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Opinion: Unity is a perspective in this time of crisis

Opinion: Unity is a perspective in this time of crisis

The last words of George Floyd’s as former Officer Derek Chauvin of the Minneapolis Police Department murdered Floyd by putting his knee on Floyd’s neck for more than eight minutes are bone chilling. “I can’t breathe.” The era of slavery and Jim Crow was defined by...

Change Starts with Conversations

Change Starts with Conversations

As she was walking home from school, Camille Clay heard racial taunts aimed at her. Unfortunately for Clay, this type of behavior was nothing new. At school, kids made fun of her black skin tone. “I came back home from swim practice and saw the N-word spray painted on...

My life in America

My life in America

When I was young, I'd hear a voice blaring out the words to a pledge that was happily said in unison, like a orchestra playing at the Hollywood Bowl. The pledge itself seemed like a spell that had gotten everyone. Once it was over, the spell was broken. Being too...

My message: Restore pride in diversity

My message: Restore pride in diversity

Dear future president, I want to live in a country where everyone is accepted. Dr. King said that people should not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character. This is something that is not the case today, partially due to rhetoric,...

Why comic book TV shows are guideposts for industry equality

Why comic book TV shows are guideposts for industry equality

Some critics have said that the entertainment industry does not have enough women or people of color. However, I think that there is at least some channels of equality in the media, but it is hiding in a place few would look: comic book television shows.Shows like...