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What Logan Paul can teach us about the internet

What Logan Paul can teach us about the internet

Jessica Avila,

February 28, 2018

Filed under Opinion

On Dec. 31,  2017, YouTuber Logan Paul upset the internet when he posted a video titled, “We found the dead body of man in a Japanese suicide forest.” Paul had taken a trip to Japan, where he visited the Aokigahara “Suicide Forest” and filmed the controversial vlog showing the dead body o...

The Cost of Being a Woman

The Cost of Being a Woman

Elizabeth Avalos,
Staff Writer

February 18, 2016

Filed under Features, Showcase

The push to eliminate the state sales tax on menstrual products in the state of California is stronger than ever. In late January, the California State Board of Equalization, which oversees state taxes, endorsed a newly introduced bill that will exempt menstrual sanitary products from the state sales tax. Assemb...

Black in the City: Webisodes depict authentic culture

Black in the City: Webisodes depict authentic culture

DaRyn Merriwether,

November 11, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

“Sex in the City” is one of my all-time favorite shows; I commend it for its six seasons of humorous and candid portrayals of fierce female friendship, single womanhood and the problematic search for love. But as a young Black female creative, I can’t fully relate to Carrie Bradshaw in her fabulous...

Da’Ryn Merriwether wins Showtime at the Apollo

February 6, 2015

Filed under Videos

Showtime at the Apollo winner, Da'Ryn Merriwether, won the crowd over with her performance of "Fool for You" by Cee Lo Green. Read the full article online:  ...

YouTubers becoming traditional?

YouTubers becoming traditional?

Bryan Cordova,
Metro and Spanish Editor

December 2, 2014

Filed under Blog

Earlier today Mamrie Hart, 1/3rd of the YouTube "Holy Trinity" announced she has a book coming out. She is now the last member of the trio of to reveal she has a book deal since Hannah Hart (My Drunk Kitchen) and Grace Helbig (ItsGrace) both had books published earlier this year. While I'm happy for...

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