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A woman photographed feeding her newborn in her husband’s firefighter uniform receives flack for being ‘innapropriate’

April 23, 2016

In a not-so-shocking turn of events, white men with authority are doing their best to regulate and chastise women’s bodies. New Mexico was ground zero for the latest in a strain of thousands of years...

New ‘Babes for Trump’ Twitter account is a giant step back for feminism

April 9, 2016

This election is perhaps one of the most troubling to watch as a feminist. On one hand, you have GOP frontrunner Donald Trump who has a jaded past for insulting and degrading women, and on the other side,...

A Closer Luke: No room for Christian bias in news coverage

April 2, 2016

Consider the following two ledes: “In a terrorist attack on Monday, the Taliban targeted Pakistani Christians celebrating Easter.” “In a terrorist attack on Monday, the Westborough Church targeted...

SeaWorld makes the right choice by no longer breeding orcas

March 26, 2016

The movie “Blackfish” was seen as a quintessential spark in the animal rights community in the early 2010s. It exposed SeaWorld and its predecessors for being enablers of animal cruelty, inbreeding...

Gov. Rick Scott dodges questions related to his friendship with Trump

March 19, 2016

If you recall the particularly petty and ridiculous gubernatorial debate in 2014 for the Florida seat, it’s no surprise that our very own Rick Scott (R) is somewhat of a snake — a Floridian precursor...

Is marriage dying out in the US?

March 11, 2016

Pinterest-driven receptions and the ability to share cute couple photos on literally every social media platform seem to be the main reasons that couples get married in modern days. Sure, the tax benefits...

Trump rally pledge mirrors Nazi salute

Trump rally pledge mirrors Nazi salute

March 10, 2016

In numerous and iconic portraits from Nazi-era Germany, you may see shots of enormous crowds at rallies led by Adolf Hitler. Many of the Nazi supporters sported the familiar swastika armbands and, of course,...

At FGCU your vote matters when choosing the next Student Government party for office

March 1, 2016

While the excitement of the U.S. presidential elections is underway, FGCU is having its own election process as the 2016 opposing Student Government parties are duking it out for power. Current SG president...

Strength in numbers: The pros and cons of Super Tuesday

February 29, 2016

On March 1, one of the biggest events in any primary election for the presidency will be in full swing. Super Tuesday is a massive battle royal of multiple states holding their primary elections on the...

The pope suggests abolishing the death penalty

February 25, 2016

While pop queen Beyoncé is out making bold, beautiful and undeniably controversial strides opposing police brutality and unsettling the established white power mentality, her global equivalent Pope Francis...

Trump’s critiques of the Pope proves limited worldview

February 21, 2016

The symbolism of good and evil is uncanny this week. As Pope Francis makes his visit to Mexico, business mogul and self-prophesized “best jobs president God has ever created” Donald Trump unravels...

How Apple is saving our rights, and why the FBI has no business in our phones

February 19, 2016

If you’re not paying attention to what Apple is currently doing in defiance of the government, or you don’t recognize what this means, you need to listen up. On Feb. 16, in an open, transparent and...

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