The United States government is all too familiar with coups and dictatorships…

In response to the attempted coup and riots at the capital on January 6th, 2021, many have touted the democratic ideals of the United States, asserting that US soil is innocent of coups and dictatorships. While this may be true for US soil, it is not true for US foreign…


Will 2020 be the year you finally pick up that instrument that’s been collecting dust in your closet?

If you’re worried you’ve been spending too much time online lately, whether it's for work, school, or leisure, I’m with you. These times have shown us how important the internet is not just for entertaining us, but also for connecting us to the rest of the world. Many of us…


Credit Karma’s ad promotes a culture of debt that is all too familiar in American society

While watching an episode of Broad City (a show whose audience is primarily made up of young adults like myself), I came across an ad for the Credit Karma app that sparked my interest. A young woman was lamenting at her credit score, displayed on her Credit Karma app…

Isabella Blair

Road tripper, outdoor enthusiast, environmental studies student. Investigating inequality, climate change, and international affairs.

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