Opinion

Opinion: Stop sexualizing Asian culture

Opinion: Stop sexualizing Asian culture

Throughout American history and social media, Asian culture has repeatedly been misrepresented, whether it be through stereotypically portraying Asian characters or getting “chic” Chinese tattoos. Traditional Asian culture, especially clothing, has become a trend to...

Opinion: The importance of independent media

Opinion: The importance of independent media

The mainstream media has gained so much credibility and popularity that they have been able to use this credibility and popularity as leverage over the American people. Remember a time when the news was actually used to inform people, not manipulate them into holding...

Opinion: We still need to evolve as a more equal society

Opinion: We still need to evolve as a more equal society

It has been a chaotic last few months as the Black Lives Matter movement has inspired protests nationwide since the tragic death of George Floyd on May 25.  As a resident of L.A. county, I have directly seen the protests in my area as well as plentiful news and media...

Opinion: Normalizing violence in today’s society

Opinion: Normalizing violence in today’s society

About a week ago, I was scrolling through my news feed in social media, when I came across the headline about the recent attacks in Sri Lanka. I didn’t really think much about it and I ended up scrolling past the article without much of a second thought. It wasn’t...