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The Effects of Title IX

The National Football League (NFL) boasts almost 1,700 players and, unsurprisingly, every player is male. Some professional sports in the United States have a women’s [...]

February 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Consuming News

Over 3.2 billion people accessed the internet in 2015.  With the continual expansion of accessibility comes incredible volumes of information and misinformation. Fifty years [...]

January 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

Welfare Gap

            With a new Republican majority, those of us who care about the poor are steeling for a new round of cuts to benefits. To his credit, Trump didn’t run [...]

January 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

New Year, Same World

On the last day of 2016, it was almost 6 in the evening in New York City, 3 pm in Los Angeles, and 11 pm in London. Helsinki and Cape Town had just finished ringing in the [...]

January 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Trump Folk Community

I like to read on the toilet. It’s a pretty common trait, I know, but it facilitates a time of introspection when the mind is completely unoccupied except for a biological [...]

January 3, 2017 // 0 Comments