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Olivia Dawson

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Olivia Dawson is one of the Editors-in-Chief of RedEye this year. She is active in the Kentucky YMCA Youth Association and is passionate about youth advocacy. She loves binging on Netflix, eating southern food, and taking naps. Olivia is a music fanatic and can often be found at concerts. You can contact her at olivia.dawson@manualjc.com.

COUNTERPOINT: Confederate statues should continue to stand

Many Americans have debated the removal of Confederate statues, however, certain commemoration is crucial for our society.

OPINION: Where you go to college doesn’t matter

Senior and Editor-in-Chief Olivia Dawson weighs in on the college decision process.

OPINION: Trump should face impeachment

Trump should be impeached for numerous reasons, but the process would be arduous.

BHM: Presidents and their roles in black history

Today marks the 132nd Presidents' Day. Here is a look back at presidents and how they influenced black history.

OPINION: Abortion legislation infringes upon women’s rights

Recent bills restricting abortion in Kentucky are threatening the rights and health of women.

BHM: A history of desegregation in JCPS

A look at the issue of segregation in JCPS and the efforts made over the years to improve it.

JCPS to discuss becoming a safe haven district

Jefferson County Public Schools could become a safe place for immigrants.

OPINION: The problems with Black Friday

The most popular shopping day of the year is not so great, bringing violence and promoting consumerism, impulse buys and overspending.

Bishop Gene Robinson visits Manual

The J&C Publishers welcomed Bishop Gene Robinson as a guest speaker to talk about the LGBTQ+ community and religion.

JCPS board approves attendance incentive for bus drivers

In its October board meeting, JCPS approved a monetary bonus for bus drivers with perfect attendance.