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Blackfishing is the New Blackface

Blackfishing is the New Blackface

Amber Borden, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Here is a classic phrase: “Everyone wants to be black, until it is time to be black.” We are living in an age of cultural appropriation, selective outrage and ambiguity, which is extremely dangerous. Earlier this month, Twitter users accused white female influencers of “blackfishing.” Black...

Marijuana legalization up in smoke

Angel Vera, Staff Writer

April 16, 2015


Filed under Opinion

April 20; A day that is held sacred amongst the stoners and tokers of our generation. It’s a day where Americans of all creeds and colors come together and do nothing but order pizza while staring deadpan at the television watching the Food Network for two straight hours. Lighting up the doobie...

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