It is well known that pristine social media profiles and photo-shopped advertisements do not encourage confidence, but neither do other girls.Read More
It’s that time of year again when everyone awaits sunshine and spotlights, the sand and the stage and tanning and the Tonys.
In the United States alone, there are over 121,000 people on organ transplant waiting lists, but there were only 10,586 organ donations from January to September of last year.
Hundreds of thousands of protesters have filled the streets of Kiev, Ukraine since Nov. 21, when President Viktor Yanukovych announced his refusal to sign a trade agreement with the European Union (EU) and instead decided to accept a bailout from neighboring Russia.
You want to be an artist, you say? Well, don’t prepare for a life of hardship and scrounging for smudged coins. Prepare for the people around you to remind you how hard your life will be and how useless it will be for the good of society.
I have a job at Jamba Juice on Larchmont. It’s a weird gig; serving my classmates is bizarre, but I love it.
The Defense of Marriage Act and California’s Proposition 8, which prohibited federal recognition of same-gender marriages and made same-gender marriages illegal in California, respectively, were overturned by the United States Supreme Court on June 26, 2013. Sounds like an accepting world, right? Actually, not really.
Perusing book and film reviews (a hobby of mine), I’ve begun to notice how often authors and filmmakers are commended for their “strong female characters.”
On Dec. 5, violence erupted in Bangui, the capital of the Central African Re- public, between the Muslim coalition Seleka, currently in control of the country, and Christian militias attempting to gain territory and wreak revenge following Seleka’s March 2013 coup.