society’s views

Can women have it all?

Contributing writer Constanza Gallardo is concerned about society’s expectations of the modern-day woman and feels that there is an overwhelming pressure to balance all aspects of a woman’s life.


Negligent gun laws a factor in Ariz. shooting

The complexities of the Tucson, Ariz. massacre committed by Jared Loughner in an attempt to assassinate Representative Gabrielle Giffords has created a plethora of debates… However, the factual point that transcends speculation and intellectual debate is this: it is not a mere tragic coincidence that a massacre that left six people dead and 13 others wounded was in a state that has careless and negligent gun laws.