Being a child while black has its consequences.

When you think of children, you may think of their innocent questions, their harmlessly foolish adventures in the backyard, or their funny reactions to tasting lemons for the first time. Unfortunately, when it comes to black children, their cuteness can not save…


Women’s struggles don’t need cutesy euphemisms.

The term “glass ceiling” was coined by feminists and represents barriers that prohibit women from advancing toward the top of a hierarchical corporation. …


“Imagine our confusion today looking out across the country, the very same people who just the other day told us that segregation is immoral are now enforcing segregation,” he said.

“If we still had water fountains, the unvaccinated would have separate ones.” he said.

These are comments from Fox News…


On the first day of Pride month, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill that bars transgender girls from playing on girls’ sports teams in public schools. The bill will take effect on July 1 and includes middle schools, high schools, and colleges.

Although scientists and doctors have repeatedly confirmed…


Great read. Honestly, unemployment sounds great on paper, but even that was hard to get. I was one of those students who kept applying for unemployment every week just to receive nothing. My other friends were receiving $30 to $55 from unemployment every week. It wasn't until 2020 ( I'm very new in the job market) that I saw the importance of being part of a union and having someone to fight for you when employers and social services fail you.


As the leaves stay green, the birds chirp happily, and the Sun shines past 5 o’clock, I can only think about how I will pay my bills, especially with my $8 dollar an hour work-study position ending. The spring semester is ending and graduation is steadily approaching. My summer tuition…


The Queen of Entitlement has spoken. And we must listen.

Before I analyze and respond to Megan’s comments, let’s review just how relatable she is. This supporter of American meritocracy had former Senator John McCain as her father and has millionaire beer heiress, Cindy McCain, as her mother.

Cindy McCain…


Ah yes, finally Muslim teens are “freed” from those hijabs and burkinis

France’s Islamophobic and sexist laws are not a new phenomenon. It’s been 21 years since the French Senate approved a ban on all religious attire in classrooms including all religious headscarves, large Christian crosses, Jewish kippahs, Sikh turbans, and so on.

It’s been 11 years since the French Senate approved…


I may be a Democrat, but it is truly painful to watch Republicans ardently support their party while receiving nothing but crumbs from GOP leaders. The Republican Party is supposed to be the party of personal responsibility. It’s supposed to be the party that fights for the “little guy,” but…


Wearing a mask should NOT be a choice. When the United States has the most coronavirus cases, wearing a mask should NOT be a choice. When there has been a 90% increase in the amount of coronavirus cases among children in the U.S. …

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