Women’s Rights in Iran: What’s Happening Right Now and How to Help – Her Campus

"Trigger warning: this article contains information pertaining to violence, specifically toward women.  In September 2022, 22-year-old Mahsa Amini was arrested and killed at the hands of Iran’s morality police for improperly wearing her hijab. This has led to what many are now calling a revolution consisting of protests all over the world. While Iranian officials claim that …

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Five of the Best Trader Joe’s Items for an Unforgettable Fall – Her Campus

"Not only does fall mark the start of a new semester, but it also calls for the seasonal trip to Trader Joe’s. There is nothing more satisfying than the return of pumpkins, and of course, a brand new batch of some of my favorite items with a fall twist — only at Trader Joe’s. I …

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Breakdown of Lindsey Graham – Lexspects

"One of the biggest debates since President Trump’s 2016 candidacy has been US border security, primarily concerning Mexican migrants. Since the 1990s, the number of undocumented immigrants in the United States has more than doubled. Many believe this widespread immigration reduces the amount of jobs available to legal Americans, a view typically steeped in xenophobia …

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Free Speech in the Trump Era – Lexspects

"Donald Trump; a name that makes some nauseous, and others gleeful. One substantial debate that has consistently surfaced in Trump’s campaign and presidency is free speech. Critics vocalize that Trump threatens the liberties of Americans, while the alternative viewpoint trusts that he solely points out faults in the media. Trump often judges the press via …

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A Tribute to Ruth Bader Ginsburg

I am deeply saddened to have to write this piece, however, the U.S. Supreme Court lost one of it’s most incredible judges of all time. Ruth Bader Ginsburg (also known as RBG) passed away on Friday, September 18, 2020, at the age of 87. Her long battle with pancreatic cancer caused her death to happen …

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A Preview of Mary Trump’s New Book, “Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man”

Mary L. Trump is the niece of Donald J. Trump. She also happens to be a clinical psychologist. She wrote the book, “Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man,” to speak out about her uncle’s lack of qualifications to run the United States. After hearing the conversation in …

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Media’s Influence on Children – Lexspects

*****This is a piece I had published to my school online magazine called Lexspects. There is fantastic work on their site, if you would like to read more work from young people (lexspects.com). For now, enjoy my most recent piece on the influence of media on children. A boy runs around the kiddie pool yelling …

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A Special Education Student Speaks: When Misconceptions and Ignorance Raise Barriers -Education Week

A Special Education Student Speaks: When Misconceptions and Ignorance Raise Barriers Misconceptions and ignorance add to students’ hurdles *This article was published on Education Week's national website. Click here to read it on their site.* By Darya Iranmanesh December 5, 2018 The music began to play as the curtains unfolded, exposing a dark and unfamiliar …

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