It’s important to note that race tensions and alt-right, white supremacists, white nationalists, neo-Nazis, and any other terms they have coined for themselves, have always existed. However it’s just as important to note that the Trump presidential campaign and now the Presidency of Donald Trump have emboldened and encouraged these types of people to come […]
Arrows. Hands on the clock. Numbers. Marked to your age. Do we move with time or against it? Do we control time or does it control us? Does time care about love? Is time a friend or an enemy? Expectations. Marked to your age. Pressure. Hands on the clock. Is time on your side? Are […]
I’ve been thinking a lot about the way we consume news. It’s no secret we millennials get most of our news now from social media. We have abandoned the traditional ways of sitting on the couch to catch the 6 o’clock prime time recaps of the day. It used to be that when the evening […]
Oh social media, you darling thang. You are ever-changing and demand to be listened to. It’s 12 AM and I’m in bed doing the daily scroll on Instagram. While liking photos on my feed, browsing through and stumbling on new profiles, I notice the usual pattern I have been noticing for a bit of a […]
So when Trump ranted on about Mexico taking our jobs and how disastrous our trade deals are, it may not have hit a nerve with us here in New York but it certainly did for the thousands, if not millions, of people that have been left behind by fast changing times.
During this turbulent election season, one of the thousand questions I’ve been stuck on at 2 am, is the classic, Nature or Nurture? In sociology and psychology, this very question has been tried and tested in numerous examples: self character development, childhood upbringing and parenting, to basic survival needs. I wonder if anyone has proposed […]
I recently came across an interesting video posted by The Intern Queen, where she lays down her thoughts on how “stressed” her college audience always claims to be. She then quickly moves to the idea of “it’s suddenly become cool to be busy all the time”. Within a minute of watching, I caught myself […]
What is class? Is it Social, Economic, Cultural? Where would you place yourself? Where would you think others place you? Where would you think society places you? Is class institutionalized? Is it subjective? Can you move from class to class? Who can? Is it easier or harder for some more than others to move from […]