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Social media stars dim the issues

by Talia Raoufpur, Staff Columnist

April 26, 2017

Filed under Always Right, Columns, Opinion

Pop culture celebrities who are aware of their popularity on social media are monetizing Hollywood’s toxic culture while their young followers are perpetuating the cycle.

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Passover an opportunity to reflect on priorities

by Talia Raoufpur, Staff Columnist

April 12, 2017

Filed under Always Right, Columns, Opinion

Passover isn’t merely a dietary change, but rather a holiday that promotes connection and unity.

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A.S. resolution combats anti-Semitism, not free speech

by Talia Raoufpur, Staff Columnist

March 16, 2017

Filed under Always Right, Columns, Opinion

There have been several anti-Semitic attacks against Jewish students at SDSU during the last few years.

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Rape jokes have no place in political discourse

by Talia Raoufpur, Staff Columnist

March 1, 2017

Filed under Always Right, Columns, Opinion

Judd Apatow’s recent stand-up comedy appearance promoting a new HBO project was yet another example of blatant Hollywood hypocrisy. During his routine, Apatow took aim at the election. He said he felt like he had just been raped,...

Despite questionable quality, ‘Fifty Shades’ resonates with audiences

by Talia Raoufpur, Staff Columnist

February 15, 2017

Filed under Always Right, Columns, Opinion

Another film from the “Fifty Shades of Grey” franchise, “Fifty Shades Darker,” was released just in time for Valentine’s day. For many, the series of novels have become a socially acceptable form of pornography, and...

Mockery of Melania Trump an example of hypocritical ‘feminist’ Liberals

by Talia Raoufpur, Staff Columnist

January 25, 2017

Filed under Always Right, Columns, Opinion

Melania Trump should not be scrutinized for her marriage, the way in which she raises her child or her success story.

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‘Happiest place on Earth’ tests patience, breaks budget

by Talia Raoufpur, Staff Columnist

January 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion

No animal, princess or life-like castle can make up for the lack of consumer mistreatments in which Disneyland has partaken.

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What happens when a woman joins in on ‘No-Shave November?’

by Talia Raoufpur, Staff Columnist

December 12, 2016

Filed under Opinion

I thought my femininity would be lost in the dense forest that was to flourish on my legs.

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