Designer Baby: Monstrous Disaster

By Ji Soo   The tragedy of Frankenstein could be a reality Obsessed with the desire to discover the secret of life, Victor Frankenstein studies natural philosophy and chemistry. He pours his prodigious effort and time in his research to create a life. The fruit of his feverish desire is the Monster.  For nearly three […]

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Pressure: The Key to Insecurity

By Caroline   The pressure from our peers and family is the key to our insecurity.  Insecurity is what makes our fragile, frail, feeble thoughts creep upon us. Insecurity is what makes us stay up till 3 am worrying about who we are, whether it be at school, or at work, no matter age we […]

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Reuse and Reduce…THEN Recycle.

By JC   Humans dump 2.12 billion tons of waste annually. If all of this waste are to travel around the globe, they would go around the Earth 24 times. The 3Rs — Reduce, Reuse, Recycle is a sequential method to get the global community to contribute for a significant reduce in the number of […]

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LET LOVE BE 

By Frany People are trying to change someone’s humanity. Trying to change who anyone loves is crazy. What’s even crazier, the way they do it.  Conversion therapy is the pseudoscientific practice of trying to change an individual’s sexual orientation from homosexual or bisexual to heterosexual using psychological or spiritual interventions. That is not normal. Why […]

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Life, Liberty, Pursuit of — the Unattainable?

By Na Kyung   I have a goal. And while effort and perseverance can help, that is not enough to guarantee success for someone like me. Since Affirmative Action took place in universities, a certain race has been reaping its consequences. Although it has increased chances of admission for certain races in prestigious schools who […]

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Greed, Not Need

By Eunice   It is abundantly clear that signs of the effects have started to be felt now. If we don’t drive to create a change in our community, matters will get worse. It’s likely that the words “climate change” have been heard at least once in your local news television report, giving updates on […]

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Is Gun Control the Answer?

By Arjun     Guns are a gateway to death. According to CNBC, there are 250,000 deaths per year in the world due to guns. A quarter of a million people dead because of guns, each year and the number keeps rising as the years go on. And the US makes up almost 20% of all […]

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A Concrete Jungle

By Dayyan A “concrete jungle” according to Alicia Keys. One of her songs is called the “Empire State Of Mind.” In the chorus of the song, She said that it’s a “concrete jungle where dreams are made of “, and that “these streets will make you feel brand new. Big lights will inspire you” A […]

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