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Queer Time Episode Seven: Equality Act & Birmingham

Queer Time Episode Seven: Equality Act & Birmingham

Zachary Khouri, Mikayla Nguyen, and Maddy Ting

March 23, 2019


Filed under Opinion

On this episode of Queer Time Podcast, Zach discusses the Equality Act and a recent controversy surrounding a school in Birmingham. Edited by Miki Nguyen. ...

Opinion: Prom preparations are grueling but worthwhile

Opinion: Prom preparations are grueling but worthwhile

Julia Rhodie, Staff Writer

March 16, 2019


Filed under Opinion

The new year rolls around. While you are posting about your New Year resolutions, your female peers have already started checking prom dress websites for an event four months away. This is only the first step that many females take in the long and grueling process of preparing for prom. As so...

Opinion: My stupid opinions

Opinion: My stupid opinions

Joseph Gomez, Segment Producer

March 13, 2019


Filed under Opinion, ScotCenter

Joseph Gomez low-key needed to throw out some of his horrible ideas so he could divert all his future energy into making his last few videos good. It goes without saying that this video is a dumpster fire, but his next ones are going to be real bangers!

Queer Time Podcast Episode Six: The Methodist Church, California Bills, and Jussie Smollett

Queer Time Podcast Episode Six: The Methodist Church, California Bills, and Jussie Smollett

Maddy Ting, Zachary Khouri, and Mikayla Nguyen

March 4, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Podcasts

On this episode of Queer Time Podcast, Maddy and Zach discuss the Methodist Church, recent developments in the Jussie Smollett attack, and new bills drafted in California. If you have any questions or concerns, hit us up on our email, [email protected], follow us on Instagram at @qu...

Opinion: Know your privilege

Opinion: Know your privilege

Nisha Marino, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Top News

People will tell you to check your privilege all the time. Before you laugh it off as a “snowflake statement,” think about the parts of your identity that allow you to dismiss the issue. If you’ve never had to think about how some unchangeable aspect of yourself influences your day-to-day li...

Opinion: People need to change their mindset to adapt to the rain

Opinion: People need to change their mindset to adapt to the rain

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Everyone in California loves the sun; it is known as our comfort zone. Warm, sunny days put everyone in a good mood. According to bestplaces.com, a site that features the best places to live in the U.S., “On average, there are 284 sunny days per year in Los Angeles. The U.S. average is 205 sunny days.” While we do not have ...

Queer Time Episode Five: Controversy and a New Global Campaign

Queer Time Episode Five: Controversy and a New Global Campaign

Maddy Ting, Zachary Khouri, and Mikayla Nguyen

February 25, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Podcasts

Maddy and Zach discuss events surrounding controversy in the LGBTQ community and a new global campaign run by the Trump Administration regarding the decriminalization of homosexuality. Edited by Maddy Ting....

Queer Time Episode Four: New Jersey, Kansas, and Pakistan

Queer Time Episode Four: New Jersey, Kansas, and Pakistan

Rachel McCrea, Zachary Khouri, Maddy Ting, and Mikayla Nguyen

February 11, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Podcasts

On this episode, Rachel and Zach discuss New Jersey, Kansas, Pakistan, and Ed Buck. Edited by Zachary Khouri. ...

Opinion: Don’t worry about climate change

Opinion: Don’t worry about climate change

Nisha Marino, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Top News

As usual, no one has said it better than President Trump: Global warming, or "waming," as President Trump referred to it, has been discussed for well over a century. But scientists have discussed a lot of theories they can't prove, like evolution and heliocentrism, so there's no reason we should believe them now. It's time...

Queer Time Episode Three: Events Troubling the LGBTQ Community and Gender Dysphoria

Queer Time Episode Three: Events Troubling the LGBTQ Community and Gender Dysphoria

Rachel McCrea, Zachary Khouri, Maddy Ting, and Mikayla Nguyen

February 4, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Podcasts

This week, Rachel discusses the Chechnya Gay Purge, the hate crime against Jussie Smollett, the Supreme Court Ban, and gender dysphoria. Edited by Zachary Khouri....

Opinion: Every house needs security

Opinion: Every house needs security

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

February 3, 2019


Filed under Opinion

News flash; your house cannot protect you on its own anymore. Technology has advanced so you can protect your home better than most expensive security services. In my neighborhood, our homeowner's association used to pay a watchdog security person to supposedly patrol the neighborhood to deter crime o...

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