Opinion

Brussels vs. Lahore: Why did Lahore take a backseat in global news coverage?

The media is constantly criticized for biases in covering terror in the Eastern part of the world. I am not trying to pile on criticism. Rather, show how unresponsiveness to this bias might lead to an increase in hatred towards these “others”...

 

Campus carry threatens to impede the learning environment

Campus carry threatens to impede the learning environment

In relation to gun laws, America is a laughing stock in the global arena. The international community is completely baffled by America’s decision to hold onto its guns despite the staggering number of gun-related deaths. America still does...

 

Winning and recruiting reign supreme in college athletics

Winning and recruiting reign supreme in college athletics

College athletics is filled with exhilarating moments. It is where passionate athletes lay it all on the line for their respective universities in front of crazed fans that crave bragging rights against any opponent that steps on their turf....

 

The Life (and death) of Pablo

The Life (and death) of Pablo

Photo Credit: GOOD Music, Inc. After two name changes, a massive Twitter brawl, a premiere at Madison Garden as part of the Yeezy Season 3 collection and a Saturday Night Live performance that spawned more conflict than concord, “The Life...

 

How to get away with rape, according to a heterosexual male

How to get away with rape, according to a heterosexual male

  “Legalize Rape.” Only on private property, of course. While it sounds like misogynistic propaganda , it is actually the soapbox driven by the Return of Kings (RoK) disciples. This group of “neomasculinists,” headed by Daryush...

 

#OscarsSoWhite takes over social media

#OscarsSoWhite takes over social media

Jennifer Lawrence, Leonardo DiCaprio, Charlotte Rampling, Brie Larson, Michael Fassbender. These actors and actresses, along with 15 others, are nominated for an Oscar award this year. Unfortunately, not a single person of color was included...

 

The joke is over: it’s time to stop endorsing Trump’s candidacy

The joke is over: it’s time to stop endorsing Trump’s candidacy

   Photo Credit: www.donaldjtrump.com At first, it was funny – the thought of business tycoon Donald J. Trump running for president. It seemed he just wanted to prove he could do it again, after having given up his chance in the 2012 elections....

 

A beautiful dark twisted Twitter feud

With the birth of his two children, and marrying Kim Kardashian, it seemed that Yeezus had finally began settling down. He had not made any obnoxious displays of Kanye-ness in a while and his new songs, “Facts” and “Real Friends” were...

 

Making a Murderer will challenge your perception of America’s justice system

Imagine going through your daily regimen and suddenly being confronted by police officers. Imagine being charged and convicted with a heinous crime you are oblivious to, even though you had multiple alibis. Imagine spending 18 years in prison...

 

Is Dr. King’s dream a reality?

The 30th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day has passed, and once again it was celebrated with sheer mediocrity. The day has become one of the few times a year that everyone must acknowledge what Civil Rights leaders accomplished in terms...

 
 
 
 

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