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Women in Rap: Breaking Down Stereotypes

Women in Rap: Breaking Down Stereotypes

Hannah Fabing-Gonzalez, CavsTV Staff January 15, 2021

Given that the rap music industry was predominantly led and dominated by males, women found themselves being objectified and oversexualized in their lyrics/songs. Fortunately, this year, the emphasis and...

Women in Politics: Stacey Abrams

Women in Politics: Stacey Abrams

Lisbeth Arrieta, CavsTV Staff December 4, 2020

In today's day and age, it is inspiring to see women break down the pre-existing stereotypical barriers in the field of politics. Stacey Abrams is no exception to this as she has single-handedly led an...

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Powerful Women In American History

Marcela Rondon, highlights newsmagazine contributor December 1, 2020

The United States government has been notably patriarchal throughout history, often overshadowing the many accomplishments women have had in U.S. politics. However, they have played a very critical part...

Women's reproductive rights bear the brunt of a never-ending and highly politicized discussion. Pro-Choice and Pro-Life are the two main sides to this debate and struggle to find common ground.

Pro-Choice vs. Pro-Life: Bodily Autonomy up for Debate?

Abigail Felan, Staff Writer October 22, 2020

The topic of women’s reproductive rights has always been a hot topic for both left and right-leaning politicians. Although strange to some, the topic of women’s reproductive rights is subject to such...

Meghan Thee Stallion and Cardi B recently released WAP, immediately going under fire for the explicit lyrics.

Women in the Music Industry: Society’s Uncontrollable Bias

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer September 15, 2020

Over the years, the music industry has transformed to portray a very diverse group of artists and genres. The rap industry, in specific, has grown in popularity since the 1970s. Rap music has been an important...

Kamala spoke at the Democratic National Convention to accept her nomination.

Kamala Harris: Ready to Lead as the VP Nominee

Lucia Chico, Staff Writer September 5, 2020

For the third time in history, a female has been put on the ticket of a major political party in the United States for the vice presidency; for the first time in history, that woman is one of color. Kamala...

As the world celebrates Women's History Month, it is time to reflect on all the powerful, courageous and empowering women that have paved the way for social equality.

Women’s History Month: Feminist Icons Throughout History

Emma Garcia, Staff Writer March 9, 2020

Throughout history, many women have fought for equal rights and continue to do so to this day. A few of many things that these iconic women have fought for are the right to vote, their right to bodily...

The March sisters, Jo, Beth, Amy, and Meg looking out a window, alongside their Aunt played by Meryl Streep in one of the most iconic poses of the previous adaptations .

“Little Women” Leaving a Huge Impact

Stephanie Andrade , Staff Writer January 13, 2020

Release Date: Dec. 25, 2019 Director: Greta Gerwig Adapted From: Little Women Cast: Saoirse Ronan (Jo March), Emma Watson (Meg March), Florence Pugh (Amy March), Eliza Scanlen (Beth...

The year of the woman starts now

The year of the woman starts now

Women around the nation step up to positions of power after years of being dismissed.
Melanie Nunez, highlights contributor March 22, 2019

An unexpected rush of female dominance has swept across the nation, implementing itself in all fields - from politics to Hollywood to businesses. The common trend of 2018 was a record number of women holding...

Desiree Linden crosses the Boston Marathon finish line, becoming the first American female winner in 33 years.

A Run for History: Boston Marathon 2018

Ana Capiro, Spanish Editor April 19, 2018

The 122nd Boston Marathon proved to be a race led by strong female athletes. Five years after the tragic bombing, the city of Boston and runners everywhere have grown stronger and more fearless. Over 30,000...

Former Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach crowns Miss France, Iris Mittenaere, as the new Miss Universe.

France Conquers Miss Universe 2017

Kelsy Pacheco, Staff Writer February 7, 2017

Our rating: A+ Typically, beauty pageants like Miss Universe are frowned upon and viewed as 'unfeminist' as many think these women are objectified and only chosen for their beauty. But, Miss Universe...

The deodorant for women is $2 more expensive than the one for men, despite the fact  that the women's one is smaller.

The Pink Tax

Olivia Pelaez, Staff Writer January 24, 2016

Not many consumers realize or question why products marketed towards women are typically more expensive than those marketed for men. This phenomenon is known as the pink tax, and it may be defined...

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