Opinion

Opinion: Is there a doctor in the White House? Yes

Opinion: Is there a doctor in the White House? Yes

The Wall Street Journal published an Op-Ed in Dec. 2020 by Joseph Epstein titled "Is There a Doctor in the White House? Not if You Need an M.D." In this article, addressing First Lady Jill Biden as “kiddo,” Epstein recommends she drop the “Dr.” from her name.  Plenty...

FEMME

FEMME

No matter how hard I try not to cave into the pressure that surrounds me, sometimes I give in; blame it on peer pressure. Do not ask me to conform to society. I just want to fit in. With the pressure that surrounds us, we tend to forget about the responsibilities that...

I am proud to be a Feminist, aren’t you?  

I am proud to be a Feminist, aren’t you?  

Feminism by definition is the belief that both men and women are equal. It does not favor nor has a bias toward one gender. Although this is the case, feminism has been manipulated into something that presents immense stigma when being associated with. Feminists are...

The importance of Denim Day

The importance of Denim Day

The setting is Rome 1992. An 18-year-old girl is taking her first driving lesson, and her driving instructor, a 45-year-old man, takes her to an isolated road, pulls her out of the car, wrestles her out of one leg of her jeans, and forcibly rapes her. For an hour, he...

The importance of Denim Day

Opinion: Why I am a feminist

I am a feminist because while "feminist icons" like Miley Cyrus and P!nk are praised for embracing their sexuality, artists such as Beyonce, Nicki Minaj and Rihanna are slut-shamed and told to "put a bra on!" because it's "scandalous" and "raunchy." I am a feminist...

Taylor Swift — feminist role model?

Taylor Swift — feminist role model?

Taylor Swift will be lighting up the Staple Center in downtown L.A. five sold out shows starting Friday. You may love her songs, but do you think she is a feminist?