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feminism

This Is The Result Of Confusing Feminism and Humanism

  Feminism. We’ve all heard about it. We all have our perceptions and evaluations of the term, but do we truly understand its tenets? For reasons I have yet to understand, the term feminism still rattles some bones. There are plenty of public figures who disassociate themselves, women perhaps being...

curatorial challenges

On The Curatorial Challenges in Exhibitions

  EVOCATIVE There are few places that are able to generate a medley of emotions all in one visit. Museums are perhaps one of the few institutions that are able to tout such an ability. A Jackson Pollock exhibit will grip our attention with its abstract expressionism while a Renoir will captivate because...

positively

How to Live Positively Like A Normal Cynic

  MINDFULNESS What were the first thoughts that went through your mind this morning? You want 5 more minutes? Should you sleep 5 more minutes or eat breakfast? What’s that little red bump on your chin? Was that there yesterday? The moment we awake from a hopefully deep and relaxing...

Hollywood

The Best Hollywood Attempts to Tackle Poverty

  Poverty. It plagues our world, and can be found in both urban environments, and the most rural of landscapes. No country escapes poverty, though some do a better job of addressing it. The need for choosing organic options over pesticide-ridden and toxin-laden supermarket staples in my past two articles....

Monsanto

You Need To See Through Monsanto, the Big Bully

  MONSANTO We’ve discussed the benefits of choosing to follow a simple, healthy, organic lifestyle. Organic isn’t a term many Europeans are familiar with — for the most part, their crops aren’t pesticide-laden and their poultry isn’t injected with toxins. Yet our standards here are little different. We have mammoth...

nyu

You See This Is What Happened To OK NYU

  NYU’s Blunder Body shaming, we must put it to rest. Until there is genuine reform, until our society, both men and women, transforms its evaluation of women, I will continue to address this disturbing epidemic. We know about the mounting campaigns against body-shaming. While laudable in their ambitions, they exemplify the...

body shaming

Body Shaming Rampant In 2015 Will Blow Your Mind

  BODY-ACCEPTANCE According to the Gregorian calendar, we are in the twenty-first century though today’s sociopolitical state would say otherwise. We still find it acceptable to berate strangers on their fashion choices, hair styles, large pores, and anything above a size 4 waist (Beyoncé helped widen that margin from 2 to 4). Instead of...