Tag: Opinion

Rick Pitino charged in Louisville sex scandal

Last October, Kristina Powell, a former escort for the Louisville Men’s Basketball team, wrote a book entitled “Breaking Cardinal Rules: Basketball and the Escort Queen,” which accused the basketball program for paying Powell $10,000 to bring strippers to perform for the incoming Louisville recruits.   From 2010-2014, Powell claims that the money was paid by… Read More

The scramble for African art: Appreciation or appropriation?

Toward the end of the 19th century, European powers scavenged the African continent to establish and secure political power. Throughout the Scramble for Africa, European colonizers carved borders into the continent with no consideration of local geography or culture.   The European division of African ethnic groups into African states resulted in political instability and civil… Read More

Foul-Mouthed Feminism: Why The “F-Bombs for Feminism” Campaign Is Not How We Should Be Addressing Women’s Rights Issues

Throughout history, individuals seeking to address major social and political issues have employed a variety of methods and approaches in their efforts. Of course, it can only be assumed that with such a multitude of platforms and a strong freedom in how one chooses to use them, there are sure to be instances of serious… Read More