Sidnee King is a junior broadcast journalism major, from Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Sidnee has written for several publications, including the “Michigan Chronicle,” “BLAC Detroit,” and she has worked at WHBC 96.3, the student-run radio station at Howard University. Sidnee strives to inform and educate the global community about the importance of diversity and social issues that stem from a lack of understanding. As a journalist, Sidnee hopes to use the art of storytelling—via print, audio and visual platforms — to open her audience up to understanding the complexities and intricacies of groups that, traditionally, haven’t had a voice in mainstream media.
Let’s talk about #WhitePrivilege. Former All-American swimmer at Stanford University, Brock Turner, was accused and proven guilty of sexual assault by the juror. However, the Judge decided to lighten his sentence.