The COVID-19 Productivity Trap

Since I started social distancing a few weeks ago, I’ve found myself surrounded by tips for how I can maximize this time all over...

Confronting Identity in Light of Coronavirus and Xenophobia

I was born in New York City. I grew up in Richmond. I reveled in my American history and government classes. I even voluntarily...

Stop Diet Eurocentrism

Growing up with a mother as a dietitian, my relationship with food was different than most. The daily spoonful of flaxseed (not in a...

Stop Celebrating Disordered Eating Habits

Content warning: this article discusses eating disorders. Over the past year, Adele’s dramatic weight loss has sparked headlines. As more photos of the singer have...

Believing Survivors Still Matters

Content warning: this article contains mentions of rape and discusses sexual violence. Last Tuesday, Harvey Weinstein was convicted after a prolonged trial, which was momentous...

Conquering Loneliness

When I first committed to NYU, most people warned me that if I didn’t try really hard to make friends (and even if I...

The Etiquette of Satire

With loads of homework, popcorn, pancakes and no motivation to do anything, cajoled my friends into watching the Academy Award nominated film, "Jojo Rabbit"....

The Uncomfortable Issue of Bathroom Accessibility

Imagine this: you’re stranded in Midtown and you’re starting to feel the chai latte you chugged an hour earlier. Or maybe you and your...

NYFW Highlights an Unhealthy Body Image

New York Fashion Week is a semiannual string of shows which take place in September and February used to showcase international fashion collections. New...

OK Bloomberg

This past Thursday, at least 23 popular Instagram accounts — including @fuckjerry, @kalesalad and @fuckadvertisements — posted campaign advertisements for presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg,...

Let’s Desexualize Gym Culture

After sweating out half of my body weight while working out in an oversized t-shirt, I was in search of more amiable workout gear....
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The Nuance of Blackness in Representation

Non-American Black actors playing American roles in films has long been a topic of contention. This highly controversial subject calls to question: what is...
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