Emma Stohlman

Stories from Emma Stohlman

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Friday, September 15th, 2017

First coming to prominence when they drove Milo Yiannopoulos off the campus of the University of California at Berkeley, Antifa have become the face of the "violent left." But who exactly are they?

Date: 
Friday, September 15th, 2017

This week, we’re reviewing an essential LGBT+ book: "Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe" by Benjamin Alire Sàenz.  Set in the summer of 1987, "Aristotle and Dante" is a coming-of-age story that explores the unique struggle of a blossoming love that only closeted, queer individuals can feel. Largely told from Aristotle "Ari" Mendoza’s point-of-view, "Aristotle and Dante" is a literary dance between two young Mexican-American men: the out and whimsical artist, Dante, and the closeted and down-to-earth worker, Ari.

Date: 
Friday, September 15th, 2017

Earlier this month, President Donald Trump announced that he would begin phasing out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in six months. This decision would result in some 800,000 children brought to the United States illegally being deported should Congress not create a substitute that would allow them to remain.

Date: 
Saturday, August 26th, 2017

On the evening of August 11, a group of 250 white supremacists marched across the University of Virginia campus in preparation for the Unite the Right rally being held the next day. Carrying tiki torches and chanting “Jews will not replace us,” the group met resistance from a small group of student counter protestors.