Bye, Black Friday!

By Presley Church After 8 months of distancing, it’s difficult to envision crowded lines snaking through linoleum floors littered with “SALE” signs, dotted with panting, turkey-stuffed, discount-crazed shoppers. Late-fall in covid-riddled, economically-ailing America is quite possibly the worst time for a holiday dedicated to mass consumption. The problems with Black Friday, however, are not specific to this pandemic year. The environmental repercussions from the overproduction and over-consumption across many industries are reason alone to boycott Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The fast fashion industry in particular must be repudiated for the sake of our planet and humanity. Does that sound…

The Inauguration: Visual Messaging

The symbols, designers, and genius at the 2021 Biden-Harris Inauguration.