Michigan in Color

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“Cause my love goes BANG BANG BANG!” 

 

Lynette Medley, sexual awareness advocate, takes part in a Period Day rally outside the Capitol Building

When I began to menstruate it was awkward to have to talk to my parents about finding a surprise that morning; I hid it from them as long as I could.

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The first time I encountered the idea of a “multiverse” — multiple dimensions of reality, of potential — was when I watched Spider-Man Into the Spiderverse (arguably the best Spiderman movie, don’t @ me).

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Allyson Felix, an American track runner and field sprinter, recently earned her 12th Gold Medal at the World Athletics Championship in Qatar –– she also surpassed the legendary Usain Bolt in winning the most olympic gold medals in history.

Protestors march in the rain in Hong Kong.

In 2014, the streets of Hong Kong erupted with the nascent Umbrella Revolution. Led by activist Joshua Wong and his student organization Scholarism, the protests consisted of the 79-day peaceful occupation of Central, an important financial and tourist district.

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Is it too late to drop the class?

This is what you asked yourself when you saw the title of Thursday’s reading: “The Code of the Street”

Your brow furrowed

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Check-Box for "African-American"

I’ve been staring at the checkbox labeled “African-American” for 20 minutes now. I can’t seem to look past the dash which separates these two worlds. To be Nigerian-American is to be the Atlantic Ocean, to be divide, to have two houses but no home.

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I’m a wolf of the streets, I smell your fear.