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Playing The Game: No means no

Bianca Hull and Kianna Znika

May 24, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Everyone has experienced having a crush on someone they knew they couldn’t have. It’s human nature, whether that be because of age, they’re in a relationship or they just weren’t that interested. It happens to the best of us. However, if someone tells a person they aren’t i...

Playing The Game: Situationships

Bianca Hull and Kianna Znika

May 24, 2019


Filed under Opinion

The beginning of a relationship is a tricky thing, having to grasp what are the do’s and don’t's for your new partner can sometimes be a hard thing to grasp, but even trickier than that is the commonly known situationship.A situationship as defined by Urban Dictionary is “a relations...

Playing the Game: Sex is a two-way street

Kianna Znika and Bianca Hull

May 19, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Listen up here, kids, because we are going to have the talk. Yes, this is the infamous talk that mom and dad are supposed to have when their child becomes of age, but this time with a little bit of a twist. Most of us in our young age are introduced to sex in the most basic way and only experience...

Free Speech Zone: How do you feel about Pornhub possibly buying Tumblr?

Derrick Coleman, Edgar Mendoza, and Quinae Austin

May 14, 2019


Filed under Free Speech Zone, Opinion

Nae Galloway, Sociology major "I'm shook, because if they buy it they're going to have to do a lot monitoring and because kids use it also." D.J., Undecided "Nothing really changes, it’s the same to me." Dante Murrow, Undecided "My prayers have been answered." Saul Serafin, ...

Porn-dogs need to leave children alone

Porn-dogs need to leave children alone

Jasmine Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

May 14, 2019


Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Top Stories

Pornhub’s performative “wokeness” with saving the bees, planting trees or whatever the fuck and possibly buying Tumblr, won’t stop twisted fucks from engaging in and posting child pornography and exploiting sex workers. It should be a universal understanding, to porn enthusiasts and haters...

Playing the Game: Friend or hoe?

Kianna Znika and Bianca Hull

May 13, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Here is the problem with these self-proclaimed “nice” guys: they befriend certain women with the intention of dating them and then whine, or leave, when they get nothing more than friendship in return. This has been a known problem in the dating world for many years, but has recently been getting...

Playing the Game: Zodiac Signs

Kianna Znika and Bianca Hull

May 13, 2019


Filed under Opinion

People's zodiac sign is not an excuse for how they treat people. Let me say this one for more time to make sure everyone fully grasps this: Their zodiac sign is not an excuse for how they treat people. Far too often, we hear, “well he’s a Gemini that’s just how Gemini's are” and that type...

What About Us?

What About Us?

Jah-Tosh Baruti, Freelance Writer

April 30, 2019


Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Top Stories

Why is nearly a billion dollars being raised to restore an old building as opposed to helping the people affected by the real tragedies? There have been over 26 attacks on places of worship since 2010, according to Religion News Service. Christians in Sri Lanka were recently targeted by terrorists...

DHS Disbandment of Domestic Terror unit shows Bias

Nizar Milbes

April 24, 2019


Filed under Opinion

The Trump Administration along with its cronies have obviously displayed bias by downplaying this threat while continuing its rhetoric on so-called "Radical Islamic Terror."Recently the Department of Homeland Security disbanded one of the only domestic terrorist units in its department.One would think tha...

Playing the Game: Move on or hold on?

Kianna Znika and Bianca Hull

April 24, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Sometimes playing the game leads to a relationship that's not so "happily-ever-after.” Now that things are over, a new challenge arises: When is the right time to move on? The answer: when the person feels ready.It’s a difficult topic, because both sides could be understood: the person mo...

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