Tag Archives: Journalism

Sneak Peek: What is a Muslim? by Jamila

What Is A Muslim? Jamila A. Mr. Dickhudt’s 11th grade class   What’s your view of Muslims? The Afghanistan and Iraq wars persuaded Americans to refer to the followers of Islam as “terrorists.” Why? Because of the media. For instance, The New York Times, named the best book of the year “The Forever War” by […]

Sneak Peek: War: the Changes within Our World by Chelsea

War: The Changes within Our World Chelsea P. Mr Dickhudt’s 11th grade class What if one day you woke up and all around you there are gunshot noises and the cries of “help” coming from your neighbor’s house? What if you did not know when you were going to see your family again, or if […]

NYT writer discusses war and investigative journalism with Washington Heights 11th Graders

Mr. Duckhudt’s 11th grade class at CHAH hosted New York Times staff reporter Ray Rivera as a part of their ongoing program on investigative journalism and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. “As a journalist you can talk to a lot of important people, you’re constantly learning something new.  It takes a lot of analysis […]