broke, it gained very little news coverage within the first few hours of the shooting, failing to gain national attention until hours later. The media’s...

Candlelight vigil honors victims of Chapel Hill shooting

Candlelight vigil honors victims of Chapel Hill shooting

Adrian Discipulo, Features Co-Editor

February 24, 2015

Candles were passed around among students as they gathered in De Anza’s main quad on Thursday, Feb. 12 to honor three young Muslims. Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha, 21, her husband Deah Barakat, 23, and her sister Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha, were gunned down in their home in Chapel Hill, North Carolina two...