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“I Have Had 8 or 9 Miscarriages” Says Actress Gabrielle Union

“I Have Had 8 or 9 Miscarriages” Says Actress Gabrielle Union

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 12, 2017


Filed under A&E, Lifestyles, Magazine, Opinion, Top Stories

The "Being Mary Jane" star opens up about her life in her upcoming book titled "We're Going To Need More Wine." In the book, Gabrielle Union talks race, sexual assault, family, and fertility complications with her husband and basketball star Dwayne Wade. "I have had eight or nine miscarriages....

Eminem Slams President Trump in 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards Cypher Freestyle

Eminem Slams President Trump in 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards Cypher Freestyle
https://youtu.be/LunHybOKIjU

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 12, 2017


Filed under A&E, Lifestyles, News, Opinion, Top Stories

In his freestyle entitled "The Storm," Detroit rapper Eminem did not hold back his feelings for our current president in office, Donald Trump. The pre-recorded freestyle was delivered in a Detroit parking structure where Eminem stood with several men in black hoodies in the background. In the cypher,...

The Issue with the Friend Zone Mentality

The Issue with the Friend Zone Mentality

Danielle Anzures, A&E Editor

October 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion

"Friend Zone" is a phrase that is fairly new to the world first appearing in a Friends episode from the 90s. Despite its recent origins, the expression is fairly well-known and has inspired videos and memes revolving around the topic. The issue with the word is that it is often used as a way to shame...

What is Amber Rose’s Slut Walk For?

What is Amber Rose’s Slut Walk For?

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under A&E, Lifestyles, Opinion, Top Stories

Celebrity Amber Rose held her second annual SlutWalk Sunday, October 1st at 11: oo A.M. in Downtown Los Angeles, Pershing Square, with over 15,000 registered participants. But what exactly is the "SlutWalk" and what is it for? The Amber Rose SlutWalk is an event started to "take the power away f...

Are Disney Princesses Good Role Models

Are Disney Princesses Good Role Models

Danielle Anzures, A&E Editor

October 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Disney princesses, especially ones from the beginning generation, tend to get a bad rap when it comes to being good role models for children, primarily young girls. Often time it’s common to see critics tear down these popular characters and go over the reasons they aren’t good representation. Snow Wh...

Miley Cyrus ‘Younger Now’ Album Review

Miley Cyrus ‘Younger Now’ Album Review

Anthony Moreno, Reporter

October 10, 2017


Filed under A&E, Opinion, Top Stories

Miley Cyrus just released her sixth studio album on Friday. 'Younger Now' has a country pop feel and is definitely a departure from all past iterations of Cyrus. We all know Miley Cyrus as Hannah Montana. The hit Disney series went for four seasons and spawned a music superstar. After Hannah Montana...

Twitter May Roll Out a 280 Character Limit Instead of 140

Twitter May Roll Out a 280 Character Limit Instead of 140

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 10, 2017


Filed under Lifestyles, News, Opinion, People Speak, Top Stories

A tweet that may change the Twitter world forever has been tweeted. The message came from the official account of Twitter, asking users, "Can’t fit your Tweet into 140 characters? We’re trying something new with a small group, and increasing the character limit to 280!" That means double the...

Fenty Beauty is it worth it or not?

Fenty Beauty is it worth it or not?

Stephanie Medina, Staff writer

September 17, 2017


Filed under Lifestyles, Opinion, Top Stories

September 8 took the beauty world by storm. Fenty Beauty was released in 150 countries and had people waiting in line for hours to get their hands on the collection. Fenty, a diverse new makeup company created by pop megastar Rihanna, had a stellar debut and it's not hard to see why. With 40 shades...

Study Reveals Women Are More Likely to Lose Interest in Sex

Study Reveals Women Are More Likely to Lose Interest in Sex

Danielle Anzures, Staff writer

September 17, 2017


Filed under Lifestyles, Opinion, Science & Tech, Top Stories

While men and women will with time lose the spark in the bedroom science finds women lose the interest quicker. The study, published in BMJ Open, conducted the study with 4,839 British men and 6,669 British women aged 16-74 through a survey. With the survey, it was found out that 15% of men and 34%...

Octogenarian: The Pillar of Her Family

Octogenarian: The Pillar of Her Family

Yolanda Ramirez, Guest Writer

May 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

My mother Maria del Socorro Anaya Mora, “Doña Coco”, was born 80 years ago this May. She is the marble-strong pillar of strength that holds our family together...and she was an undocumented immigrant who had the courage to leave six children behind to seek the American Dream in 1974. My grandmother,...

Never Forget, Never Reject

Rudolfo Pinedo, Guest Writer

May 2, 2017


Filed under Opinion

This past Wednesday I spent the day commemorating the 102nd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide with marchers from all over southern California. Being of Hispanic decent; I personally asked myself: “Rudy Pinedo, you’re a Mexican. What’s a guy like me going to a rally that has no ties or a...

People Don’t Want Diversity?: Marvel Sales Drop

People Don’t Want Diversity?: Marvel Sales Drop

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer

May 2, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Marvel’s vice president of sales, David Gabriel has faced criticism after saying that comic book sales were dropping because readers are not embracing the new diversity. In an interview with ICv2, Gabriel said that he was told by the Marvel Retailer Summit that fans were not into the new female he...

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