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An Instagram post highlighting a personal testomony submitted to the @Dearmayfield Instagram on July 8.
@Dearmayfield Reveals History of Unchecked Racism
Gracie Sandman, Managing Editor-In-Chief • September 14, 2020

PASADENA, California — Weeks after the Black Lives Matter protests over the death of George Floyd on May 25 in Minneapolis, a series of Instagram...

Letter From The Editors: September 14, 2020
Grace Fontes, Editorial Editor • September 14, 2020

As we begin the 2020-2021 school year--the Mayfield Crier strives to focus on creating a platform to open up our community's discussion about...

A mural of George Floyd painted in Los Angeles, highlighting the community
The Vital Role of Social Media on the BLM Movement: How does it differ from the Civil Rights Movement?
Keara Keelty, Opinion Co-Editor-In-Chief • September 14, 2020

2020: a COVID-19 pandemic, Black Lives Matter protests, and political discourse around racism in America--and its reform--are just some of the...

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The Experience of Online Summer School During A Pandemic
Miranda Gallegos, Staff Writer • September 14, 2020

Summer School at Mayfield itself is a challenge but online provided a different set of obstacles to overcome. Taking summer geometry began as...

A view of the Bobcat Fires in Southern California.
Bobcat Fires Through the Eyes of a Sophomore
Madison Rojas, Staff Writer • September 14, 2020

Los Angeles County, CA--A first person account of the Bobcat Fires in Southern California from Caroline Squire '23: The air quality in my...

Safer inside: South Coast Air Quality Management air quality index map shows unhealthy air from Santa Monica to San Bernardino.
Unsafe Air Quality Keeps Locals Inside
Hannah Sherman, Mayfield Crier Online Editor • September 14, 2020

West San Gabriel Valley, CA--Due to the local wildfires, the air quality is unhealthy for sensitive folks  The South Coast Air Quality Management...

Different articles of clothing hanging on a clothing rack.
E-Commerce Amidst the Global Pandemic
Avalon Dela Rosa, Staff Writer • September 14, 2020

Groceries, toilet paper, loungewear, closet organizers, cleaning supplies, new beauty routines, etc. You name it, we’ve probably bought it....

The Mars Rover, Perseverance.
2020 Mars Rover Launch
Abby Beegle, Staff Writer • September 14, 2020

Cocoa Beach, Fl -- While Covid-19 changed the summer plans of many people here on Earth, the scientists behind the launch of the next Mars rover,...

Tik Tok Logo.
A Look at the Reasons Behind Banning TikTok
Abby Beegle, Staff Writer • September 14, 2020

15 second videos: seemingly scrolling endlessly. Teens, especially during the pandemic, have spent hours on video app, TikTok. A source of immense...