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Oscar-nominated documentary to show at LHS tonight

+3   Lincoln High will host a historic screening of the Oscar-nominated documentary Last Days in Vietnam this evening at 6:30 p.m. in the Ted Sorensen Theatre.
An all-star panel, which includes two men featured in the documentary – U.S Navy commander Hugh Doyle and the Vietnamese captain in charge of combat operations Kiem Do – will address the audience and field questions after the 30-minute screening.  The two were were flown to Lincoln by PBS for the event.
Dau Nguyen, head of the Lincoln Vietnamese business community, was an officer in Saigon under Do during the last days of the Vietnam …

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[26 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
Oscar-nominated documentary to show at LHS tonight

Lincoln High will host a historic screening of the Oscar-nominated documentary Last Days in Vietnam this evening at 6:30 p.m. in the Ted Sorensen Theatre.
An all-star panel, which includes two men featured in the documentary – U.S Navy commander Hugh Doyle and the Vietnamese captain in charge of combat operations Kiem Do – will address the audience and field questions after the 30-minute screening.  The two were were flown to Lincoln by PBS for the event.
Dau Nguyen, head of the Lincoln Vietnamese business community, was an officer in Saigon under Do during the last days of the Vietnam War. …

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Sports Teams Continue to use Native Mascots Despite Outcry

By Tessa Faust
The word “redskins” makes most people think of an NFL sports team, but for others it’s an offensive term for Native Americans. Washington’s NFL team The Redskins has had protests against, and opposition to, their name for decades. In 2013 the issue surfaced again due to massive groups protesting the name outside of stadiums in cities where they played. A recent episode of The Daily Show featured a panel of supporters of the name who were then confronted by actual Native American people. It was very uncomfortable for …

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From Depression to Acceptance: My journey through the stages of grief

By Kylee Johnson
Depression. I should have gone over there. Anger. Why did you leave me!? Denial. He’s not really dead; he’s at home making dinner. Bargaining. If I promise to get straight As, can I have my dad back? Acceptance. My dad is gone, but I still can make him proud.
Anyone who has learned about grief knows that there are five stages of grief: Anger, Depression, Denial, Bargaining, and Acceptance. Sometimes, but not all of the time, people learn that anyone can go through these stages in any order, although …

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More details emerge as fire investigation continues

By Sam Stuefer
As flames and smoke filled up South Hall of Lincoln High School on Thursday, January 29th, students and staff evacuated the building and huddled together in the near-freezing winds to keep warm for about 30 minutes. This was the second time in the same day that the Links were forced to leave the building for a fire alarm. Both alarms were for actual fires.
The first fire was set in a trash can around 3rd period. That fire was spotted by school staff and extinguished before firefighters arrived. The …