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Opinion: Beverly Marsh Deserved Better

Opinion: Beverly Marsh Deserved Better

Anyone who has read a Stephen King novel can attest to the fact that they are, in a word, weird, but in a wonderful way. From supernatural horrors to grotesque realities, King captures every nightmare you never knew you had. For this reason, I was incredibly...

Does prejudice exist in our society?

Does prejudice exist in our society?

Prejudice is a heavy word that has connotations of hurt and judgment. The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines prejudice as “a preconceived judgment or opinion.” On the other hand, Google defines prejudice as “harm or injury that results or may result from some action...

Confessions of a privileged black female

Confessions of a privileged black female

Imagine this: You’re sitting with your friends in the cafeteria. Everyone is laughing, complaining about the school lunches, and copying each other’s homework. Then you show your friends how you changed your Instagram profile picture to a parody of the Starbucks logo....

The root of intolerance

The root of intolerance

In my freshmen year of high school, I chartered for my own club: Latin Club. I only needed 15 signatures out of the 4,000 students on campus to get the club approved. By the day the form was due, I looked back at the bulletin board, and I received an outstanding...

Millennial anti-Semitism on college campuses

Millennial anti-Semitism on college campuses

Each year millions of Americans send their students off to college. Typically a moment of pride and joy for most parents, but for Jewish parents, this has become a moment of fear and anxiety. There has been an unfortunate rise in anti-Semitism on college campuses...

The lack of diversity in the film industry

The lack of diversity in the film industry

The film industry, particularly Hollywood, produces a myriad of films that feature great diversity in genre. Despite its sufficiency in producing movies with rich plots and riveting action-- more or less-- it has been under public scrutiny due to the allegations that...