• What to Do If You Feel Like Giving Up

    By Gloria Davidova As a society, we often get involved in activities or interests that may not interest us, but we are trying to follow a trend or please someone else. Whether that is a celebrity, friend, or family member, after some time has passed you lose interest and may ask yourself, What’s the point? […]

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  • Whitewashing in Hollywood

    by Ryan Ricks and Karen Wang Hollywood and Western media at large have always had a history of marginalizing and misrepresenting people of color and other minorities through whitewashing and the exclusion of non-white actors. But can whitewashing really be considered “history” and has Hollywood made progress in terms of representing people of color in […]

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  • Dreamer

    By Maddie Sersic Dreams are fascinating. Not the kind that we reminisce in the morning after we wake, but the kind that we can live. The type of dreams that are consistently paired with the words hope and want. These dreams that we aspire to and change our life around seem so important and relevant […]

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  • The Power of the Vote

    By Grace Rozembajgier One week and one day from now, 218,959,000 Americans take the wheel of the country.  With a pull of a lever or push of a button, these eligible voters show how truly similar they are, as they cast votes which promote their differences. While election day can be seen as a divisive time […]

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  • CTE In the NFL

    By Jay Maturi “If I knew back then what I know now, I would have never played football. Never.” – Bo Jackson, NFL All-Star and MLB Left-Fielder “CTE is a progressive degenerative disease which afflicts the brain of people who have suffered repeated concussions and traumatic brain injuries, such as athletes who take part in […]

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  • Where Are the Women?

    By Lucia Ponader Women. Politics. These two words, and the thoughts and images that they conjure up, need to be talked about more often. When given the two words “women” and “politics,” one may think of Hillary Clinton, Sarah Palin, the staggering male to female ratio in politics, or the fact that women obtained the […]

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