Opinion

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The rise of social media influencers

Social media has become an integral part of our modern culture. Most people use it on a daily basis, so it’s no wonder that countless users are turning to it as a means of income. If you go on any social media site right now you could probably find someone calling themselves an “influencer” within a few minutes of searching. […]

by Alyssa Di Sabatino· · Opinion ·
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Lilly Singh is getting her very own talk show

Canadian Comedian and YouTube personality Lilly Singh recently announced that she has landed her own talk show, set to air on NBC in September. Singh’s show, A Little Late With Lilly Singh will replace Carson Daly’s slot on weeknights, making her the first and only woman and LGBTQ+ person to host a late-night show. Singh’s success is a win for […]

by Alyssa Di Sabatino· · Opinion ·
Editorial: Your intuition is a valuable tool

Editorial: Your intuition is a valuable tool

For most of my life, before I was even in high school, I was always taught and repeatedly told to trust my instincts about things. My parents went out of their way to make me feel like my intuition was a valuable tool that I should learn to trust more often than not.It’s something that I have been able to […]

by Emily Waitson· · Opinion ·
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Commemorating the life of actor Luke Perry

On Mar. 4, beloved television actor, Luke Perry, tragically passed away at the age of 52. The internet collectively mourned the loss of the former 90s heartthrob and small-screen Riverdale star by expressing their shock and sharing their condolences across social media. And if social media can be good for something, it’s commemorating the work of someone who deserves to […]

by Emily Waitson· · Opinion ·
Editorial: How media can make the world look worse

Editorial: How media can make the world look worse

A few weeks ago, one my friends told me that he felt as if the general population of the world is sadder than it has ever been. He gave me some valid reasons for why he felt this way, including things like our addiction to technology, worldwide political disarray, global warming, etc. Although my first instinct was to agree with […]

by Pranav Desai· · Opinion ·
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Will Trudeau’s scandal cost him the election?

  With national elections about seven months away, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the Liberal party have become involved in a scandal that may threaten his party moving forward. Trudeau and the Liberal Party have been accused of pressuring the now-former minister of justice and attorney general, Jody Wilson-Raybould, to drop criminal charges against SNC-Lavalin, an engineering company based in […]

by Alyssa Di Sabatino· · Opinion ·
Editors Note: Timing isn’t everything

Editors Note: Timing isn’t everything

There’s no one-size-fits-all approach to relationships.  Every relationship is different. And different relationships take on different levels of seriousness at different points in time.  For some people, it can take months or years to consider your relationship with someone serious. But for others, sometimes it can take a shorter amount of time for a relationship to feel like it’s right. […]

by Safina Husein· · Opinion ·