25 Oct 2018

Daredevil Season 3: Noticeable Lack of POCs

Season three of Marvel’s Daredevil dropped Friday, Oct. 19, on Netflix following the announcement of Iron Fist and Luke Cage’s cancellation. Daredevil’s third season takes place after the first season

17 Apr 2018

El Podcast

El Podcast is a bi-weekly show that focuses on pop culture, current events and everything in between. Hosted by Valeria Mejia and Monserrath Arreola, two spunky Latina journalist studying at

10 May 2016

Sex work doesn’t devalue people

My family’s 2006 calendar hung in the kitchen next to the fridge. It was a NASCAR calendar, the same one we get every year. The days were marked with special

03 May 2016

Girls like Captain America too

Growing up, I had an assortment of Barbie computer games, official Barbie Christmas ornaments and, of course, dozens of actual Barbie dolls. I loved Barbie’s life in plastic. It was

05 Apr 2016

Misogyny in our society nearly kills R&B artist Kehlani

Celebrity news has seen yet another case of slut-shaming and double standards this past week. R&B singer Kehlani was accused of cheating on her boyfriend Kyrie Irving with her ex,

14 Mar 2016

Celebrity gender identities aren’t news

Following in the footsteps of sister Lana Wachowski, “Matrix” director Lilly Wachowski has come out as a transgender woman, but not entirely on her own terms. In a statement to the

08 Mar 2016

Moms are allowed to be sexy too

I don’t know what magical powers the Kardashian family possess that make everyone hate them, but I’m obsessed with whatever witchcraft they’re performing. It’s like they’re spending every night spilling

16 Feb 2016

Update: SF State bans hoverboards from campus

An email to the student body Monday morning announced that the 2016 Housing License Agreement has added hoverboards to the list of wheeled items that are banned on campus. “Safety is dependent

16 Feb 2016

Beyoncé’s ‘Formation’ ignites controversy in White America

Public service announcement to those who are shaming Beyoncé for expressing her “blackness”: she owes you nothing. Beyoncé shocked the world during her Super Bowl halftime performance showcasing her new

26 Jan 2016

Tatum’s performance drags down ‘Lip Sync Battle’

[media-credit id=294 align=”alignnone” width=”369″][/media-credit]  January is my favorite month of the year, mostly because it’s my birthday month. I spend all month surrounding myself with positive images to remind myself