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Just because you watch ‘Queer Eye’ doesn’t mean you’re not homophobic

Just because you watch ‘Queer Eye’ doesn’t mean you’re not homophobic

Shahamat Uddin, Intersections Editor

September 18, 2019

The moment I first saw Tan France on Netflix’s promotion for the reality show “Queer Eye” was the first moment I ever saw myself represented on television. Brown gay Muslim men seemed like an endangered species – we all knew that some of them existed, but few of us were ever lucky enough t...

Slang 101: An intersectional guide to contemporary slang

Slang 101: An intersectional guide to contemporary slang

Jessica Galloway, Intersections Associate Editor

October 7, 2017

Every year, dictionaries add new slang words to their catalogues. Slang permeates our everyday lives so deeply that we sometimes don't even realize when we are using it. Tracing the origins of these popular slang words, now largely overused by white millennials, reveals that most of them have their or...

Look what Taylor Swift did to herself

Look what Taylor Swift did to herself

Jessica Galloway, Staff Writer

September 7, 2017

Taylor Swift is doing the most again, and if she wasn't so irritating, it would almost be funny to watch. According to her new single, Look What You Made Me Do, Swift has been reborn – a whole new person. The symbolism of the lineup of her "past selves" in the final scene of the video is solidified by t...