Julia GradyAt the 2017 Emmy's, Lena Waithe (Master of None) became the first African-American woman to win for comedy writing, and Donald Glover (Atlanta) became the first African-American to win for comedy dire...Continue reading
Julia GradyViolence erupted in St. Louis, Missouri Friday after the acquittal of Jason Stockley, a white police officer who fatally shot a black man named Anthony Lamar Smith. The peaceful protest turned violent...Continue reading
Julia GradyAchok Majak is one of the fresh faces of Tiffany & Co's signature perfume - Eau de Parfum. Teen Vogue recently sat down with Majak to get her take on fragrance, beauty, and confidence. Majak's ...Continue reading
Julia GradyOur generation is at an all time low in terms of political participation. We may care about social issues more than our parents, and we may express these sentiments on our Insta pages, but we haven't ...Continue reading
Julia GradyThis past year, I've been getting into more debates than usual about one specific topic that surrounds college admission discussions: affirmative action. As a white person in America, I believe it is ...Continue reading
Julia GradyThe world is a scarier place than usual this week. Domestic wounds are only beginning to heal after a white supremacist-filled week in the US, but it's more important than ever to stay woke on the int...Continue reading
Julia GradyAt the University of Virginia, the weekend has been filled with "White Lives Matter" and "Unite the Right" chants. White supremacists are opposing a plan to remove a statue of Robert E. Lee, a racist ...Continue reading
Julia GradyIn Middle School, Junie B. Jones seemed to be the only YA (Young Adult) novel featured on the shelves of my library. Parents even banned Harry Potter three years in a row for "featuring depictions ...Continue reading
Julia GradyWithout sports writers, there would be no sports. Without baseball writers, there would be no baseball. We rarely recognize behind-the-scenes work in sports, and when we do, we focus on male achieveme...Continue reading
Julia GradyOn Friday, Donald Trump spoke to Long Island police officers about the MS-13 gang, encouraging law enforcement to get "rough" with the "thugs." "We're getting rid of them," the President said. "But we...Continue reading
Julia GradyAt the Republican National Convention, Donald Trump said, "I will do everything in my power to protect our LGBTQ citizens." On Wednesday, July 26, President Trump announced that Transgender people wil...Continue reading
Julia GradyWe love any image of Queen Bey, whether it be IRL or as a wax figure. So we were excited to hear about a new Beyoncé piece at the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in Manhattan. That is...until we saw it.
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