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‘Lady Doritos’ another example of distasteful gendered products

‘Lady Doritos’ another example of distasteful gendered products

By Savannah Eadens

February 10, 2018

Women are asking for equal pay, reproductive freedom and an end to workplace discrimination and harassment. The world is hearing these requests, but “Lady Doritos” and other ridiculous gender-specific produc...

‘Heathers’ reboot isn’t diverse, it’s insulting

‘Heathers’ reboot isn’t diverse, it’s insulting

By Tyra Bosnic

February 5, 2018

One of the greatest tropes of film and television history centers on the underdogs who fight the oppressors. Embodying historic resistance to fascism, the rebels in “Star Wars” rise up against the...

XFL needs to focus on safety, not reinventing football

XFL needs to focus on safety, not reinventing football

February 5, 2018

After failing to have a successful inaugural season in 2001, the Xtreme Football League is rebounding with a brand new image. But even though it has rebranded, the XFL is still not ready to compete until it s...

It’s time to talk—not argue—about climate change

It’s time to talk—not argue—about climate change

By Tessa Brubaker

January 27, 2018

A study released Jan. 18 reports that 2017 was one of the hottest years on record, ranked as the second-warmest year by NASA and the third-warmest by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administratio...

Understanding the ‘witch hunt’ in online movements

Understanding the ‘witch hunt’ in online movements

January 21, 2018

In an open letter published Jan. 9 in the French publication Le Monde, a group of 100 women, including actress Catherine Deneuve, took issue with the Me Too movement, framing it as a “witch hunt.”...

When far right pushes into Congress, the left must push back

When far right pushes into Congress, the left must push back

By Tyra Bosnic

January 20, 2018

What do you get when the president pardons a racist? A potential U.S. senator.Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio is taking advantage of his Aug. 25 pardon by President Donald Trump to run for U.S. Senate in Arizona, which...

Journalists, take a look at your own newsrooms

Journalists, take a look at your own newsrooms

By Savannah Eadens

December 11, 2017

One step into The Columbia Chronicle newsroom reveals a ratio of about one man for every seven women on staff. Our staff is similar to other college publications and classrooms across the country where, e...

Adiós

Adiós

By Mariana Rodriguez

December 11, 2017

I am going to keep it real. Writing this is kind of hard, especially because I can’t dedicate it to a student body that I did not get to personally connect with, and I’m almost 100 percent sure people...

A farewell at that

A farewell at that

By Noah Kelly

December 11, 2017

I have waited for this moment for a while now, and the time has finally come. It’s time to say farewell to Columbia. I thought I would have used this moment to express all the dissatisfaction and a...

After mass shootings, we need to take care of all affected

After mass shootings, we need to take care of all affected

By Brooke Pawling Stennett

December 11, 2017

Omar Delgado, a Florida police officer who was one of the first on scene when the Pulse nightclub shooting occurred June 12, 2016, said he can still remember the positions of the bodies when he walked...

Erasing mass murder: Bosnian Muslims victims of denial

Erasing mass murder: Bosnian Muslims victims of denial

By Tyra Bosnic

December 11, 2017

More than 20 years after a war ended, victims of genocide continue to be silenced.After judges at the International Criminal Tribunal in The Hague, Netherlands, affirmed a 2013 20-year sentence for fo...

Male abuse victims should not be ignored

Male abuse victims should not be ignored

By Tessa Brubaker

December 4, 2017

Images and commercials of women abused by aggressive male partners dominate public perceptions of domestic violence. Three in 10 women in the U.S. say they have experienced abuse by an intimate partner, ...

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