Category: Arts & Culture

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Hating Michael Vick Is Hating Yourself

  The Pittsburgh Steelers signed Michael Vick. Online petitions, Facebook pages, and even a rally ensued to prevent the Steelers from signing him, in other words, effectively making a living.   America Key goals of our criminal justice system include preventing crime; protecting the public; supporting victims of crime, their...

How to Be a Classic Man

If you pay any modicum of attention to what’s happening in hip-hop, chances are you’ve heard Jidenna’s ‘Classic Man.’ From USA Today to Esquire, the song and its artist have garnered widespread coverage. I daresay it’s inspired more than a new wave of music – ‘Classic Man’ has the makings...

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What This Girl Bristol Palin Has Done

  Let’s put aside who Bristol’s mom is for a moment. Let’s pretend, just for the sake of argument, that Bristol Smith, a young woman from Anytown, USA is an unwed mom who broke off the engagement to her boyfriend in March 2009. A custody battle ensues that lasts into...

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Power to Pride: Love is Now Legal to All

  On June 6th, 2015, the Supreme Court ruled gay marriage legal in all 50 states. This historic moment is truly a significant one in the LBGT community as well as it is in our community as a whole. Because, well, gay or straight, we are all of the same...

The Most Hardcore Ways To Protest Marriage Equality

It’s official. The Supreme Court has come out in favor of marriage equality, making same-sex marriage actual, factual, and incontestably legal in all 50 states as per the Constitution. Many still remain upset at the notion of 2 people of the same sex engaging in the time honored tradition of legal marriage...

Miles Morales Is The New Spider-Man: Diversity Matters

Marvel Comics just announced that the youthful, more recently created African-American and Puerto Rican character, Miles Morales, will be the one true Spider-Man. To simplify, rather than simply being “a” Spider-Man in some sort of alternate reality, Miles Morales will be “THE” Spider-Man in the cannon Marvel Universe going forward. From now...

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When It’s a Good Time to Call an Uber

  You’ve heard of Uber, right? Of course you have. It’s only one of the most popular smartphone apps/driving services in the country. Since 2010, black cars have swarmed our streets with all sorts of pedestrians praising the car’s existence while sitting in the backseat. The effort of having to stand...

The Best Way To Celebrate Family On Father’s Day

Both Mother’s and Father’s Days are, as we all know, a day to celebrate our parents and the impacts that they have had on our lives. While we are expected to be grateful year-round, these holidays are a designated time to rejoice and appreciate the things these pillars in our...