The Black & White

Vegan Vacation

Vegan Vacation

Brooklyn Dilley, Story Editor

April 19, 2019


Filed under Respect Existence or Expect Resistance

From March 17 to March 24, it is safe to say that I ate at least 30 falafel wraps. For spring break, my family and I went on a Carribean cruise with some friends. While I had been counting down the days for the cruise since we planned it, a part of me had also been dreading it. What would I be able to...

Off to a Rough Start

Off to a Rough Start

Brooklyn Dilley, Story Editor

January 31, 2019


Filed under Columns, Respect Existence or Expect Resistance

“I could never do that.” “I love bacon too much.” “Won’t you miss cheese?” These were just a few of the questions I received when I told my family and friends that I was going vegan. I honestly was afraid to tell them at first; I did not want to be laughed at or criticized. But...

More Than a Project

More Than a Project

Brooklyn Dilley, Story Editor

January 16, 2019


Filed under Respect Existence or Expect Resistance

I have been called an idiot. An extremist. I have been teased, ridiculed. Why? Because I am vegan, and I am an animal activist. Flashback to May, as I was quickly approaching the end of my sophomore year.  I sat in Advanced Integrated Language Arts (AILA, or as I always called it, ALIA, IALI, AIAL,...