Court Trials · Derek Chauvin Murder Trial

Chauvin Murder Trial – Week 1 Recap

On May 25, 2020, Memorial Day, in Minneapolis, MN, George Perry Floyd was killed while in the custody of Minneapolis police. Before his death, police were called after Floyd allegedly used a counterfeit $20 bill to pay for cigarettes. On March 29th, the trial of Derek Chauvin, the police officer who was recorded kneeling on… Continue reading Chauvin Murder Trial – Week 1 Recap

Feminist Topics · Jobs

How I Got My Dream Internship and How You Can Too!

I'm so excited to announce that I got my dream internship with Senator Patty Murray! I got to speak with her years before for her bill Higher Education Access and Success for Homeless and Foster Youth Act or S. 2267. That year, I was still a fashion design major but now, I'm entering my senior… Continue reading How I Got My Dream Internship and How You Can Too!

Book Review · Outlander Series

Dragonfly in Amber by Diana Gabaldon

It’s been a while since I have posted about the Outlander series, but honestly, these books never get old. If you remember when I wrote my Outlander review, I was rereading the books because of season 5. Although season 5 is over, there is still much we can discuss about Dragonfly in Amber and season… Continue reading Dragonfly in Amber by Diana Gabaldon

Feminist Topics · Reproductive Health

A Win to Protect Abortion Rights

On June 29, 2020, the Supreme Court decided on June Medical Services, LLC v. Russo. In a very close 5-4 vote, the Court voted to uphold the District Court’s judgment that Louisiana Act 620 was unconstitutional because “enforcing the admitting-privileges requirement would drastically reduce the number and geographic distribution of abortion providers, making it impossible… Continue reading A Win to Protect Abortion Rights