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Burning Sun scandal ignites Korea

In recent months, the South Korean entertainment industry has experienced waves of turmoil as reports of drug trafficking, corruption and sexual assault, involving numerous celebrities, have emerged. Labeled “scandals” in South Korea,...


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Raveena inspires South Asian women

Baby’s All Right was filling up fast on a late July night this past summer. The Brooklyn venue was buzzing with excitement early on, with people filing in and heading to the...


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Black Dance Repertoire presents 'Outbreak'

On May 3, the Black Dance Repertoire (BDR) hosted its 27th annual Exposé to a packed house in the American Legion Post No. 80, in the Downtown Binghamton area. Created in 1985,...


Letter from the editor

Letter from the Editor

I can’t believe I’m writing my last letter from the editor. I’ll get to the super sappy stuff at the end of this, so let’s just go through what you can expect...


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Stuyedeyed to empower and energize at Oak Fest

Brooklyn-based band Stuyedeyed will be bringing Bedford-Stuyvesant to Binghamton this weekend at the third annual local music festival, Oak Fest. With high-energy fuzzy rock rhythms and punk-like vocals, Stuyedeyed presents a break...


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Casting doubt on the media's portrayal of Venezuela

Bringing up the current political situation in Venezuela often produces strong reactions. People either immediately condemn Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro and support U.S.-backed opposition leader Juan Guaidó’s attempt to take over, or...


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Condemning Joe Budden's Carnival comments

On March 9, The Joe Budden Podcast with Rory & Mal aired its “Leftover Lust” episode, in which Joe Budden made a disrespectful comment about women who participate in Carnival and the...


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Considering controversy and consumer activism

From Gucci to H&M, it seems like no company is spared from controversy. However, it seems that the backlash never seems to last. Let’s start with H&M and its advertisement of an...


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JUMP Nation supports the next generation

Every spring, the Juvenile Urban Multicultural Program, also known as JUMP Nation, holds its most critical event that showcases the purpose of the organization. Through a four-day, all-expenses-paid weekend, middle school students...


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Quimbamba prepares explosive show for Latin Weekend

El Polvorín Latin Festival aims to present an explosive battle of Latin dance and culture through a statewide competition during Latin Weekend. Hosted by Quimbamba Latin Dance Team, El Polvorín invites several...