The Advocate

Female artists strive to redefine global art form

By Robert Clinton, Opinion Editor

March 21, 2018

In the late 1970s, hip-hop music emerged from the projects of New York City to give voice to the voiceless and eloquently express the day-to-day experiences of people struggling to break the chains of oppression. With a mainline conn...

Transient ‘fast fashion’ trends spawn global scourge

By Alondra Gallardo, Opinion Editor

February 20, 2018

While women walk around with a $12 little black dress on to support the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements, think about the young girl making your dress inside a factory under extremely poor conditions, receiving little to no wages a...

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