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Visiting speakers series humanizes hardships of immigrants

Visiting speakers series humanizes hardships of immigrants

Sara Sanderford, Staff Reporter

November 27, 2018


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

Survivors of oppression shared their stories with De Anza College students and faculty at the ‘Moving Stories’ event on Nov.13 as a part of DASB ‘Visiting Speakers’ series. Deborah Garinkle, part-time english instructor, sponsored the panel in hopes that it would humanize stories. “I care about the complexity of bringing people together,” Garf...

“Boy Erased” offers an insider’s perspective of being gay in the United States

“Boy Erased” offers an insider’s perspective of being gay in the United States

Tommy Pham, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2018


Filed under Features, Impulse, Reviews

“Boy Erased,” released on Nov. 2, is a film that sheds light on an insider’s perspective on how gay conversion therapy camps work and spotlights hardships the LGBTQ community face everyday. Based on author Garrard Conley’s 2016 memoir with the same title, the film follows Jared Eamons, played...

Apple CEO’s coming out a big step forward

Pati Shojaee

November 14, 2014


Filed under Opinions

At the end of October, Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook publicly came out of the closet as a gay man. Cook wrote in Businessweek, “Throughout my professional life, I’ve tried to maintain a basic level of privacy. I come from humble roots, and I don’t seek to draw attention to myself.I’m proud to be...