Why is it that in the richest, “greatest” country in the world, we can’t provide for our citizens? I know there’s this big capitalistic view on the worth of human life that is intrinsically linked to how much one can earn, but other countries seem to have no issue allowing their citizens to… You know, live.Read More
Access to therapy and other mental health services is incredibly important, whether you have a mental health condition or not. Simply going through a life change and having a therapist to talk to can be incredibly beneficial.Read More
It isn’t simply enough to demonize and imprison trans individuals who after being left unprotected by their own government, are still violently silenced from the American narrative. On a daily basis, trans people are forced to prove their identities (whether medically or socially), face economic and legal discrimination, and live with the very real threat of murder.Read More
The “white brotherhood” mentality is another word for racism at its finest. When a white cop shoots a Black boy, the predominantly white police department maintains a strict silence; they refuse to turn against one of their own, and once again, the white male hegemony is further cemented in its toxic stateRead More
It’s easy to group honor killings with all other violence against women, but it is imperative to understand the dark truth that lies under the surface.Read More
Just as housewives in the 1920’s prided themselves in not being like those deplorable, immature suffragettes, many women today unfortunately stay far away from the current labels in fear of the characterizations have created against them.Read More
What does it mean that we repeatedly see sexually enlightened women in media depictions facing repercussions for their actions? And what are the implications of this single narrative?
Hannah Baker doesn’t have depression, despite mental illness being a huge risk factor in suicide. She might be depressed, but she does not meet the criteria to have depression.Read More