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Hollywood vs the middle class

Celebrities today like to think they stand for something and are unique in their own way, but most follow the same routine and are...

Pornography is bad news for women

Porn kills. Not literally, but theoretically. Pornography leads to the inhumane and destructive representation of women in society—silently killing the realistic and moralistic mindset of...

Boreing-Becerra: Giving back to a loving campus

Advocacy, philanthropy, love, law and the intricacies of philosophy and ideology run throughout my veins. It is Texas State and the individuals I have...

Going to the Square can help the city

Many Texas State students choose to find their liquor-fueled entertainment on Sixth Street instead of the Square. There are various taxes that generate the city’s...

The reality of food insecurity

David Steele-Figueredo, president of Woodbury University, insists “food insecurity is real—a problem that needs to remain a headline item.” Food insecurity arrives when someone does...

Unicorn emojis and Ariana Grande: How the dude-bro culture is destroying itself

Who knew unicorns and phones were exclusive to women? Better yet, who knew objectifying and placing undue gender expectations on them could be so...

The United Nations is nothing but a joke

Saudi Arabia is overseeing an influential human rights panel for the United Nations. I don't know whether to laugh at the irony or cry...

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...

Donald Trump’s promotion of rape culture in the military is unacceptable

Donald Trump has proven, once again, he is a shameless sexist who has no ability to think critically about real-world problems. Trump defended a tweet...

Black History Month: An ode to the black man

No longer can a nation full of prejudice and racism cause black men to become discouraged. It is time for appreciation, admiration and respect....