Tree

When the conditions are right Love grows like trees do building itself out of light And air And water Its hands plunging into the dark soil When it is still only an acorn In its rayless hole With no mind to guide it upwards it reaches for the sun Then, particles of light Fall onto …

Meatless Mondays

Clare McCullough If you’re a vegetarian or a vegan in America, it’s a little more challenging to find something tasty and filling to eat. Which of course makes sense; animal products are a huge part of our lives in American culture. Americans eat on average 5.3 pounds of meat a day. (Black) America loves our …

Reinventing the ‘F’ Word: Feminism

[youtube=://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ma2n2O3p_k4&w=854&h=480] AHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!! When it comes to shedding light on equality and corruption in the art world, the women in the gorilla masks dominate and inspire. With their unique approach to protest and activism, they’ve drawn attention to many issues in the current art world. Combining statistics, humor and art, they’ve created exhibits, prints and public …

Traveling Backwards

Miriam Nei With so many medical technological advances being made in today’s society, we seem to be regressing when it comes to rhetoric surrounding women’s healthcare. While Congress focuses on the controversial topic of abortion, albeit an important topic, they are neglecting with other issues relating to reproductive health such as sexual and reproductive education, …

Women’s March on Washington 2017

The Woman’s march on Washington was a collection of identities that intersected in one purpose; rallying for Civil Liberties. Joining together for the freedom that was promised to us as our birthright. America is our home; she is our adopted mother. During President Trump’s inauguration speech, he promised to put America first. But his rhetoric …

The Super Power of the President

As Barack Obama stepped down and continued the tradition of peaceful transfer of power, another man with radically different political goals took his place. Donald J. Trump was elected November 8th 2016 and since then his administration has begun sweeping changes via the dismantling of regulatory executive agencies such as the EPA, and other executive …