INTERSECTIONAL FEMINISM

INTERSECTIONAL FEMINISM

Even in the 21st century, the feminism movement continues to evolves, transforming into a more modern and inclusive approach. First Wave Feminism Flaws In July 1848, a group of women, including Elizabeth Cady Stanton, gathered in Seneca Falls. Their ultimate goal was the right to vote among women, or more specifically, white women. Not a [...]

UNPACKING THE LEGEND OF KORRA

UNPACKING THE LEGEND OF KORRA

(Spoiler Warning) “I’m the Avatar, and you gotta deal with it!” announces a potbelly-sporting-toddler as she successfully bends three elements in front of the flabbergasted members of the White Lotus society.  Eight years after its television debut, the beloved Legend of Korra was finally released on Netflix this month, allowing fans to enjoy all 54 [...]

THE PERCEPTION OF MENTAL HEALTH IN THE ASIAN COMMUNITY

THE PERCEPTION OF MENTAL HEALTH IN THE ASIAN COMMUNITY

As an Asian American, mental health was rarely touched upon in my household. It seemed like a silly issue to stress over, considering my family’s near-death experiences as refugees. I was expected to accept and move on from mental obstacles with ease.  I remember how shocked I felt hearing about one of my relatives battling [...]