Topic: identity

Aman ’20: Elizabeth Warren’s DNA test misses the mark

Columns, Opinions

Aman ’20: Elizabeth Warren’s DNA test misses the mark

October 21, 2018 0 comments

Last week, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) released a series of videos discussing her Native American heritage, as well a DNA test that concluded she had a Native American ancestor six to ten generations back.

Leah Vernon, author of the blog “Beauty and the Muse,” came to the Providence Public Library as part of its “Hair Brained” series.

Metro, News

Fashion blogger redefines beauty standards

April 2, 2018 0 comments

Leah Vernon started her blog, “Beauty and the Muse,” in 2013 because every time she looked at a beauty magazine all she saw were tall and thin white women.

Fernandez ’21: Responsibilities of the Latinx community in the US

Columns, Opinions

Fernandez ’21: Responsibilities of the Latinx community in the US

November 14, 2017 0 comments

Across the United States, the Latinx community has grown more prominent in cultural, social and political spheres.

Wayland ’18.5: The unpatriotic history of the American Flag

Opinions

Wayland ’18.5: The unpatriotic history of the American Flag

October 3, 2017 0 comments

The American flag’s historical current passes through Boston in 1976.

Youth Poetry Grand Slam addresses race, sexuality through spoken word

Arts & Culture

Youth Poetry Grand Slam addresses race, sexuality through spoken word

February 22, 2017 0 comments

Poetry echoed off the walls and checkered stage, splashed against the red curtains and landed with impact into the ears of listeners.

Arts & Culture

“The Revelations of Asher” experiments with social justice, identity

February 8, 2017 0 comments

What does “supreme love” have to do with social justice movements?