Brammhi Balarajan

Brammhi Balarajan

Opinion: The college application process is toxic

Opinion: The college application process is toxic

If you google “how to get into college,” more than a billion results will pop up. The college industry has turned into a capitalistic monster, made up of books, guides, videos, tutors, and endless experts that claim they’ll help you get into your dream college. People...

Opinion: Why I’m a Vegetarian

Opinion: Why I’m a Vegetarian

“You know you’re not actually saving any animals, right? Would you eat this piece of chicken if I gave you 10 bucks? If you had to choose between jumping off a cliff or eating meat, what would you choose?” These are all real questions people have asked me, unwavering...

Violence Plagues Sri Lanka

Violence Plagues Sri Lanka

About a month ago, a ‘Missing Lovers Day’ was held in Sri Lanka by a local group called The Families of the Disappeared. Their intent of the event was for it to be “an evening of love stories, love songs, and hope. The Sri Lankan Civil War occurred between the...