Op/Ed Editor Hannah Sparks reflects on the old cliché: Finding oneself at college.
Hannah Sparks explains how the conservative attack on women’s reproductive rights stems from a fundamental lack of understanding on the subject.
Hannah Sparks analyzes gun violence in America as a public safety issue, advocating for change.
Hannah Sparks details the racist implications of laws like ‘Stand Your Ground’ in light of a recent court finding in a case invoking it.
“Using women’s bodies as political battlegrounds is something Texas has gotten [too] good at,” says Hannah Sparks who discusses the latest development in the poor state of women’s reproductive rights in Texas.
Hannah Sparks criticizes disproportionate school disciplinary policies that range from excessively harsh to terrifyingly lax.
Hannah Sparks thinks the recent relaxation of China’s infamous one-child policy is a good thing, for China and the world.
Hannah Sparks explains the current de facto ban on female driving in Saudi Arabia and what is being done to fix it.
Hannah Sparks cautions against “pinkwashing” during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Hannah Sparks discusses the imprisonment of three members of the Russian punk-rock protest group Pussy Riot, and the role it plays in President Vladimir Putin’s “heartland” agenda.
Hannah Sparks discusses and condemns the law that potentially allows rapists to obtain visitation or custodial rights of a child conceived during the attack.
Hannah Sparks cautions news watchers to take coverage of well-publicized criminal trials with a grain of salt.
Hannah Sparks comments on the ill effects of unpaid internships and the posting of “volunteer” positions by Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In Foundation.
In light of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher’s death, Hannah Sparks criticizes narrow-minded views of feminism that classify all strong women as feminists, to the detriment of the movement.
Hannah Sparks criticizes the for-profit higher education system for the abusive practices as outlined in a recent Senate report.
Hannah Sparks criticizes the hypocrisy of the national gun control conversation in light of knee-jerk overreactions to the behavior of children in schools.
Hannah Sparks advocates for a more proactive approach to accomplishing feminist goals by making the movement more appealing to more women.
Taking a break in between classes or during work to fool around on your phone has essentially replaced the cigarette break.
Columnist Hannah Sparks discusses how American cultural attitudes towards violence need to change in order for acts of mass violence to become less frequent.
Hannah Sparks debates the worth of a college degree in the modern job market and economy