How Fundamentalist Christian Patriarchy Silences Women Into Submission

There are times when reality is stranger than fiction.

At first glance, The Transformed Wife’s Twitter looks like a satire page. …


If you are reading this, chances are you either own clothing from Lululemon or know someone who does. For the past few years, Lululemon has been posing as a “green” brand to lure in trend-chasing young people. …


On January 6, 2021, a group of Donald Trump loyalists stormed the United States Capitol in rebellion against a “corrupt” government that they falsely claim has “stolen” the election from Trump. The riots destroyed millions of dollars of property in the Capitol, 5 lives, and most importantly, America’s trust in…


Brandon Bernard’s execution reveals a broken justice system that prioritizes destruction over reform

On December 10, 2020, otherwise known as International Human Rights Day, Brandon Bernard was executed by the United States federal government for being an accomplice to a murder when he was eighteen years old. New evidence suggests that his victim, Stacie Bagley, was already dead by a gunshot from the…


“Enter my giveaway by inviting five of your friends to follow my page!”

“I will be holding a LIVE Q&A session tonight at 7- put your questions down in the comments!”

If you follow any influencers on Instagram, YouTube, or TikTok, you have most likely heard these lines before. Typically…


Dangerous conspiracy theories, disinformation, and aggressive political bias

While the internet can be a resource to educate, it can also deceive innocent users with disinformation. Websites can easily disguise themselves as unbiased when in reality, they cater to a specific political agenda.

How can you spot disinformation out in the wild? …


Recently, I came across an article from Evie Magazine, an allegedly “unbiased” opinion blog, that argued women should be having children during the pandemic, and those who choose not to or wait are selfish.

While I agree with the author’s stance on staying optimistic during hard times, the author greatly…


“So, what do you think the senior year retreat will be like?” my friend asked.

In my mind, I pictured it to be like Survivor.

Stranded on a remote tropical island, a group of students learn to explore the wilderness, climbing trees, swimming in the ocean, building large sandcastles. …


CW: sexual harassment and assault

Sexual assault deniers everywhere,

You may be the person who comments on an article about a sexual assault case, “That woman is LYING!” You may be the person who makes a YouTube video titled, “Why We Should Not #BelieveAllWomen.” …


This week’s story will be pretty short; I will be talking about what my life has been like after graduating from college this spring!

Transitioning from college to post-grad life in the middle of a pandemic hasn’t always been super easy; I miss the days where I could easily walk…

Katie Gu

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