Growing up, I loved watching shows and movies with generic archetypes: a hero and an evil character. The bad guy does his bad guy stuff, and the good guy catches him in the end. The end. This was how I thought the world worked. This was how I viewed my country– the big adults in the courtrooms with black robes will send the bad guys to prison and we get to live a happy life. Sorry, younger me, but unfortunately, this isn’t how it really works.Read more
Category Archives: Editorial
Years ago, few would have believed that such a word could sufficiently describe the entirety of the United States government. Now, it seems more fitting a word than ever.Read more
Let me paint a picture of a sad reality: a highly respected individual consuming a mind-altering substance on a live broadcast, posting false statements on social media, and aimlessly accusing foreigners of pedophillia.Read more
Constant political disarray. Countless sexual misconduct cases unreported and unresolved. A legal system in shambles. A society built on ignorance and corrupt institutions.Read more
Here, a woman captures a selfie among a sea of brightly-lit food trucks and feverish festival-goers; there, a woman cruises past the highrises and streetlights of a busy part of town in her own car, without worrying about the legal implications of being a female driver.Read more
This is a country with opportunity and freedom.
This is a country where the oppressed feel safe.
This is a country with a strong vocal base and a welcoming community.Read more
Mollie Tibbets: a name so suddenly plastered on newsstands across the country yet still so inconsiderately mourned by a far too politically motivated public, has evolved from a small town murder mystery to a nation-wide political debate. A beautiful girl with a promising future, 20 year old Tibbets’ carefree life was tragically cut short on July 18, 2018.Read more