Sexism in Video Games

If you even occasionally read gaming publications or forums, you’ve doubtlessly heard the topic of sexism raised repeatedly and probably aggressively. Sexism in video-games has become an explosive is...

Early Access: the Good the Bad and the Ugly

Starbound,” by Chucklefish LTD., is an expansive multiplayer adventure game, and is the spiritual successor to the surprisingly popular “Terraria.” It remains in beta, albeit in a fully functional an...

UK Fashion versus US Fashion

Should Fashion make you fit in or stick out? Upon my visit to England this winter break, I came to learn, among other things, why the UK is considered one of the fashion capitals of the world. I beli...

Watch, observe, never learn

For anyone who’s curious about Asperger’s, a primer of sorts is Ben X, a 2007 Belgian film centered on a teenager with the condition. At one point in the film, protagonist Ben Vertriest (portrayed by...

Minimum Wage Debate Divides Students

Washington State has had the highest minimum wage rate in the country, and will continue to as it was raised 13 cents at the start of 2014, from $9.19 to $9.32. The Department of Labor and Industries...

Economy vs. Environment

Climate change and the economy vie for the top political concern. In Olympia, lawmakers debate whether Washington’s economy can bear the weight of carbon restrictions. Governor Jay Inslee was appoint...