The student news site of Cypress Woods High School

The Crimson Connection

The student news site of Cypress Woods High School

The Crimson Connection

The student news site of Cypress Woods High School

The Crimson Connection

An illustration depicts a person staring towards you, a reference to the social credit system.

The Social Credit System of China

Evan Hull, Business Manager October 13, 2021

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has rolled out a national blacklist that will cover almost all of the 1.4 billion people that currently live in China. Part of a series of sweeping “reforms” instituted...

An illustration of Tiangong-1

Fall From Heaven

BrandonC, Staff Reporter April 3, 2018

      In September 2011, the very first ever Chinese space lab named Tiangong-1, or Heavenly Palace, was launched as a high profile prototype in preparation for China’s ultimate goal. They wanted...

Yokohama, China Town in Kanagawa Japan decorated for the Lunar New Year.

Holidays the American Way

TeresaH, Online Editor December 15, 2017

Christmas trees, candy canes, Santa Claus, stockings and pajamas. These are the things that are typically associated with Christmas and perpetuated in American media, but they are not necessarily traditions...

Escalator Malfunction in China

Escalator Malfunction in China

KaeT, Social Media Editor March 28, 2017

On Saturday afternoon in a Hong Kong mall, visitors were stunned when a tall escalator standing at roughly 150 feet suddenly malfunctioned. This sent the machine in the reverse direction at nearly twice...

The world leaders participating in the 2016 G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China.

G20 Summit in China

KyleR, Business Manager September 6, 2016

Every year since 1999, the leaders from the world's twenty largest economies gather to discuss recent world events and how they have affected the international economy. From tax evasion to global warming,...

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