While this year’s Pride Month may look slightly different with fewer street parades and in-person gatherings, online celebrations stand firm. With the global spring slowly reaching our feet, it is up to us to keep up, starting with debunking common misconceptions about the LGBTQ+ community. Continue reading 5 Common Misconceptions About The LGBTQ+ Community
There’s a new US holiday in town. Falling on June 19, its name is Juneteenth and it’s here to stay. But, if you’ve never seen or heard of the term before, you’re probably wondering, “What’s so significant about June 19th?” Continue reading The New US Holiday: What is Juneteenth?
Happy AAPI Heritage Month everyone! Together, we are educating on and celebrating the AAPI community, today by introducing 11 music artists to follow! Some are brand-new to the scene and some household names, but there’s sure to be something for everyone! Continue reading 11 AAPI Music Artists to Follow
Happy AAPI Heritage Month everyone! Together, we are educating on and celebrating the AAPI community, starting with modern AAPI films to watch. Ranging from action to romance to comedy, there’s something for everyone! Continue reading 17 AAPI Movies and TV Shows to Watch
The word disability is defined in the dictionary as “a physical, mental, cognitive, or developmental condition that impairs, interferes with, or limits a person’s ability to engage in certain tasks or actions or participate in typical daily activities and interactions”. There are a variety of different disabilities that exist in the world, but nowhere in the definition of a disability does it state that having a disability makes you completely different. Continue reading Why Reverse Integration Programs Are the Next Step to Full Integration
Feminism is about more than just women. Feminism is not the degradation of men. Feminism has finally become the “Little Engine that Could”, chugging along the newly set tracks through hills and over rivers, but then COVID-19 came along and smashed the steel and bolts to pieces. Continue reading Feminism vs. COVID-19: How a global pandemic has failed more than just our vacation plans
Our world has come a long way since the emergence of human kind. However, when we compare childhood lifestyles of the past and of the present, were the ‘Good Old Days’ as much better as some seem to perceive? Continue reading Is Modern Culture Ruining Our Childhood?
“Are Asians POC?” While this question might be exceedingly straightforward to Asians and other minorities, the answer may not be so cookie-cutter for individuals who do not fully understand the true meaning of racism, and what it means to be discriminated against. Continue reading Are Asians POC? The truth behind Asians in North America
In the evening of March 16, 2021, shootings at three Atlanta-area massage parlours left 8 individuals dead, including 6 Asian women. This hate crime is the latest of many that have surged in number since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020, and yet another call to put an end to hate. Continue reading Eight Killed, Including Six Asian Women, in Atlanta Spa Mass Shooting
Take a few minutes to read up on the innovative and boundary-breaking icons that are shaping the future of our LGBTQ+ community! Continue reading These LGBTQ+ Icons are Making History