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Numbers

Every citizen of the United States is just a number in this country. From the day Social Security numbers were introduced, our government has attached an arbitrary number to identify us. Almost every aspect of this country is based on percentages, statistics, and figures. Schools, testing, college acceptances, finance, careers, …

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Numbers

“Be yourself.” You hear everyone say. You listen to this bit of advice, knowing it is meant to encourage you, but you’ve got a bit of an issue… ‘Who am I?’ you may ask.  You may even think that you are defined by something other than who you really are. …

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Bindis are NOT fashion!

At Coachella, many famous      celebrities, like Selena Gomez, Kylie Jenner, and Vanessa Hudgens, wore a bindi in the name of fashion. A religious symbol, the bindi is sacred to people of the Hindu culture. This is not something you can just simply wear for likes on Instagram. By doing so, …

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Disconnect to Reconnect

There used to be a time when cellphones were used purely for making phone calls, but with the emergence of smart phones, mobiles can now be used for virtually anything. Apps are endless and as phones continue to become more high-tech, facial interaction and actually speaking to one another the …

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LGBT+ teens cannot be fixed, stop trying

Often referred to as “praying away the gay,” conversion therapy, or reparative therapy, is the practice of attempting to convert LGBT+ teens into heterosexuals. There is no scientific proof to conversion therapy, it’s just a result of bigoted and frequently religion-fueled homophobes. In 2001, the Surgeon General issued a report …

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