Month: April 2024

Racist Trump calls deadly Charlottesville neo-Nazi rally a “peanut” compared to student protesters. (Op-Ed)

Racist Trump calls deadly Charlottesville neo-Nazi rally a “peanut” compared to student protesters. (Op-Ed)

As student protesters unite across college campuses to stand up against the ongoing genocide in Gaza, former president Donald Trump has condemned their peaceful protest and called the deadly Charlottesville neo-Nazi rally a “peanut” in comparison. In August 2017, white nationalists, neo-Nazis, and other right-wing groups descended on the city of Charlottesville to protest the […]

Harvey Weinstein’s New York felony sex crimes conviction is overturned

Harvey Weinstein’s New York felony sex crimes conviction is overturned

The New York Court of Appeals on Thursday overturned the sex crimes conviction against Harvey Weinstein, the infamous Hollywood producer whose downfall stood as a symbol of the #MeToo movement. Many women testified against Weinstein and many more shared their stories of sexual harassment, assault, and abuse online. Shockingly, by a 4-3 vote, the court […]

Lipstick shades that look good on everyone (Op-Ed)

Lipstick shades that look good on everyone (Op-Ed)

Given that I am an avid lipstick lover; there is an array of shades I love.  However, I feel some shades don’t look good on most people. In the same token, I feel certain shades do look stunning on most people. When buying lipstick, one must take into consideration not just their personal preference, but […]

Children should not be concerned with extensive skincare routines (Op-Ed)

Children should not be concerned with extensive skincare routines (Op-Ed)

Recently, there’s been an uptick in content and controversy surrounding children’s involvement and dedication to extensive (and expensive) skincare routines.  While it’s certainly beneficial to instruct children on how to properly care for themselves and instill proper hygiene habits, this skincare debate is another debacle entirely.  Primarily found on social media platforms such as Instagram, […]

Lana del Rey deserves a Grammy (Op-Ed)

Lana del Rey deserves a Grammy (Op-Ed)

Lana Del Rey’s exclusion from the winner’s circle is, without a question, the most flagrant theft in Grammy history. Del Rey has been making waves in the music business since her 2012 breakthrough with “Born To Die” which included well-known songs like ‘Nation Anthem’ and ‘Summertime Sadness.’ Her dedication to nostalgic thoughts and her ability […]

Will there ever be a mainstream female American football league? (OP-ED)

Will there ever be a mainstream female American football league? (OP-ED)

American football is undoubtedly one of the most popular sports in the United States. Additionally, it’s likely the most male-dominated sport out of them all. It undoubtedly brings the question of the existence of female participation in the sport and female leagues. Surprisingly enough, for those that aren’t aware, there has been female participation in […]

Women’s fashion sizing is outrageously inconsistent (Op-Ed)

Women’s fashion sizing is outrageously inconsistent (Op-Ed)

In the labyrinth of fashion, women often find themselves navigating a maze of uncertainty when it comes to sizing.  Unlike the more predictable and standardized measurements in men’s apparel, women’s fashion sizing is plagued by inconsistency and unreliability, contributing to a plethora of frustrations and self-consciousness among consumers. The variance in sizing across different brands […]

Reproductive rights shouldn’t be a debate; it should be legal to protect women (Op-Ed)

Reproductive rights shouldn’t be a debate; it should be legal to protect women (Op-Ed)

No one can dispute the importance of reproductive rights to women’s health and independence; they are basic human rights. One of these rights is the autonomy to choose one’s own reproductive and bodily health care without governmental intervention. Reproductive justice has recently been in the spotlight because of the Supreme Court hearings on Idaho’s abortion […]

“3 Body Problem:” an emotional foray into physics, friendship, and duty. (Op-Ed)

“3 Body Problem:” an emotional foray into physics, friendship, and duty. (Op-Ed)

Netflix’s 3 Body Problem is an incredibly intellectual show that follows a tight-knit group of physicists who discover that not only is science “broken,” but there are alien entities who are headed to Earth. While you may roll your eyes, this is not your typical alien invasion story; 3 Body Problem is so much more […]

The nostalgic appeal of the “90’s-2000’s chick flick” (Op-Ed)

The nostalgic appeal of the “90’s-2000’s chick flick” (Op-Ed)

In the era of rapid technological advancement and ever-changing societal norms, there’s a certain solace found in revisiting the bygone days of 90s-2000s chick flicks and rom-coms.  These cinematic gems, from “Legally Blonde” to “Mean Girls,” offer more than just entertainment; they encapsulate a simpler time and provide a comforting escape into a world where […]

Helldivers II: How an indie game developer united players around the world. (Op-Ed)

Helldivers II: How an indie game developer united players around the world. (Op-Ed)

No one expected indie game developer Arrowhead Studios’ Helldivers II to be one of the best games of the year. In fact, many wrote it off as yet another fighting game and weren’t interested in purchasing it. However, the satirical military game is a critical success and smash hit thanks to hardworking developers, a titular […]

Supreme Court wraps up arguments on historic abortion case

Supreme Court wraps up arguments on historic abortion case

An historic abortion case has reached a conclusion in the Supreme Court’s debate, paving the way for a possible game-changing ruling in the United States’s continuing fight over reproductive rights. The country is watching as the Biden administration challenges parts of Idaho’s extreme abortion ban in court. Advocates and legal professionals are waiting for the […]

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