Adults need to take students seriously

Recently, political leaders have made multiple remarks disregarding the political opinions of young adults. However, this is not just a recent occurrence. Over and over again in our society, young adults are silenced by authority figures. From political settings to the classroom, the youth’s opinions are being disregarded by those in power, and this needs to stop.

Sexism in the military needs to be addressed

As the chains of discrimination remain deep-rooted in our society’s institutions, progress for the marginalized is restricted. Unfortunately,  this discrimination—namely misogyny—is still lingering in the military and has been preventing women from receiving opportunities that their male counterparts enjoy.