How Black Panther Empowers a Generation

On February 16th, 2018, the film Black Panther of Marvel Studios debuted in theatres across the country. In light of the tense political atmosphere of today’s society and the abundance of hate and ignorance being displayed, cinema truly has the power to positively impact audiences and emphasize the value of diversity in our culture. The … Continue reading

Why Team USA’s Diversity Matters

While watching Team USA during the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics, I was on the edge of my seat. There were a whopping 242 athletes proudly walking in, the most of any nation ever. On top of that, the group was very diverse, boasting 108 women, the largest amount internationally. Eleven African-Americans and … Continue reading


1. “Name all international delegates present here.” “XXX,XXX..Oh, and Mercy Corp”, after my parent and I raised our hands.  I was waiting for my name to be called out quickly because I was pretty active during the whole conference, but my name was the last to call out.  “Sorry we forgot you.” For me, a … Continue reading