“Now I have a question– when we talk about love, why do we always assume that it’s about a significant other or any other human?”

Recently, I discovered a major breakthrough in the world of feminism through the Free the Nipple campaign. For those of you who don’t know what that is, the Free the Nipple campaign is a movement intended to decriminalize the exposure of a woman’s nipples in public, despite the fact that it is technically legal. The campaign is […]

Most of us have seen, or at least heard of the iconic TV show Buffy the Vampire Slayer. After being referred to it by a friend and finding out that the entire series is on Netflix, I decided to give it a try. Two days and one entire season later, I can say that starting this show […]

Recently, Nerf released a line of archery toys aimed towards young girls and named the line “Rebelle”. The toy line contains a pink and purple archery set called the “Heartbreaker Bow Blaster”, no doubt inspired by the recent Hunger Games hype. Seems innocent enough, doesn’t it? A pink and purple toy manufactured for a target […]

I am of indo-Islamic decent, but I was born and raised in Texas. My parents, originating from Pakistan and Africa, moved to the US in their early years of adulthood and have lived here since. Despite living in the melting pot of the US for so long, the Shiite sect of Islam which my family […]

Often, we let the opinions of our peers distort our own. Unintentionally, we have all fallen victim to this and if you say that you haven’t you’re just lying. There are certain people in our lives who we think about while making any decision, whether it be big or small. It’s not always because our […]

We’ve all been told the same stuff since we were kids. Things get better, before the rainbow there has to be a little rain, blah blah blah. However, as adults, I feel as though it is our duty to recognize and call out this utter BS. And if you don’t realize it’s BS yet then […]