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The Best Entertainment Events of the Year: Read the opinions of Entertainment Reporters Lily McAndrews and Ashwin Prasad

The Best Entertainment Events of the Year: Read the opinions of Entertainment Reporters Lily McAndrews and Ashwin Prasad

Lily McAndrews, Ashwin Prasad

December 13, 2018

The impact of Black Panther—Lily McAndrews The best Entertainment event of the year was the release of Black Panther, the best movie 2018 had to offer. From the movie’s production, direction and costume design, this movie outstandingly nailed every aspect, as well as representing bigger life ch...

Frida(m) Calling: CHS students, teachers assess how the work of female artists has empowered them

Frida(m) Calling: CHS students, teachers assess how  the work of female artists has empowered them

Angela Qian, Feature Reporter, Beats Editor

September 21, 2017

To honor what would have been Frida Kahlo’s 110th birthday on July 6, hundreds of people donned floral dresses, shawls, artificial flowers and unibrows in an attempt to set the world record for the largest gathering of people dressed as Kahlo. In the years since her death, especially with the current po...

Future, Feminism, Fundamentalism: CHS students, teachers discuss how new TV show portrays current political and social climate

Future, Feminism, Fundamentalism: CHS students, teachers discuss how new TV  show portrays current political and social climate

Hannah Glazier, Reporter

April 20, 2017

On Wednesday, the television version of Margaret Atwood’s, “The Handmaid’s Tale” will premiere on Hulu. The story follows the life of a handmaid named Offred as she journeys through a dystopian society which restricts women’s role solely to childbearing. At this school, The Handmaid’s Tale is a c...

Anti-feminism. There are disadvantages boys have that are often overlooked in the criticism of feminism.

Anti-feminism. There are disadvantages boys have that are often overlooked in the criticism of feminism.

perspectives

December 14, 2015

A lot of teenage boys see feminists as lesbians or people who don’t shave their armpits and rage about how much life sucks because no one takes them seriously as females. By contrast, a lot of feminists actually put down men and see them as terrible people who never want women to leave the kitchen. B...

Roleplay. Don’t force gender roles upon others.

Roleplay. Don’t force gender roles upon others.

perspectives

February 27, 2014

“I don’t think I’ve ever met anyone who was as much of a whore as Wendy Davis. And I’ve met some epic whores in my travels,” reads a tweet from Todd Kincannon, Tea Party activist and former head of the South Carolina Republican Party. His other tweets, which denounce Davis as a “coke who...

Whoa, man. Why gender equality trumps feminism.

Whoa, man. Why gender equality trumps feminism.

perspectives

February 27, 2014

Recently, female pop stars have been shaking the entertainment industry with promotions of feminism. On Jan. 12, Beyoncé published an essay on feminism, stating, “We need to stop buying into the myth about gender equality. It isn’t a reality yet.” Feminism has long been a powerful movement. H...

Standing Strong. Women must defend their rights and change gender discrimination.

Standing Strong. Women must defend their rights and change gender discrimination.

perspectives

February 22, 2013

On Aug. 26, 1920, the 19th amendment granted women the right to vote. June 10, 1963 marks the date Congress passed the Equal Pay Act, making it illegal for an employer to pay a woman less than what her male counterpart would earn. During the Reagan presidency, Sandra Day O’Connor was appointed as the fi...