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Beyoncé’s criticism shows societal discomfort with powerful women

By Isabella Winkler, Columnist

August 9, 2016

Whether it was love for the girl power anthems or disgust over the sexually charged language, everyone had something to say when Beyoncé released her latest album, "Lemonade," last week on HBO. Matt Walsh from "The Blaze" argued that “it would be merely absurd ... for a woman to feel ‘empower...

Walking past homelessness

Walking past homelessness

October 18, 2014

I’ve always been interested in the concept of apathy — which is a term that indicates a complete lack of concern for something — and what causes it. It is my belief that we need apathy to survive because it’s impossible to empathize with all the known victims of inequity and crime. I cannot r...