The Need for Concussion Education

Football has often been described as a violent game, but with an increase in cases of CTE, a degenerative brain disease caused by repeated brain trauma, there is an even greater need to educate fans, players, and coaches of the risks of this contact sport. Problems caused by repetitive hits to the head should not […]

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Santa Has been Bought and Sold

It is all too easy to get wrapped up in the presents, gift-making, seasonal treats, and jingles pervading American holiday culture, especially as we enter the heart of the season itself. However, consumption and profiteering have overtaken the holidays, and thus it is duly important to consider what has happened to these traditions some of […]

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Why Sex Education Can Be Sexist

For many teens, sex education provides necessary information for making safe decisions, while helping them understand their own bodies and sexuality. However, for others it can have adverse effects that can lead them towards unhealthy decisions, low self-esteem, and warped ideals of sexual relationships. In America, only 22 states require sex education of any kind […]

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