The Orion

‘The Circle’ heads for downward spiral

‘The Circle’ heads for downward spiral

Julia Maldonado

May 9, 2017

“Knowing is good. Knowing everything is better” is the name of "The Circle" game. However, I could have lived my whole life without knowing what a boring and predictable film this was by some incredible actors. This two-hour film is based on Dave Egger’s novel of the same name and like the sad son of George Orwell’s ...

Feminism is my favorite F word

Photo credit: Madison Holmes

Emma Vidak-Benjamin

March 22, 2016

Feminism: “the theory of the political, economic, and social equality of the sexes.” A large majority of the college-aged population is not able to understand this simple definition of the term. Instead, people almost run away from it, giving the word and the movement itself a negative connot...

Women’s rights shouldn’t hinge on relationships

Illustration by Zachary Phillips

Alyssa Dunning

September 27, 2014

Emma Watson's speech to the United Nations about the HeForShe Campaign was beautiful. She invited men to become feminists and made great points about how feminism is for gender equality, women's and men's issues. When she calls for men to join the action, however, she mentions that their mothe...

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