Category : Culture

Swatting: The video gamers who cry “wolf”

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On Wednesday, a San Diego teenager who was arrested for making hoax bomb threats was …

Shoot first, ask questions later: Is walking now a crime?

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Last Tuesday, Ryan Keith Bolinger was shot and killed in Des Moines, Ill., by Officer Vanessa …

Transgender teen sues school over restroom rights

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If recent events have taught us anything, it’s that transgender rights represent the next major …

#Distractinglysexy goes viral, female scientists combat misogyny

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Discrimination sadly proves itself time and time again as an issue that appears in almost …

Young entrepreneur makes it a little bit cooler to wear a hijab, literally

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Summer heat can be tough to handle for just about anybody, but for Muslim girls …

Institutional racism: “Mark the box corresponding to your race below”

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After Rachel Dolezal, the president of the NAACP’s Spokane chapter, was outed as being white …

High on power: Santa Ana police raid marijuana dispensary

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These days, news stories of unjust acts perpetrated by members of our justice system have …

Ikea and climate change: The PR benefit of responsible policies

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More and more, companies have begun to recognize major social issues and events as potential …

Excessive force?: Police shootings increase at an alarming rate

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We are halfway through the year 2015, and already the U.S. police have shot and …

Teen suicide: The double-edged sword of social media

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Teens and parents struggle in separate yet equal ways; the former must learn to grow …