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Cris Rivera

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Express your beliefs—with more than just memes

Memes are a recent phenomenon born out of the connection between masses of people on the Internet. Any concept or idea that virally spreads...

The actual meaning of terrorism

In the late 18th century, the word terrorist began its appearance in the English language. This had very little mention until after the 1950s,...

Say ‘no’ to tanning beds this summer—the easy skin cancer supplier

Tanning beds have been around since the early twentieth century, ironically created in the form of lamps to help people with a vitamin D...

People need the freedom of finding peace

Throughout life, people experience some form of hardship, or bad situations that test a person’s ability to grow. These difficult times usually result in...

Like women, men are not subject to gender roles

In the last couple of years, the Internet has set ablaze the societal “rules” dictating what a woman can do, wear or in general...

Don’t get scammed, Bobcats

As tax season draws to a close, anxiety runs rampant as people shuffle to get forms in on time and correctly. Consequently, this leaves people...

Buzzfeed’s ’27 Questions Black People Have for Black People” spotlights community...

Buzzfeed, an internet giant of entertainment and information, has set the web ablaze by alienating a large part of its black viewership with the...

America should say ‘no’ to torture

Reuters published March 30 a poll to get an idea of U.S. citizens’ views on torture, and it showed that Americans overall support it. Despite...

Unfriend & Unfollow: Why moderating political dissention on social media is...

As the election cycle gets closer to the likely day of reckoning, opinions on the methods of United States governance are becoming more prominent—not...

TIO: The Olympics

The Olympics is a tired out tradition By Libby Light As Brazil struggles to fill seats for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, it...