American Image

“American Image” is a section of the Jackson Journal in which our journalists take an illustration, political comic or news image from American history or current events and write about how it reflects the values and character of the United States.

Complaint Filed After Biased Attack Asian Woman And Child

By: Siamba Oguah, Journalist
Last week a man purportedly harassed and threatened an Asian-American woman and her daughter in a car because they were of Asian descent. Many cities have seen an increase in Asian hate crimes since the beginning of the pandemic.
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The U.S. Government: It Doesn’t Seem Many Know How It Works

By: Oswaldo Lopez Romero , Journalist
It doesn't seem like many Americans understand the basics of how their government works...
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Old Factories During the Industrial Revolution

By: Cindy DeLeon-DeLeon, Reporter
During the industrial revolution in 1760 a lot of things had change with factories. With more and more factories, more products were being mass produced everyday.
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First Covid-19 Vaccine Given in the US – An End to the Pandemic?

By: Shrey Sharma, Reporter
Is the end of the pandemic near? New vaccines are ready, and are being shipped around the country.
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Workhorse Drone

The Advances In Workhorse Technology

By: Aisha Telhan, Journalist
Learn about how WorkHorse can change the future of delivering packages!
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By: Abigail Chi, Writer
The Central Intelligence Agency, also known as the CIA, is a government funded agency designated to collect, research, and evaluate foreign information for the president and senior US policy makers to make educated and informed national security decisions.
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Veterans Day: The history behind the holiday & Covid-safe ways to celebrate

By: Julia Clavecillas, Reporter
Veterans have sacrificed to defend our country and the Constitution. We should be grateful to them not just on Veteran's Day but we enjoy the freedom they have defended and worked so hard for.
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We’re Spending Too Much Time On Our Devices

By: Valerie Lai, Reporter
That's the amount of time the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends as a limit for children.
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The Current State of Soccer

By: Amari Ward , Reporter
Soccer hasn't been the same since quarantine.
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The Origins of Noah Neck

The Origins of Noah Neck

By: Isabella Pelini, Reporter

Urban Dictionary defines Noah Neck as followed, "Noah Neck has the thickest neck in world history. He has become many profile pictures on TikTok and is probably insecure about that but we don't care."...

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History of Instrument Dynamics in Pop Music

By: Evan Nanthavong , Reporter

What is your favorite pop song right now? Have you ever thought about why you enjoy them? A big part of pop music nowadays is the instrumental portion that goes into that big smash hit that everyone loves...

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WIZARD OF OZ, THE (1939) - HAMILTON, MARGARET; WALSHE, PAT. Photography. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016. Accessed 28 Oct 2020.

The Classic Witch

By: Cindy DeLeon-DeLeon, reporter

The classic witch has green skin, flies on a broom stick, and has a pointed hat. But have you ever wondered where these ideas came from? The green skin The classic Halloween witch has green skin. This...

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