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Sam Mwakasisi
Sam Mwakasisi is the opinion editor of North Star News. He is a junior, and this is his second year with North Star. He is involved in Film Club and has a love for artistic and creative expression through music, film, and literature. His favorite band is Radiohead, and his favorite movie is Harmony Korine's Gummo.

Sam Mwakasisi, Opinion Editor

Sep 11, 2017
Thank you 4 your service: A Tribe Called Quest bids funky farewell with final show (Photo)
Mar 14, 2017
The game’s not over: Saw Legacy and the sequelitis problem (Story)
Mar 09, 2017
Boys’ swimming and diving makes a splash with titles and broken records (Story)
Feb 13, 2017
2017 Coming Together in Skokie: The fascinating facets of Chinese culture (Story)
Jan 18, 2017
The Emoji Movie: Is it really a bad apple? (Story)
Jan 13, 2017
A globe more golden: Meryl Streep’s political statement (Story)
Dec 20, 2016
Samuel Gwamaka Mwakasisi (Story)
Dec 07, 2016
The wrong ghost in the shell: How does casting affect a film? (Story)
Dec 01, 2016
The Presidential Medal of Freedom: 2016’s rightful recipients (Story)
Nov 23, 2016
NSN Audio Story: Father dearest (Story)
Nov 15, 2016
The pantheon’s performers: Will current musicians be remembered? (Story)
Oct 31, 2016
Pixel-perfect pupils: The advantages of a tech-integrated school (Story)
Oct 13, 2016
Latino Night: A night of cultural celebration (Story)
Oct 09, 2016
Niles North’s famous alumni: Keeping the Viking legacy strong (Story)
Oct 06, 2016
Fall Job Fair: The sunny days end, the money days begin (Story)
Oct 01, 2016
The celebrity’s curse: The side effects of a life in the spotlight (Story)
Sep 24, 2016
Peer pressure: The good, the bad, and the ugly (Story)
Sep 13, 2016
Sophomore Night: The first bricks on the road to college (Story)
Sep 09, 2016
What makes a good teacher: Connecting with your inner student (Story)
Sep 07, 2016
Bark for Life: Canines against cancer (Story)
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