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#OscarsSoWhite unveils systematic issues in media

The Oscars are the premiere event for Hollywood. A beautifully excessive night of glamour, passion, decadence and, once again, white people. The 88th Annual Academy...
Fad Diets

Here’s why New Year fad diets are unhealthy, counterproductive

The New Year has come and with it a list of New Year’s resolutions—including fad diets. Unfortunately, the only way to make a lasting...
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Why Congress needs to follow Obama’s lead on gun control

Let’s spare the platitudes. America’s gun problem spiraled out of control a long time ago, but with Obama’s recent executive orders the nation may...
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The Cheat Sheet: How to Reestablish College Life

Getting used to sleeping in and having a bountiful blessing of food at your fingertips will make you forget the sleep-deprived and noodle-dieted life...

Holidays should be about family, not consumerism

With Christmas around the corner, “shopping season” has begun, and with it the strain of buying everyone and their mother a gift for the...

Crazy, Sexy, Not Cool

Sex sells and we see evidence of this in everyday life. Sexually objectified women that appear in the many magazine ads, billboards and commercials sell...

Mixing alcohol with energy drinks is dangerous, unwise

Everyone knows college is a time for experimentation, but maybe some testing should be kept to the minimum. The result of mixing alcoholic beverages...

How to get away with murder? Be a federal agent

It’s an unfortunate reality when the people sworn to uphold the notion that no one is above the law are held to a different,...

Senior political candidates show America’s perception of age is maturing

With this batch of presidential candidates being the oldest in recent memory, it seems Americans may have finally gotten over their ageist hump. For a...

Thanks Victoria’s Secret, but my natural hair is not a trend

Maria Borges is an Angolan model that was praised for sporting her short, natural hair on the runway at this year’s Victoria’s Secret fashion...