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Washing Out Hollywood’s Whitewashing

Washing Out Hollywood’s Whitewashing

Jubilee Pham, Managing Editor | May 18, 2017

  With the release of Marvel’s latest blockbuster “Doctor Strange” the term “whitewashing” has appeared in numerous examples of headlines alongside social media posts concerning the film’s casting choices. Tilda Swinton's acting really isn't relevant to the race/whitewashing issues of Doctor Strange. Like there aren't good Asian actors? Sheesh. — Gavia Baker-Whitelaw (@Hello_Tailo...

“But You’re a Girl”

“But You’re a Girl”

Rachel Bicha | May 17, 2017

“But you’re a girl.” “We just need some strong boys to help us move this table.” “You’re so thin.” “Have you gained weight?” “You’re so emotional.” “You’re so serious.” “You seem angry. Are you on your period right now?” “Have you found any boys yet at college? Are you dating someone?” “So, tell me about your boyfriend. You are dating someone,...

What’s the point of the Electoral College?

What’s the point of the Electoral College?

Tim Seeberger, Staff Writer | April 5, 2017

President Donald Trump stunned the world when he defeated Hillary Clinton in the general election. Shocking many media outlets and democratic voters, Trump won 270 of the 538 electoral votes quite easily through gaining key swing states early on. Although the Republican candidate won the electoral vote, Trump lost the popular vote by over 2 million. Many Americans now question the legitimacy and need for ...

A Biola magazine for students, by students
A Biola magazine for students, by students