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Marymount Manhattan’s Everybody Explores Mortality and Humanity During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Marymount Manhattan’s Everybody Explores Mortality and Humanity During the COVID-19 Pandemic
November 9, 2020

This past weekend, Marymount Manhattan’s mainstage production of Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ Everybody premiered remotely over Zoom. All three performances of Everybody were unique, with randomly generated...

‘I Want My Credit!’ Young Content Creators and Online Intellectual Property

'I Want My Credit!' Young Content Creators and Online Intellectual Property
November 6, 2020

On May 6th, I received my first DMCA takedown notice for a tweet from 2016. The tweet in question was from my 17th birthday where I shared a video from Tumblr of a plush shark getting dressed up to Abba’s...

Rayiah’s Pick: POC Authors To Check Out

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October 23, 2020

The Black Lives Matter movement transcended through social media. People from all different backgrounds worked to spread their word about how to protect yourself at protests, elevated Black voices and...

Different Ways to Celebrate Halloween While Social Distancing

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October 21, 2020

Spooky Season is here and you know what that means? Time to celebrate All Hallow’s Eve! Halloween is approaching us and you start to see people hanging up spooky decorations. Seeing stores start to...

The Wildfires of Oregon

The Wildfires of Oregon
A Hometown Experience
October 2, 2020

My hometown, Portland, Oregon is in the midst of a pandemic, coming to terms with systemic racism past, the site of nightly protests for the past 100+ days and now it is blanketed in a thick haze of...

Why Michelle Obama’s Profound Message Is Relevant In 2020

Why Michelle Obama’s Profound Message Is Relevant In 2020
September 30, 2020

2020 has been a unique year for many. A pandemic continues to spread rapidly throughout the world. Natural disasters have demolished homes and lives. Opposition for systematic racism and the Black Lives...

Decolonize This Place

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A Grassroots Movement in New York City
February 18, 2020

On January 31st, 2020 around 500 protestors gathered in Grand Central Terminal to protest recent increases in hiring for the MTA Police; an action which is part of a larger effort by the governor to crack...

How to get through seasonal depression and homesickness

How to get through seasonal depression and homesickness
November 11, 2019

The weather is quickly changing from warm to cold, changing not only our wardrobes, but our emotions as well. There could be many reasons for this shift, but a big factor is Seasonal Affective Disorder...

Saving Your Dining Dollars: A Guide to Financial Responsibility

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November 2, 2019

Dining Dollars are a useful way to alleviate the costs of living in New York City. By sectioning off a portion of your resources exclusively for food, you avoid having to worry too much about it. However,...

BREXIT MAY POSE CONSEQUENCES FOR THE U.S.

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November 2, 2019

On June 23rd, 2016, Britain voted 17 to 15 million to vacate the European Union and become their own entity and on March 29th, 2017, then UK Prime Minister,  Theresa May, submitted notice to the EU that...

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