Talon Marks

Bianca Bitches: we are people, not sexual property

Bianca Martinez

February 26, 2019

Men and women were not created to be lusted after or put on a scale dictating how sexually attractive they are.It’s not like our parents took inventory of each other’s bodies in the talking stages of their relationships to see what their future children would like.Your mom didn’t walk up to your dad and ask for his shoe size becaus...

Wage Gap: Victim by choice

David Jenkins

April 11, 2018

The gender wage gap exists, but as to why it exists is due to the different choices that men and women make. The talking point that women make 77 cents to the dollar to that of a man is something that as been said for years Some statics say different numbers other than 77, but we'll keep this for argument's sake.Now, there's no denying that the gap...

Games N Stuff: female gamer problems

May 14, 2014

A special edition of Games N Stuff. We discuss about the problems and roles that female gamers face.

The context of the word is the real venom

Denny Cristales, News Editor

April 17, 2014

Offensive? Probably. There are people reading the very words on this paper and cringing at the very thought of seeing the word bastard thrown around so comfortably. People say these things to one another with the intent of malice and harm. Words can carry a lot of gravity. In the midst of anger one can spout some pretty hurtful things. Heck, maybe...

Fair take on sports

Zeinab Chahine, Staff Writer

March 10, 2014

The popularity of men’s sports isn’t equivalent to the popularity of women’s sport and that is maybe why covering either is different. Men’s sport are more popular, so covering the story is more important. From the beginning, sports hero's were considered to be men, that maybe because the origin of many sports was linked to war and about...

A sexist world

Maria Lopez, Online Editor

March 10, 2014

This month is National Women’s History Month and it should be noted that although women have come a long way in the past century, there are still many obstacles women face every day around the world. Every day women are discriminated, objectified, harassed, raped, sexually assaulted, battered and abused by people they may or may not know. Men ...

Female gamers should not be stereotyped

Grester Celis-Acosta, Associate Opinion Editor

February 25, 2014

Female gamers have been seen as sexual figures within the gaming community, but that is not true. Female gamers, for the most part, aren’t sexual figures; female gamers are simply gamers like anyone else. When people think of a female gamer, they automatically think of the stereotype. And that is to be an attractive female that always plays Call...

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