This year has seen a sharp rise in book bans in school districts around the country for LGBTQ themes and sexual content, but the fear of exposing adolescents to these topics is rooted in ignorance and stigma.
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<p>Arsh Goyal ('25) is an economics major from Dublin, Calif. He loves playing video games, following current events and writing about what he's passionate about.</p>
With the queen's death last week, her legacy of "marshmallow diplomacy" and history of rising above politics deserves reexamination, because the ascension of King Charles III to the throne could transform the precedent she set.
Despite the announcement of President Joe Biden’s student debt relief plan dominating national news cycles, many people still don’t know important details about the benefits and massive impact of the plan.
Since the recent deplatforming of internet personality Andrew Tate for his misogynistic comments and inflammatory rhetoric, debate has raged on whether blanket bans are an effective way to stop the spread of toxic ideologies.
Hollywood has been making moves towards diversity for its leads and stories, but diversity and casting choices for side characters have flown under the radar despite being just as important.
While viewership is dropping, digital popularity of the Oscars and the Olympics indicates that the broadcasters just need to catch up with the times before they kill off their product out of shortsightedness.
Critical race theory has been all over the news, portrayed as anything from sinister curriculum to a Marxist plot, but the messaging around it is grounded in misinformation and hidden intent.