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A Look at Trump’s Comments on Mexicans

Along his journey through election season, Donald Trump’s campaign remained highly controversial. Now, with the presidential win in hand, Trump’s debated immigration plan will soon unfold. Among his many beliefs, his brash and straightforward claims regarding immigration often targets Mexicans, legal and illegal. His filterless comments are received diametrically: some see his words as offensive […]

Candid Conversation: Two Millennials’ Understanding of Wicca

By Esther Kao and Gabrielle DeMeritt From crystals to incense, the influence of  Wiccanism pervades popular culture. Wicca, also known as the Pagan Witchcraft, is a new religious movement focused on polytheism, nature, and magic. Like other pagan religions, Wiccans worship various deities. Although, most of their’s are goddesses such as Artemis, Selene, and Phoibe/Phoebe. […]

Is CrossFit Really a Narcissistic Cult?

Image from: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/4d/USMC-120205-M-AV740-004.jpg If you consider yourself a fitness guru, or even if you do not, you have probably heard of the new workout trend, Crossfit. Why? Because Crossfit is one of the newest, fastest-growing workout trends in America today. In fact, statistics show that their meager 13 affiliates in 2005 have turned into “more […]

What’s with the sexism in our salads?

A family sits at a dinner table lined with piles of leafy salad. Mom gleefully munches on a piece of lettuce while Dad stares down at his dish with disgust. He’s longing for a more satisfying meal: Specifically, a thick slice of pepperoni pizza. Sound familiar? This Domino’s commercial that aired earlier this fall — […]

Can White Girls Wear Dreadlocks?

Marc Jacobs’ bold choice to don his models with colorful dreadlocks during the September New York Fashion Week show has caused quite the uproar, both in the fashion community and in the social justice community. Many are claiming that his use of the traditionally African hairstyle is cultural appropriation and he should be reprimanded for […]