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“A Lot More Important Problems Than Sri Lanka”

Adreana Estigoy

November 13, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinions, The View From Here

Hollywood glamorizes violence as appealing in its’ rage and aggression. Everyone’s certainly heard the phrase, “red-blooded male”. It refers to virility, but it also has an unspoken side that is an aggressive rage, that boils underneath the surface. In American Psycho, a classic cult film, the protagonist is...

Same sh*t different day

Adreana Estigoy, Editor in Chief

October 30, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinions, The View From Here

Sexual assault is the Jack-in-the-Box of the world. It happens, then goes away only to be repeated on another day, another street, and by another person. It gets swept under the rug, again and again and again. Much common ground has been reached as of late surrounding the Harvey Weinstein controversy; the fact that it was...

“These violent delights have violent ends”

Adreana Estigoy, Editor in chief

October 10, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinions, The View From Here

The wild, wild west is back, and it’s not a good thing. Unlike in “Westworld”, the popular HBO show that takes place in a Western setting, it has your run-of the-mill good cop-bad-cop narrative. This also includes mass death and chaos that is fictional and exciting, however; real death is not. It’s gross, and it’s...

The View From Here: Shameless in Legacy

Adreana Estigoy, Editor in Chief

September 29, 2017

Filed under Opinions, The View From Here

“If you would not be forgotten as soon as you are dead, either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” - Benjamin Franklin These words, spoken by a man who was the voice of his time reflect thought beyond his years. This is also good advice to follow. Sometimes we do need to stop and think, “Who...

Don’t Blame it on Becky

Adreana Estigoy, Editor in Chief

September 15, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinions, The View From Here

We tend to judge people based on what language they speak and who they may or may not pray to based on their looks, and now, some go so far as to assume what someone’s individual political opinions are based on appearance. This is dangerous territory we’re in here, folks. It might be hard to cope with the realities...

Kaepernick knelt into free agency

Kaepernick knelt into free agency

September 1, 2017

With the start of the NFL season coming among Colin Kaepernick still remains a top story, despite not...

Hollywood could learn a lesson in portraying LGBT characters from comic books

Hollywood could learn a lesson in portraying LGBT characters from comic books

May 6, 2017

Name a famous LGBT comic book character. If you're a comic book fanatic, you can probably easily name...

Trump is not an ally of the L.G.B.T.

Trump is not an ally of the L.G.B.T.

April 19, 2017

The New York Times recently wrote an editorial on how President Donald Trump is not an ally of the LGBT...

The View from Here: Racism in the gay community

The View from Here: Racism in the gay community

March 23, 2017

You would think that the LGBT community, specifically the gay community, would feel less inclined to...

The View from Here: Politics is everywhere

The View from Here: Politics is everywhere

March 16, 2017

It's understandable to see the media constantly cover politics. In fact, it is encouraged that the media...

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