Factual and informative, but Snowden is nothing more

Purchasing a ticket for the movie Snowden is like going down the cereal aisle at McCaffrey's; bland, no fun, and nothing to be excited about.  Film director Oliver Stone had the great opportunity to portray one of the most controversial historical events of the century, but Stone did not take this opportunity; rather, he showed …

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New York Fashion Week 2016: A story of diversity

From furry fingernails to dreadlocks made of yarn, the New York Fashion Week has consistently showcased innovative and unique designs at the forefront of fashion.  This year, however, there were two especially interesting and unique features: the first collection with hijabs, or traditional headscarves and the first model who is a victim of an acid …

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Chill; no one is stealing your culture

You’ve probably seen it before: white fashion gurus at Coachella getting attacked for wearing gem bindis, Blake Lively being slandered all over social media for commenting that she has an “LA face with an Oakland booty,” Rihanna’s “Princess of China” music video receiving criticism for mixing and matching style elements from different Asian cultures.  White …

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Justin Bieber’s Purpose Tour: Perfectly sublime vocally, visually, and musically

By: Emma Killeen   Justin Bieber’s Purpose tour launched March 9 of this year in Seattle, Washington where hundreds of fans united to be purely entertained by the one and only JBiebs.  Since then, the pop star has been dancing in a hail of sparks and through sheets of water across the nation. Saturday, May …

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