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Let’s Eat!

I have a thing for cute cafes. Before quarantine started, my weekly entertainment was to visit one of the cute cafes in Houston’s Chinatown and try out their desserts. Here are four places I found to be both Instagram picture-worthy as well as harboring a delicious taste that can satisfy any stomach. 1. Tom N Toms...

Is it just me or do holidays hit different when you’re younger? For the past few years, I’ve been noticing the lack of spirit I’ve had for the holidays, and that’s without the pandemic. If you find yourself struggling to find the Christmas spirit this year, and you’re looking for ways to brighten the mood, then...

If you’re interested in eating great cuisine while supporting local businesses, look no further than the Third Ward. With a collection of savory, sweet and vegan options — there’s something for everyone to dig in to without even leaving the neighborhood. Here’s some of the best restaurants the Third Ward has to...

The coronavirus made global headlines in early 2020, and has since spread to many countries. Along with its medical concerns, the coronavirus spreads an increase of xenophobia and prejudice towards Asians everywhere.  Since the coronavirus broke out of China, Asians from every corner of the globe started to share...

I was lucky to be away from the devastation and persecution that followed the US invasion of Iraq in 2003. From the corruption that rotted the government and private institutions, to the death of thousands based on their name, Iraq has always been in the news since the 1980’s. However, it’s presence in the media is...

Iraq is currently undergoing the largest revolution it has seen since the 2003 US invasion. Since the beginning of October, millions of Iraqis have marched through the streets of Baghdad demanding for the removal of all corrupt officials from office. The Iraqi Arabic term for this is “Shal’i Kali’, Kulhum Harameya”,...

October is LGBTQ History Month. While pride month is a celebration of being queer today, history month is a celebration of past achievements by the LGBTQ movement. However, many of us were not taught LGBTQ history in school, so it’s hard to know what to even celebrate. Here are some documentaries that can educate you...

The rise of the military in China: what’s next for the United States The rise of China causes an impact that many analyze as a discombobulating issue for the United States and its allies. For this past century, the United States has arguably been considered the world superpower and the maintainer of international...

If you’re like me, you’ve heard all the hype surrounding the new Popeye’s chicken sandwich. If you’re also like me, then you haven’t had the chance to try it yet. As a person who pretty much only eats chicken sandwiches when they go out to eat, I might just be the most qualified person to judge where to get the best...

Beginning on September 1, hundreds of new laws went into effect in Texas. Amongst these new regulations are a few that stand above the rest in terms of their impact on college students. Depending on your views, you will either love or hate these regulations. Young people are more affected by politics than some may...