Articles by: Abby Buchanan

Opinion: An argument for legalizing recreational marijuana

Opinion: An argument for legalizing recreational marijuana

February 4, 2019 at 12:50 pm 0 comments

Over time, states have slowly begun decriminalizing, and even legalizing the recreational use of marijuana. What once was met with scare tactics and propaganda (e.g., “Reefer Madness,” 1936) has increasingly been perceived as a drug comparable to alcohol. The National Institute on Drug Abuse suggests that marijuana is the mostRead More

DMACC instructor aims to curb exploitation, abuse with “Platinum House”

DMACC instructor aims to curb exploitation, abuse with “Platinum House”

February 1, 2019 at 11:56 am 0 comments

Women entering the adult film industry are often vulnerable to predatory behavior and abuse from people who are referred to as agents or managers. These supervisors not only find potential shoots for the women, but often search for new recruits to introduce into the industry.  According to the documentary “HotRead More