Daily Archives : January 19, 2017

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Give us a break!

Ah, autumn. It’s a magical time of year when brilliant gold and crimson leaves are gently carried away with a breeze. It’s also a time when students are cramming for their midterms and struggling to keep up with their assignments…

January 19, 2017

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Voices need to be heard

This week, YouTube has been making headlines due to new restricted content settings. Over the weekend, a number of prominent YouTube creators brought attention to the fact the recently updated settings were causing their videos and, in some cases their…

January 19, 2017

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Not just fancy frocks

One of this season’s biggest trends? Political awareness and active citizenship. Over the last few months, fashion magazines have been making headlines instead of just writing them, thanks to critical and in-depth coverage of politics, most notably from Teen Vogue….

January 19, 2017

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Protest Still Matters

Over the last few months, my group of friends has spent a lot of time talking about active citizenship and participating in protest activities. I met my friend Heather for breakfast this morning; we celebrated International Women’s Day with eggs…

January 19, 2017