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Isle of Dogs Is Culturally Tone Deaf

Isle of Dogs Is Culturally Tone Deaf

By Veronica Liow, Assistant Managing Editor

April 11, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

Wes Anderson's "Isle of Dogs" unfortunately falls into the list of white filmmakers who stereotypically portray and use other cultures as a tool for entertainment.

NYU Professor Challenges Holocaust Generalizations

NYU Professor Challenges Holocaust Generalizations

By Darcey Pittman, Contributing Writer

March 1, 2018


Filed under News, University News

In a lecture Wednesday at Queensborough Community College, NYU professor David Engels spoke about the generalizations and stereotypes applied to Polish Jews under Nazi occupation.

Stop Toying With Gender Stereotypes

Stop Toying With Gender Stereotypes

By Allison De La Bastida, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017


Filed under Opinion

We are molded into gender roles for the future just by the influence of the plastic items in our hands. This all stems from the idea that there has to be a defined line between girl toys and boy toys.