Social and Cultural Issues

Transgender Contestant from Miss Universe Canada Disqualified

Posted March 25, 2012 by Ralph King

How do we define what’s male or female today? It is exactly this dilemma in society that disqualified 23-year old transgender Jenna Talackova from the Miss Universe Canada pageant.

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Blurred Lines and Double Standards

Posted October 28, 2013 by Dalena Nguyen

Miley Cyrus’ performance at the VMAs still has people talking weeks later, and not all of it is good. Does she deserve all the scrutiny? What did the public reaction say about society?

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One Reason to Never Read a Book

Posted October 15, 2014 by Dulce Rosales

There are so many reasons to read books! But let me tell you one reason you should never read a book, and let’s talk about why book-elitism should cease to exist.

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Social and Cultural Issues

Miami Heat Players Pay Tribute to Trayvon Martin with Twitter Picture

Posted March 24, 2012 by Ralph King

Players of the Miami Heat tweeted a photo of themselves in hoodies to raise awareness for the shooting of Trayvon Martin. Nice gesture? Yes, but it is definitely not enough.

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Social and Cultural Issues

Is Your Social Media Strategy Working?

Posted November 25, 2013 by Dalena Nguyen

We’re all connected nowadays but there are things people forget to consider when sharing. Do you make any of these mistakes?

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