The Oracle

Casual Use Of Slurs Normalizes Thoughtless, Offensive Profanity


March 30, 2018

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Written by Noa Rapoport It is undeniable that people of the 21st century still use slurs that degrade and put down others. A slur is an insinuation or allegation about someone that is likely to insult them in some way. Words...

Cultural Barriers Created by Differences Prevalent, Harmful

Quinn Arbolante

March 30, 2018

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By Quinn Arbolante For the past couple years, East Asian culture has swarmed the Western hemisphere. Korean pop (K-pop) concerts and festivals in U.S. cities have sold out, anime is experiencing huge growth and Korean dram...

Staffer learns to embrace interest in foreign culture


March 30, 2018

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Written by Collin Jaeger My relationship with Asian culture began about four years ago when I heard Japanese metal music for the first time. To my musically-surfeited ears, Japanese metal was a fresh gift of chaos and wonde...

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