Authors Posts by May Olvera

May Olvera

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Representation in the 2020 census is vital for LGBTQIA equality

Controversy sparked after it was reported the United States Census Bureau would include LGBTQIA individuals in the 2020 census, only to backtrack shortly after...

Missing DC girls are victims being treated as runaways

To some, Washington is a city of extravagance housing a thirst for political influence. However, to many young women, it is a marble wasteland...

Depression—just get over it

Last semester I found myself in a rut. I stayed in bed for days, had zero motivation to do anything productive and found myself...

San Martians step up to protect undocumented neighbors

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, popularly known as ICE, has allegedly arrived in San Marcos after weeks of terrorizing immigrants in Austin. Within a...

San Marcos needs more girl bands and musicians

The local music scene is something I have grown to love, and is a big factor in keeping me in San Marcos. However, this...

Millennials are destined to change the world

Few generations have as bad of a reputation as millennials do, and yet we hardly deserve it. Millennials are here to step up to...

Milo Yiannopoulos had to be shut down

In early Feburary, Milo Yiannopoulos, Breitbart senior editor and alt-right darling, was run out of the University of California at Berkeley by a group...

America’s watchdog—the media—needs to stop sleeping on the job

Formal journalism has strayed from what it should be and has allowed for citizen journalists to pick up the baton of true reporting. Now,...

Greek organizations are becoming outdated

Texas State has gained national attention for the suspension of four fraternities as a result of a Halloween party that left one young woman...