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rape

Rape Culture Inhibits Success of The Birth Of A Nation

The Women’s Center at Marshall University defines rape culture as an environment in which rape is prevalent and in which sexual violence against women is normalized and excused in the media and popular culture. Rape culture is perpetuated through the use of misogynistic language, the objectification of women’s bodies and...

Wellness Month

Time to Focus: Wellness Month

  March is Wellness Month, and it just so happens that the month dedicated to feeling our best coincides with the onset of warmer weather. Too many of us are coming off of this winter feeling sluggish and out of sorts.   Our bodies need upkeep, and since we’ve likely...

net neutrality

No Nonsense Net Neutrality Necessary

  Net neutrality (also network neutrality or Internet neutrality) is the principle that Internet service providers and governments should treat all data on the Internet equally, not discriminating or charging differentially by user, content, site, platform, application, type of attached equipment, or mode of communication.   A clear consensus has...

House of Cards

House Of Cards: Season 2 Is Ruthless and Wonderful

Spacey and Wright The second season of Netflix’s tent pole series ramps up the stakes while offering the same intriguing elements which made season one such a success for the streaming content provider. Kevin Spacey continually shines in his performance as Mephistophelean congressman turned Vice President Frank Underwood. The dynamics...

orange

TV Review: Orange is the New Black?

  Many have had their doubts and questions prior to viewing Netflix original series Orange Is the New Black. Is it a comedy? A drama? Do I really want to devote 13 hours of my life to a fluffy, cookie dough version of HBO’s Oz? I need a body count...