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Bad Bunny is creating leaps of progression in a machismo run field

Bad Bunny for Paper magazine via Bad Bunny's Instagram, @badbunnypr. Photographed by Robert John Kley.

Leticia Samame, Reporter

June 3, 2020

Bad Bunny's catchy Grammy award-winning music is not all there is to him, he’s also been using his ever-growing platform to advocate for women's rights and LGBTQIA+ communities. Benito Antonio Martinez Ocasio, 26, or better known to the world as ‘Bad Bunny’, is truly an innovator in the Latinx...

Between snacks, consider video games to pass the time in quarantine

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Keegan West, Reporter

May 3, 2020

Alas, the quest to fill the time between frequent trips to the refrigerator is over. Clean the Cheeto dust off those fingers, get comfy and grab a controller, because video games offer an exciting platform that allows us to connect with our friends and put the anxieties of quarantine life on pause. According to the CDC, “Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming ...

Utilizing Minecraft as a universal loophole for information

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Lauren Locquiao, Staff Reporter

March 30, 2020

Minecraft has been a household game for quite sometime now. It was introduced in 2009 and wasn’t really thought of anything special. It may seem like a mindless game just for fun, but users have the power and are just limited by their minds to create. One of these creations is the map The Uncensored...

Knowing your audience is key 

Source: LinkedIn.com

Joaquin De La Torre, Staff Reporter

March 29, 2020

Some might argue that Linkedin's current attempt to pander to a younger generation of users by adding a stories feature to their platform is kind of pointless and ridiculous, however, I think it is actually a fairly good idea. Originally, the main purpose of Linkedin was so that professionals could...

Features of Influencing

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Taylor Park, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2020

In our society social media is becoming increasingly more essential to everyone’s lives whether it be through Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, LinkedIn and even Snapchat. With social media slowly becoming more essential to life, the influencer jobs are going to continue to grow and reach more...

Don’t surrender to fake news

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Thomas Anthony, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2020

Fake news presents one of the most immediate and pervasive threats to the health of American democracy and discourse. To prevent the further degradation of our civil society, we must act with urgency and purpose to stop the viral spread of disinformation and outright lies. In December 2016, a man w...

Music App of the year – Youtube Music

Source: Google Play Store

Rodrigo Gutierrez, Staff Reporter

March 19, 2020

Youtube Music is the superior music platform out now. If you put in the decent amount of research you’ll find that Apple, Spotify, Tidal, Soundcloud, and iHeartRadio are pretty much the same app. They all cost the same, their displays are identical, they have similar deals and prices, they boast...

Take home or in-class final, that is the question

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Ruby Veloz, Staff Reporter

March 16, 2020

If you’ve been at De Anza long enough, chances are you’ve sat in a class while a professor asked who’d like to have a take-home final instead of an in-person one, and I’ll be the first to admit I’m that person putting both of their hands in the air. De Anza students these days are under...

The charm of journalism

The charm of journalism

Taylor Park, Staff Reporter

March 16, 2020

Journalism has an integral part in today’s society especially through the development of social media in the past years. We rely on the news to educate us about what is happening in the world. Journalism brings us stories from our own community to all around the world whether it be about politics,...

Is it helpful that Instagram flagging photoshopped pictures?

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Travis Wynn, Staff Reporter

February 4, 2020

First Amendment Applies To All. The First Amendment protects free speech. Free speech applies to all people. Free speech also applies to expression. People express themselves in many different ways, and Instagram gives people the platform to do so. Instagram recently removed likes from its app....