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Don’t Cash in to Fast Fashion

The negative effects of fast fashion all pile up to danger the planet and the lives of garment workers.

Joy Kuo, Staff Writer

November 11, 2019

People tend to associate fashion with stylish trends, but what isn’t so stylish is the buildup of textile waste in landfills: one of the many detrimental consequences of fast fashion. Fast fashion is a culture built on buying trendy clothing that is quickly and cheaply available to consumers, but thi...

Mighty Minecraft Makes A Comeback

The possibilities are endless in Minecraft as you can create small structures or even a giant medieval town.

Prahalad Chari, Broadcast Manager

October 29, 2019

“Oh my gosh! That was like so last month! Why do you even play [insert game name] anymore?” Sassy comments like these perfectly sum up the nature of most games: they become the most popular thing in the world on Monday and fade away by Sunday. However, life for a select few games does not end there. I...

Binge Culture: The Depreciation of Appreciation

Netflix has become the mainstream source of home entertainment.

Justin Kim, Copy Editor

October 29, 2019

With the immense boom in recent years, streaming services have overtaken cable TV as the primary source of entertainment. Convenient and fast services like Netflix drop entire seasons for eager fans to binge-watch. Everyone has binged something, whether it be Stranger Things, The Umbrella Academy, o...

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