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ACAB – What does it really mean?

The Black Lives Matter movement was started in 2015, however, 2020 is the year it really gained traction. Many have begun to speak out about police brutality upon the death of George Floyd in May of this year. Supporters of this movement are calling for change in areas like the justice and law enforcement systems, this call for change has brought back a term that many have different preconceived notions about. That term is the acronym ACAB, but what does it actually mean?

The passing of nba superstar kobe bryant

Kobe Bryant, one of the most successful and decorated athletes in history, was among the passengers who died Sunday, January 26, in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. The NBA legend was 41 years old. An investigation of the crash that killed all nine people on board, including Bryant’s 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, is ongoing, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. 

Getting your license 101

As teenagers gain life experiences and explore their lives, one major thing that can open up many freedoms as a teen is getting your license. Driving can be a scary thing, and taking your drivers’ exam can be nerve-racking, but as long as you prepare yourself properly you’ll do just fine. Here are the steps to getting your license as a teen.

indie music

What Exactly is Indie Music?

Originally, independent music, often referred to as indie music, is music produced independently from commercial record labels, a process that sometimes includes a “do it yourself” approach to recording and publishing. The term became associated with the music they produced and was initially used interchangeably with alternative rock. The term “indie rock” became associated with the bands and genres that remained dedicated to their independent status. Initially, the term “indie” was used for British-based music, while “alternative” was used for American, but over time the two have become fused together.