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Sustainability in the Fashion Industry

Sustainability in the Fashion Industry
How does being ethically conscious affect the fashion industry?
November 1, 2019

A prominent problem in our society revolves around the harmful effects of the fashion industry. The second largest pollutant in the world is produced by textile waste that comes from fast fashion; this...

The Other Side: Abortion

The Other Side: Abortion
October 31, 2019

Abortion is one of today’s most controversial topics - split opinions differ based on political party, religion, ethics, gender and more. Democrats file abortion under the untouchable label of women’s...

Climate Change: It Can’t Wait

Climate Change: It Can’t Wait
October 30, 2019

Whether you lean left or right politically, it is hard to deny the scientific facts proving the planet is actively suffering the effects of climate change and global warming.  From severe or unpredictable...

‘Moving On’ is a Myth

‘Moving On’ is a Myth
October 29, 2019

My alarm rang at 5:00 a.m. on Oct. 26 and I started to pack up my water jug, garment bag and mellophone for one of the last football games of the season. It was still dark outside when my mom told me my...

Preface

Preface
October 22, 2019

I’ve always stood out in the crowd and been considered a “bookworm" or a “nerd” by my peers. I never took these words as something to be ashamed of, but quite the contrary. I love receiving those...

Social media my addiction

Social media my addiction
October 22, 2019

I was 12 years old when I received the gift of my very first phone, and the first thing I did was ask my parents if I could get Snapchat. Since then, checking social media constantly has become an unbreakable...

Vaping: The good, the bad and the pulmonary illnesses

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October 18, 2019

During passing period one day, I overheard part of a conversation that has stuck in my mind ever since. “I’m so tired of seeing anti-vaping ads. They’re not going to stop me.” The day before...

The Other Side: Gun Control

The Other Side: Gun Control
October 15, 2019

There have been more mass shootings than days of the year so far in 2019. As of Oct. 15, the 288th day of the year, the number of mass shootings (according to nonprofit Gun Violence Archive’s data which...

Diversity at New York Fashion Week Spring/ Summer 2020

Diversity at New York Fashion Week Spring/ Summer 2020
October 11, 2019

This season’s New York Fashion Week was expectantly cluttered with unorthodox venues and first looks at what we can expect to see on the streets in spring, but one factor that stood out was the immense...

Feminist Fight Club: Susan B. Anthony

Feminist Fight Club: Susan B. Anthony
October 3, 2019

For the first feminist I write about on this blog, I thought we should go back to who started it all - Susan Brownell Anthony.  The question here is, what didn’t she do? The most important right...

The Other Side

The Other Side
September 23, 2019

Abortion. Gun control. The media. The economy. Students and youth today are growing more and more invested in and vocal about how the government is dealing with issues like these. People are becoming more...

Best Dressed

Best Dressed
September 20, 2019

Growing up, I was always playing dress up, getting into my mom’s makeup, or playing hairstylist, which often led to one of my siblings getting a very bad haircut. As I’ve gotten older, my passion...

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