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Everywhere they go, the band Towns finds their rhythm. The Nashua, New Hampshire based psychedelic cream funk trifecta features Brad DiPalma (guitar), Nick Burns (vocals, bass), and Anthony Crescentini (drums), who share an unending passion for rock’n’roll. Towns is recording their debut studio album this summer, and it is a soulful and energetic embodiment of … Continue reading The psychedelic rock band, Towns, makes their album debut
A precarious life is what many members of the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer Intersex Asexual community lead. Individuals whom are a part of the LGBTQIA community live turbulent lives, all of which depend on survival. Unfortunately, the media does not depict the precarious lifestyles of these people living in the unknown. Living precariously entails … Continue reading The precarious media: How the LGBTQIA community is misrepresented
A recent movie that came out called “Tangerine” (2015) became one of the most intriguing films of last year. The independent movie profiles Sin-dee-rella (Kitiana Kiki Rodriguez), a transgender woman fresh out of prison on a quest for vengeance. After finding out from her best friend Alexandra (Mya Taylor), that Sin-Dee’s boyfriend/pimp cheated on her … Continue reading Tangerine (2015): a real transgender lifestyle
On a rainy Wednesday night on October 28, 2015, students gather at the Student Union to save the world. The University of Massachusetts Amherst Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign is a student run organization that aims to promote social and climate justice within society. Meeting in the Center of Education Policy and Advocacy room every Wednesday … Continue reading Saving the Planet: UMass Divestment Campaign
From a sociological perspective, television shows and films communicate to society how we perceive those around us. Audiences watch and observe caricatures of people they recognize in their own lives. Whether it is the soccer mom, the jerk boss, or the band geeks, the characters that are displayed within the media is a direct reflection … Continue reading How We See Cheerleaders