The Prowler

OPINION: Trains are cool

OPINION: Trains are cool

December 5, 2018

Here’s a hot take: expansion of public transportation in the Atlanta metro area is a necessity. I mean, who doesn’t love a good train? Now, I may be a severe urban planning nerd and as such predisposed to ...

OPINION: Facts are facts

OPINION: Facts are facts

November 6, 2018

Here’s a hot take: we need to start examining issues with a fine-toothed comb and putting genuine effort into finding the truth rather than using political discourse as another tool to make us feel su...

Problems vs. problems is a problem

Problems vs. problems is a problem

October 2, 2018

Here’s a hot take: your problems are not a competition. Problems and issues you have aren’t meant to be compared because that’s only a one way ticket to unhealthy mental habits. People a...

Exploiting minorities for college applications is just wrong

Exploiting minorities for college applications is just wrong

September 26, 2018

Here’s a hot take: even if you are genetically part of a minority, don't select you are that minority in college applications unless you actively practice those customs and that minority is part of yo...

That’s a wrap on bubble wrap

That’s a wrap on bubble wrap

September 9, 2018

So here’s a hot take: cutting up phone chargers with scissors is the most calming thing you could ever do with your life. We all know the long-standing, anxiety-easing, stress-decreasing, and sat...

Conversation around fashion still clothes-minded

Conversation around fashion still clothes-minded

April 26, 2018

Here’s a hot take: the future of fashion is genderless. You should be excited about that. Clothes are just one of the wild ways in which we add dynamism to our appearance, and probably the mechanism...

White feminism not as progressive as it appears

White feminism not as progressive as it appears

April 16, 2018

Here’s a hot take: mainstream white feminism disregards the complications faced by women belonging to marginalized groups. Since the emergence of feminist movements in the nineteenth century, coun...

Religion is not a monolith

Religion is not a monolith

February 10, 2018

Here’s a hot take: the sentiment “I’m against all religion indiscriminately” is not something radical or praiseworthy, and it alienates rather than paves the way for progress. Religion ...

Casual racism is still racism

Casual racism is still racism

January 28, 2018

Here’s a hot take: the people of Latin America must come together and, once and for all, recognize and work on ending the microaggressions and racism that pervade much of the community. One o...