Yewande-Theresa LewisLet’s be real: representation matters. Seeing ourselves positively represented in media goes a long way for each group of people. From the Bedchel test to creating outlets for the purpose of circula...Continue reading
Yewande-Theresa LewisJune marks the start of Pride Month. Everywhere you look you see corporations slapping rainbow flags on merchandise, vague tee-shirts with hearts stating “love is love” and a feeling of solidarity...Continue reading
Davyn MatteThe internet has been on fire in the weeks following new legislation that basically bans abortion. But the news circulating around social media about these abortion bans is getting muddled. Here's the...Continue reading
Sarah BraddockPeriods are an inconvenience, yes, but they're indicative of so much more than just your hormonal health. From the fad diets to increasingly intense exercise regiments and over-bearing stress, it seem...Continue reading
Maria ZaldivarNot everyone is comfortable having an open conversation about sex and pleasure. But, they are important and vital conversations to have. Talking about sex should be normalized and these tips can hopef...Continue reading
Maria ZaldivarThere have been a lot of rumors about what abortion is like, who pays for it, and the dangers of it. So, let's have an open conversation on the truth about abortion. Take this as a fact-check on what ...Continue reading
Maria ZaldivarIn the past few years we've seen reproductive rights be questioned and the threat to repeal Roe v. Wade has never been more present. However, New York is on the verge of a huge win for reproductive ju...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaI went to Amsterdam this past week to enjoy the intricate canal system, the rich history, and the Dutch architecture. To be totally candid, Amsterdam is one of the most popular tourist cities in the w...Continue reading
Maria ZaldivarDenver bans conversion therapy for minors, making it the latest city to pass a protection for LGBTQ minors. Mayor Michael Hancock proposed the ban last week in partnership with the Office of Human R...Continue reading
Davyn MatteIn a step women saw coming the moment the ‘Defund Planned Parenthood’ train started rolling through our government, Ohio recently passed an abortion law preventing abortions being done in the se...Continue reading
Jen GargThe Trump administration is attempting to define one’s gender as a biological condition determined by their genitalia at birth. And any dispute will have to be shown through a genetic test.
The ...Continue reading
Bobbie ArmstrongOn season 4 of the CW’s Supergirl, Nicole Maines plays Nia Nal, or Dreamer, a rookie Catco reporter and superhero that Kara Danvers (Supergirl) takes under her wing after seeing herself in Nia. But ...Continue reading
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Podcast Episode 3: Jasmyne – The Millennial Gaze. Coming of Age Films & Generational Irony
No matter how long you have travelled in the wrong direction, you can always turn around