Visual Arts

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The Taliban: Who They Are and What They Do

In 2021, the Taliban is still alive and well and in control of large parts of Afghanistan. The Taliban is a Sunni Islamic fundamentalist political movement in Afghanistan. The word “Taliban” means “students.” It was founded by students from the University of Afghanistan fighting against Soviet forces and their Afghan Marxist allies in the 1980s. The group later turned to fight other Afghans, particularly in the most powerful rural areas, and have taken over some provinces near Kabul. They want […]

The Candace Owens Paradox: Truthful Conversations

It was reported today that Candace Owens is being sued for defamation by a fellow republican. So we thought, why not explain both sides of who Candace Owens really is. Candace Owens is an American conservative political commentator and public speaker. She is the communications director for Turning Point USA, a pro-Donald Trump organization. She has been described as “the next Tomi Lahren.” Ms. Owens has appeared on various news shows, including “CNN Tonight,” “Fox & Friends,” and she was […]

Remain in Mexico Policy: Dissecting Donald Trump’s border legacy

With the most recent supreme court rule that declared President Biden must reinstate Trump’s old “Remain in Mexico” policy, we thought it appropriate to go through the history of the Trump administration’s foreign policy legacy. Donald Trump’s Remain in Mexico policy is the President of the United States’ proposal to prevent Mexican immigrants from entering the country and making an asylum claim. The plan would require such immigrants to stay in Mexico while their claim is pending. It would also […]

What International Men’s Day is and Ideas to Promote Issues for Male Advocacy

International Men’s Day is a global day celebrating men and boys, drawing attention to social inequalities. It is on November 19 every year and was founded in 1992 with “International Day for Men.” Every year on November 19, people celebrate International Men’s Day all over the world. The event is also celebrated with organizations around the world participating in events to mark this day. The reason behind any celebration of International Men’s Day can be addressed by looking at male-female […]

Colonizing Mars: Elon Musk’s Vision and Our Future in Space

Humanity has gained interest in colonizing Mars over the last century. This interest began after Mariner 4 took pictures of the planet’s red, dusty, desolate surface. The first man to successfully land on the moon was Neil Armstrong, and it happened on July 20th, 1969. The fascination with Mars was fuelled by ideas of a new frontier for humanity. The human race has not stopped its efforts in exploring space. NASA is planning a human-crewed mission to Mars and exploring […]

The Ultimate Guide to Sustainable Fashion: What It Means and Which Brands Are Best

The world is changing. We are in the midst of a sustainability revolution, and people all over the world are beginning to care more about what they buy and how it was made. The first step to living a sustainable lifestyle is understanding what that means for you. When we say “sustainable fashion,” we mean clothing that has been created with minimal impact on the environment or society as a whole. Brands like Reformation, Vaute Couture, and People Tree have […]

Oily Skin: What it is and How to Take Care of It

Oily skin refers to an oily film on the surface of the skin. The oiliness is due to excessive production of oil by sebaceous glands or blocked pores. However, “sebum” actually has various functions, including protecting the skin from microorganisms and cooling down. – Oily skin can be caused by genetic makeup or external factors such as stress level, diet, and pollution – Oily skin tends to break out easily because its natural barrier is too weak. This means that […]

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7 common-sense ways we can Save The Planet Earth

Planet Earth is calling you to action Helping to save the planet Earth is everyone’s responsibility. But for those of you who are activists, students, and/or parents, it is your duty to enlist in the fight. And by enlisting I mean educating yourself on what we can do to stop climate change. We need to take a stand against pollution and global warming because if we don’t then our children will grow up in an environment that they know nothing […]

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The top 10 best informative documentaries of all time

Introduction This article is a list of the best and most informative documentaries with a heavy lean towards activism. Whether you’re looking for an escape valve or want to learn more about the world, these films are sure to be able to satisfy your cravings. From pure entertainment value up to educational enlightenment, there’s something for everyone on this list. Activists are some of the most dedicated people in the world. They fight for what they believe in and sometimes […]

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Art Activism: The hopeful Meaning and Recent Examples

What is Art Activism? Art activism is a form of protest in the form of art. Art activists use various forms of media, such as music, poetry, and painting to voice their dissent with society’s values. One example is the graffiti artist Banksy who uses his work to address themes such as war and capitalism. An emerging social movement The use of art as a form of protest and political statement has been around for centuries, but it has recently […]