Sophia Lee

Sophia is a senior reporter for WORLD Magazine. She is a World Journalism Institute and University of Southern California graduate. Sophia resides in Los Angeles, Calif., with her husband. Follow her on Twitter @SophiaLeeHyun.

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The End of the Tour

Movie
by Sophia Lee
Posted 8/07/15, 01:00 am

The End of the Tour is the kind of film that may keep you sitting and staring long after the credits roll—not because the movie was so thrilling, or the message so deep, but because you feel physically pressed down by the weight of the subject.

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The Stanford Prison Experiment

Movie
by Sophia Lee
Posted 7/24/15, 01:00 am

How would you act if somebody handed you a uniform, a nightstick, and full reign over a group of prisoners? Until a person is in that situation, he never really knows to what depth he might abuse power. That’s one conclusion from The Stanford Prison Experiment (rated R for bad language, abusive behavior, and some sexual references), which dramatizes a real-life prison simulation in 1971 that gained notoriety for going a little too well.

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Sophia Lee

'A home to come to'

Hope Award | West Region Winner: Hope House takes in children whom others have abandoned and shows them a loving, heavenly Father
by Sophia Lee
Posted 7/24/15, 01:00 am

MARSING, Idaho—’Twas the night before graduation, and all through Hope House, everyone was bustling—maybe even a mouse. But one graduate-to-be tossed and turned all night because her heart wouldn’t stop thumping with excitement. Nobody had thought she would ever graduate high school. Another graduate shed tears of disappointment. His parents would not be attending the ceremony—a sore reminder that they abandoned him.

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