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Dear Diary

May 12, 2016

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Some of the most influential people in history kept detailed diaries or journals of their lives. Maybe you are no Anne Frank, Harry S Truman, or Andy Warhol, but you should not let that stop you. There are plenty of exciting benefits to keeping a journal. First of all, journaling can help you meet your life goals, as writing something down signals to your brain “this is...

Dear Freshmen Me

Dear Freshmen Me

May 12, 2016

Dear Freshman Hanna,           With only 40 days left until graduation, it is time to impart some wisdom that has been acquired from the last fo...

Batman vs Superman vs Critics

May 12, 2016

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Batman vs Superman is not that bad. Was is too long? Yes. Did it have way too many stories going on at once? Yes. But was it awful? Not really. Most viewers are automatically comparing their beloved Marvel superhero movies to Batman vs Superman, and that is where the main problems lie. Just because they are both superhero movies, does not mean that they are similar in any ...

Uncalled for Cruelty

May 12, 2016

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Makeup brands such as Benefit, CoverGirl, Estee Lauder, L’Oreal, MAC and Stila all test their products on animals, along with many others. There are plenty of brands that do not test on animals, however, including brands such as Kat Von D, Hourglass, Becca,  E.L.F, Ecotools, Milani, Physicians Formula and Too Faced, which are all cruelty free brands. Rather than allowing th...

Gun Control in The U.S.

May 12, 2016

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The hot topic of guns, and how easily available they are to the population of the U.S, has started to become an extremely controversial topic. This is due to the increasing amount of gun violence and deaths related to firearms. People all over the United States are taking two sides: One side wants increased gun control, while the other argues that guns are something that every...

The Meaning of Normal

The Meaning of Normal

April 27, 2016

Social norms are explicit or implicit rules set in place to define what is considered to be appropriate behaviors and values.  They exist within any type of...

I Miss the Old Kanye

I Miss the Old Kanye

April 26, 2016

For those who are unaware, or do not follow Kanye West on Twitter, a lot seems to be happening in his life.The rapper, fashion designer, and producer ...

Are You Ankara?

Are You Ankara?

April 25, 2016

Sunday, March 13. 37 people were killed in Ankara, Turkey. A bomb exploded next to a bus station in the busy Turkish capital, yet no one is discussing it. Sa...

Is it a Banger?

Is it a Banger?

March 28, 2016

As millennia after millennia passes, trends come and go, but some acts of leisure have remained constant. In particular, and especially in today’s cur...

Political Philosophie in the White House

Political Philosophie in the White House

March 19, 2016

As election day rapidly approaches, the US Presidential race is reaching a heated point. Despite attending an international school in Southeast Asia, American...

Let Freedom Ring

Let Freedom Ring

March 17, 2016

In the eyes of the Western observer, the “question of Tibet” yields a response that is as unambiguous as it is obvious: Tibet should not be a part of C...

New Year, New Play

New Year, New Play

March 16, 2016

The spring play, or the ‘May’ play, has been a long standing tradition at ISB. Typically, it is a time for shorter, less serious pieces of theater,...

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