LGBT Community: Their Human Rights Neglected!

By Louwke   At the start of September 2018, an inhumane punishment was sentenced in a Sharia Court, in the state of Terengganu. The court ordered that 2 women should be caned, for engaging in a sexual relationship.  The women were not sighted as furious for receiving this barbaric punishment. Rather than being sparked with […]

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Hate is Leading– And We Are Allowing it to

By Kelly   A governor who endorses Islamophobia should not be allowed in a position of influence and power.  Walls divide our countries and our people. They’re said to be designed to protect us from the “different”– but this is merely an excuse to display hatred. It’s been this way since the first human civilizations. […]

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Beneficial caffeine, consume safely and healthily!

By Junghyun   What brings up to your mind when think of ‘caffeine’? Many modern people’s lives are closely related to caffeine. It is very easy to witness people carrying coffee on their way to work. If you’re thinking about where to go after a meal, a cafe that sells coffee cannot be deselected without […]

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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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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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Don’t Let Vape Cloud Your Judgement

By Roberto   Stop Vaping. It’s really that simple. In case you didn’t know E-VAPE is made of: 5% propylene glycol, glycerin, water, nicotine, and flavourings and it also contains 95% propylene glycol and glycerin. It’s been increasing from 2015 to 2018 (it went from 20% to 35.5% of the U.S population). Basically, more people […]

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Homework Should Not Be A Student’s Cause Of Stress

By Andrew Homework. Is. Useless. A system that was originally created as punishment for students in 1905 has now been placed into the institutional educational system. Is that not disappointing? Should all students be receiving daily punishments?  Homework. Is. Useless. Based on a survey conducted by Stanford News Of Education, 70% of students surveyed said […]

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The Detox Lie

By Ittai   The detox fad– a subset of alternative medicine, a bigger domain of outdated beliefs– has made itself a staple of many people’s health lives. It comes in the form of juices, cleanses, smoothies, pills, foot pads, and enemas, but they all have 2 things in common: They don’t work, and they take […]

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STARING AND TAPPING VS. PLAYING AND CLAPPING?

By Pranit I used to stand by the foyer and wait with my brand new maroon colored Polygon bicycle for my friends at exactly 5:00, sitting there staring blankly into space while tapping my feet monotonously in a complete state of boredom and thinking about all the things I needed to tell my friends until […]

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