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Bad Things Happen in Philadelphia—But You Still Need to Vote.

Despite Trump's claims of corrupt mail–in ballots, you should vote.

by JULIA ESPOSITO

Our Altered Relationship with Time

What happens when pandemic time meets the Penn semester calendar?

by PEARL LIU

Penn Debate Society Evaluates the First Presidential Debate

Both candidates have strong ties to Penn, but would they have made the debate team? 

by KIRA WANG

Hello Kitty ACAB: The Aestheticization of Politics

"Woke" memes aren't the flex you think they are.  

by REMA BHAT

An Open Letter to 'Saturday Night Live': Don't Joke About the Debate

Because it's just not funny anymore.

by JULIA POLSTER

Asian Arts Initiative Raises Money for USPS with Pen Pals Project

As USPS faces pressure to perform amid financial constraints, this project merges art activism with the need for communication to buoy the social service.

by ALICE HEYEH

An Ode to The Crazy Woman

The reduction of a woman's identity to a merely dismissive adjective is a trope as old as time. 

by AAKRUTI GANESHAN

Queer Dating On Campus: What It’s Like for Lady–Loving Ladies

A recently re–shaped social club, Sappho, aims to create a safe space for Queer women. 

by JULIA ESPOSITO

What Does It Mean To Be An Ally?

A conversation about allyship with four of Penn’s powerful Black voices about how the Penn community—and world at large—can ensure anti–racism is a movement, not a moment.

by EVA INGBER

Regressive or Radical? An Insight Into the Debate Surrounding OnlyFans

How misogyny plagues the way in which women are allowed to take ownership of their bodies and identities. 

by AAKRUTI GANESHAN

Making Worlds is Making Strides Towards Inclusivity

This local bookseller has found a silver lining among the summer's chaos: People are thirsty for books.

by JULIA ESPOSITO

Why Upperclassmen Should Check Out This Year’s Penn Reading Project

James Baldwin's "My Dungeon Shook" reminds readers that the America of the 1960s isn't all that different from today's.

by JULIA ESPOSITO

How Diverse Podcasts Make Film and Television Look Bland

Fiction podcasts regularly integrate diversity and queerness in their stories. Why can't mainstream entertainment catch up?

by HARSHITA GUPTA

Singapore Is Fighting a War Against Reality

How the country's residents experience privilege at the cost of propaganda. 

by AAKRUTI GANESHAN

How #BLM is Reshaping Major League Baseball

As the MLB shows support for the Black Lives Matter Movement, many are questioning whether or not it's enough.

by JULIA ESPOSITO

Toni Morrison’s 'Tar Baby': What’s Love Got to Do With It?

Is pain a part of love? For Black women in relationships, it’s often inescapable and normalized. 

by KALIYAH DORSEY

Wharton alum Evan Thomas reconciles faith and identity on his debut album, ‘Foundations’

Though Evan Thomas just graduated Penn, he's already in the midst of a new phase of his life: making music

by CHARDONNAY NEEDLER

Paintru: The Startup That Immortalizes Memories

Paintru is revolutionizing the way to get custom artwork— all the while fostering community in Wharton and beyond.

by FERNANDA BRIZUELA

From Houston Hall to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives

Meet Penn alum and West Philadelphia state representative Rick Krajewski

by DENALI SAGNER

Kiese Laymon's 'Heavy' stresses the importance of revision

With honest self-reflection, Laymon's memoir places Black healing and redemption at the forefront.

by KALIYAH DORSEY

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