Affordable Housing in Winnekta

As members of the IGSS community at New Trier High School we have the opportunity to research and act on any subject that interests us in the yearlong “CREATE” project. Myself and two other students had heard about what happened

Affordable Housing in Winnekta

As members of the IGSS community at New Trier High School we have the opportunity to research and act on any subject that interests us in the yearlong “CREATE” project. Myself and two other students had heard about what happened

Millennials: Joining the Conversation

At the start of Youth Political Engagement, we wanted to interview our peers to see what they had to say about politics and youth engagement. We were surprised and excited to find that everyone, even those who claimed they didn’t

Millennials: Joining the Conversation

At the start of Youth Political Engagement, we wanted to interview our peers to see what they had to say about politics and youth engagement. We were surprised and excited to find that everyone, even those who claimed they didn’t

Vegan Eating

PETA says each vegan saves roughly 200 animal lives each year.  I’ve been vegan for nine months now, so if my math is correct I have saved about 150 animals.  I chose to become vegan in the month of September

Vegan Eating

PETA says each vegan saves roughly 200 animal lives each year.  I’ve been vegan for nine months now, so if my math is correct I have saved about 150 animals.  I chose to become vegan in the month of September

Neighbor to Neighbor Trailer

A trailer for the new documentary coming out on Affordable Housing in Winnetka. Premiering at the Wilmette Theatre on May 22nd. Written and Directed by: Ben Baran, Max Holmberg and True Markham.

Neighbor to Neighbor Trailer

A trailer for the new documentary coming out on Affordable Housing in Winnetka. Premiering at the Wilmette Theatre on May 22nd. Written and Directed by: Ben Baran, Max Holmberg and True Markham.

Fighting With Our Vote

People are often averse to being approached on the street, but many are surprised when all I am asking for is if their voter registration is up to-date. No catches, no tricks, no emails. I am 16 years old, two

Fighting With Our Vote

People are often averse to being approached on the street, but many are surprised when all I am asking for is if their voter registration is up to-date. No catches, no tricks, no emails. I am 16 years old, two

Why Feminism is Still Needed

According to Merriam Webster’s Dictionary, Feminism is defined as “the theory of political, economic, and social equality of the sexes”. This definition has not changed since the birth of the feminist movement; it has and always will be concerned with

Why Feminism is Still Needed

According to Merriam Webster’s Dictionary, Feminism is defined as “the theory of political, economic, and social equality of the sexes”. This definition has not changed since the birth of the feminist movement; it has and always will be concerned with

Two Roads Diverged

When Elise asked me to write an article for this site, I wanted to decline. “I’m not really a very political person,” I said, and I thought it was true. I’m not involved in any political movement, or issue, and

Two Roads Diverged

When Elise asked me to write an article for this site, I wanted to decline. “I’m not really a very political person,” I said, and I thought it was true. I’m not involved in any political movement, or issue, and