THE LEGACY OF RUTH BADER GINSBERG

THE LEGACY OF RUTH BADER GINSBERG

On Monday, Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed as a Supreme Court Justice by the Senate. In a 52-48 outcome, all Democrats voted against her confirmation but all Republicans, except for Senator Susan Collins, voted in support of her.  Barrett is now the third successfully appointed Supreme Court Justice nominated by President Trump. Trump now has [...]

AS SEEN ON NETFLIX: ENOLA HOLMES

AS SEEN ON NETFLIX: ENOLA HOLMES

When Arthur Conan Doyle published the first story of private detective, Sherlock Holmes, in 1887, he didn’t realize the spark he had ignited. Over a 100 years later, adaptations of the renowned character continue to grow. Most recently, another Sherlock adaptation was released on Netflix, though this one didn’t focus on the famous detective himself [...]

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 [...]