Should we fly the Confederate flag?

Over the past few years, symbols of “Southern pride” from the Civil War have become a controversial topic in the media. A particularly sore subject is whether we should fly, or even have the right to fly, the Confederate flag.  Our right to fly the Confederate flag is protected under the First Amendment. Every American […]

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Learning from this Pandemic

Over the past few weeks, all of our lives have been turned upside down. Instead of our spirits being crushed in light of recent events, I think we’ve shown remarkable resilience even through these trying times. We’ve found creative ways to come together while being apart all over the world, such as birthday drive-bys, Netflix […]

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Price inflation during COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has reached every corner of the United States over the past few months. It’s affected virtually every person’s life in some way, shape, or form. However, before it reached the US, it reached social media platforms. Users took to posting their opinions, without fact checking them first, on multiple platforms. Companies such […]

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The high price tag of fast fashion

Over the past 30 years, fast fashion has become a global force to be reckoned with. Companies like Zara and H&M have overtaken pre-existing companies such as Gap and Levi’s in terms of revenue, reaching almost 30 billion dollars in 2018. However, fast fashion comes at a high price. The industry detrimentally affects the environment […]

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New lunches

New rules and regulations regarding lunch periods in the cafe have been introduced this year. The most notable changes are the enforcement of division of lunches by form and the seat limit at tables. These changes have not been beneficial to the community because they reduce flexibility in the schedule, don’t address the crowding issue […]

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Lizzo: A new star

Lizzo’s rise to stardom happened so quickly that if you blinked, you might have missed it. She’s quickly becoming a titan in the music industry, unforgettable with her big personality and unapologetic attitude. Still, the most notable thing about Lizzo is her authenticity. Lizzo has always fought for the right to be accepted regardless of […]

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