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I Open At The Close

I Open At The Close
May 5, 2015

I’m writing this at two in the morning as a new day is beginning, but my mind is flooded with things that have, or are coming to an end. Something that has always been hard for me is thinking about...

Ignorance Is A Loaded Gun

Ignorance Is A Loaded Gun
December 30, 2014

There has been an absurd amount of media coverage over Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s son (originally their daughter) Shiloh asking to be called John and referred to in male pronouns. With everyone...

The Will To Live

The Will To Live
November 13, 2014

I'll always remember the day my brother graduated high school. I stood in the stands, screaming at the top of my lungs and clapping until I couldn’t feel my hands when I heard his name being called....

Exploiting Mental Illness In The Media

Exploiting Mental Illness In The Media
October 13, 2014

There is no doubting the influence the media has on our lives.With media comes privilege and power to change the world. It controls what billions of minds across the world are exposed to and absorb....

Feminism Is Here to Stay

Feminism Is Here to Stay
October 5, 2014

If you were to ask someone ten years ago what a feminist looks like you would probably have recieved an answer somewhere along the lines of, "a fat lesbian with a short haircut and hairy armpits who hates...

When Is Enough Actually Enough?

When Is Enough Actually Enough?
October 2, 2014

Everyone has, at one point in time, found themselves in a situation where they say, “This is the last time.” And ultimately, they end up going through the same process several times before a lesson...

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