Letter from the editor

Letter from the Editor

Happy Black History Month! Although black excellence should be celebrated every month, February is a special time to acknowledge the accomplishments of black people throughout history. This year, the Black Student Union...


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Supporting black artistry

Black people have been dominating in everything from movies to music to fine arts. In the past couple of years, there’s been a rise not only in awareness, but also in praise...


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Racism against Asian Americans

On April 9, 2017, David Dao was violently dragged off a United Airlines flight after refusing to comply with a voluntary order to give up his seat for airline employees on standby....


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Help Pipe Dream track hate crimes and bias incidents at Binghamton University

In the past few years, the Binghamton University community has experienced a good deal of race-related issues. In 2017 alone, reported instances included racist drawings appearing in multiple residence halls and a...


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The dos and don'ts of Black History Month

Every year, February is used to honor historical leaders of black culture and celebrate the various heritages within black identity. From wearing traditional clothes to donning certain hairstyles, there are many things...


Perspectives

Inclusive beauty products for 2018

Now more than ever, beauty brands are catering to their darker-complexioned consumers. Unfortunately, there are still many brands that don’t. So you don’t have to sift through fifty shades of beige, PRISM...


Letter from the editor

Letter from the editor

There are many who entered 2017 with bleak expectations. The nation’s potential first woman president had not been elected and our first black president was handing over the reins to a new...


Perspectives

Don't forget about Puerto Rico

Since Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico on Sept. 20, 2017, the island has been making headlines for the devastation it suffered. Although it has been nearly four moths since the storm, full...


Voices of Binghamton

Voices of Binghamton

Catherine Castillo is a senior majoring in integrative neuroscience. Castillo is currently the president of Student Association-chartered club One Special World and is a resident assistant (RA) in  Dickinson Community. PRISM: What is...


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Celebrities to leave in 2017

Celebrities have become more outspoken than ever in 2017, using their platforms to call out oppression and injustice. In the sports world, Colin Kaepernick protested racism against African Americans by kneeling during...