The Advocate

‘Privilege’ heightens sense of responsiblity

By Alondra Gallardo, Opinion Editor

April 17, 2018

I do not want to live in a country or world where every human does not have access to basic human rights, therefore, I recognize the benefits I was born into. No one has to remind me of the advantages I have had in my life and I don...

American workforce hijacked by corporations

By Ryan Geller, News Editor

April 10, 2018

There is this idea that in college you are preparing yourself to compete in the job market. Why is there such competition for jobs? It seems addressing the challenge of food, clean water and sustainable shelter for a popul...

Stage ignites actor’s drive

By Xavier Johnson, Scene Editor

March 14, 2017

The greatest strength an actor can have is the ability to empathize with the character they portray. Acting is not simply saying the memorized lines but becoming the character and truly connecting to how a character would fee...

Music industry manipulates artists with money, fame myth

By Anthony Kinney, Advocate Staff

December 7, 2016

In our continuously troubling times of social and economic inequality, racial discrimination and police brutality, modern-day rappers and entertainers willingly turn a blind eye to the issues facing American society as they conti...

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