• What Were You Wearing?
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    Sexual assault victims are often pushed aside, questioned,  and degraded. One of the most common questions asked of survivors is “Well, what were you wearing?”. This disrespects and devalues the experience of the person. Also, it is inferiorizing, especially after a devastating assault. These judgements against survivors are now ingrained in American culture. Colleges across […]

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  • Trump Traumatizes the Transgender Community
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    Scrolling through websites, reading magazines and watching the news, Trump’s opinions and decisions are plastered everywhere. His past years in the media and his controversial views have been debated and protested. He is known for his political incorrectness in many situations as well as offensive tweets and statements. While in office, the Obama administration took […]

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  • Why Are Republicans So Hellbent on Preserving Kavanaugh?
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    Brett Kavanaugh is not fit for the Supreme Court. The mounting evidence that he likely did sexually assault three women on three different occasions should have been enough to disqualify him. But the 45-minute long, Trumpian tantrum he threw during his testimony on Thursday adds another important layer to Kavanaugh: he is an unabashed partisan […]

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  • What Cynthia Nixon’s Loss Means for the Blue Wave
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    “This is not the end. This is the beginning,” Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez promised in her victory speech in June. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, after defeating Cynthia Nixon on Thursday, disagreed. The progressive wave that Ocasio-Cortez predicted was “not even a ripple”, according to Cuomo. Cuomo isn’t entirely wrong. Nixon lost by nearly 30 […]

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  • The Rise of New Feminism
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    At the historical Women’s March in 2017, hundreds of people flocked to the streets to protest against the Trump administration and the acts of bigotry that were done under his name. And this year, the same kind of marches have taken place all over the U.S. and the world. From Los Angeles to Rome, hundreds […]

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  • Private Companies in Space
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    The Falcon Heavy rocket just performed a successful launch and landing of a payload into space.  It contained a Tesla roadster, pictured above, and a dummy astronaut. Elon Musk and his company SpaceX has been successfully launching its Falcon series of rockets since 2010.  You may be thinking to yourself, “eh what a big deal; […]

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  • Close Call in Paradise
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    “BALLISTIC MISSILE THREAT INBOUND TO HAWAII. SEEK IMMEDIATE SHELTER. THIS IS NOT A DRILL.” Hawaiians received this emergency alert on their phones around noon on January 13. Panicked Hawaiians took steps to protect themselves from an impending nuclear attack. Within the next hour, signs on highways broadcasted the message that the emergency alert was false […]

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