Yesterday Virginia became the first southern state to ban “gay and trans panic” as a defense for murder or manslaughter. The LGBTQ+ panic defense scheme is a “legal” strategy that asks a jury to find that a victim’s sexual orientation or gender identity is to blame for the defendant’s vicious reaction, including murder. This defense […]

Although it was first announced that Virginia would legalize marijuana beginning January 1. 2024, it has been acknowledged that this would be a drawn-out process, furthering racial discrepancies by associating legalization with when commercial businesses are set to open. Democratic executives in the Virginia House of Delegates are now pushing for marijuana legalization on July […]

Chilean pop star, Javiera Mena has just released new single, ‘Dos’. The song follows a young woman who is in the middle of a turbulent love triangle. Brought together by piano chords, drum kicks, and various orchestral strings, Mena successfully contrasts dramaticism with minimalism. Mena’s forthcoming EP is anticipated to release sometime before summer arrives.

Charles and Ray Eames were well-established 20th-century designers. Their home/studio paved the way for modern design and architecture. Since their passing, their home has been turned into a museum, fit for inspiration and invention. Head of Reebok collaborations, Leo Gamboa, has announced a collaboration between the two brands, leaving much to imagination offering little foresight. […]