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SHIAVON’S JAWN: I’m a reluctant feminist — here’s why

SHIAVON’S JAWN: I’m a reluctant feminist — here’s why

Shiavon Chatman, Opinion Editor

January 23, 2020

This year marks the 100th anniversary of when women got the right to vote.  Women’s Suffrage sought to reform federal laws that excluded women from exercising their right to vote.  This was a huge step in feminism. White feminism that is.  Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton were...

SHIAVON’S JAWN: 5 lessons my mother taught me

SHIAVON’S JAWN: 5 lessons my mother taught me

Shiavon Chatman, Opinion Editor

December 2, 2019

A jawn. Pronounced jôn. Noun. A person, place, thing, or event that doesn’t need a specific name. An indescribable, but memorable entity. I’m Shiavon and this is Shiavon’s Jawn. (If these two words don’t rhyme, then you’re saying my name wrong.) My mom. My mommy. Ma dukes. My friend. ...

SHIAVON’S JAWN: Nicki Minaj is the true artist of the decade

SHIAVON’S JAWN: Nicki Minaj is the true artist of the decade

Shiavon Chatman, Opinion Editor

November 18, 2019

A jawn. Pronounced jôn. Noun. A person, place, thing, or event that doesn’t need a specific name. An indescribable, but memorable entity. I’m Shiavon and this is Shiavon’s Jawn. (If these two words don’t rhyme, then you’re saying my name wrong.) I’ve seen a lot of people discussing t...

SHIAVON’S JAWN: Break up with your boyfriend because you’re sad

SHIAVON’S JAWN: Break up with your boyfriend because you’re sad

Shiavon Chatman, Opinion Editor

November 7, 2019

A jawn. Pronounced jôn. Noun. A person, place, thing, or event that doesn’t need a specific name. An indescribable, but memorable entity. I’m Shiavon and this is Shiavon’s Jawn. (If these two words don’t rhyme, then you’re saying my name wrong.) I was recently listening to my aunt’s ...

SHIAVON’S JAWN: No, I haven’t listened to the new Kanye

SHIAVON’S JAWN: No, I haven’t listened to the new Kanye

Shiavon Chatman, Opinion Editor

October 28, 2019

A jawn. Pronounced jôn. Noun. A person, place, thing, or event that doesn’t need a specific name. An indescribable, but memorable entity. I’m Shiavon and this is Shiavon’s Jawn. (If these two words don’t rhyme, then you’re saying my name wrong.) Kanye West is a sellout to his people an...

SHIAVON’S JAWN: No Gina, you may not say the n-word

SHIAVON’S JAWN: No Gina, you may not say the n-word

Shiavon Chatman, Opinion Editor

October 21, 2019

A jawn. Pronounced jôn. Noun. A person, place, thing, or event that doesn’t need a specific name. An indescribable, but memorable entity. I’m Shiavon and this is Shiavon’s Jawn. (If these two words don’t rhyme, then you’re saying my name wrong.) Contains spoilers for “Avengers: Endga...

SHIAVONS JAWN: Don’t let a man without a passport say you’ve never been anywhere

SHIAVONS JAWN: Don’t let a man without a passport say you’ve never been anywhere

Shiavon Chatman, Opinion editor

October 14, 2019

A jawn. Pronounced jôn. Noun. A person, place, thing, or event that doesn’t need a specific name. An indescribable, but memorable entity. I’m Shiavon and this is Shiavon’s Jawn. (If these two words don’t rhyme, then you’re saying my name wrong.) I’ve watched a lot of “Sex and the C...

SHIAVON’S JAWN PODCAST: Live from the newsroom

SHIAVON’S JAWN PODCAST: Live from the newsroom

Shiavon Chatman and Will Coburn

October 10, 2019

Last week, Tyler Perry opened his first studio in downtown Atlanta, making him the first Black person to fully own a film studio, but is this the best thing he could be doing in his community?  Shiavon and Adria Watson had an impromptu podcast live from the State Hornet newsroom where they talke...

SHIAVON’S JAWN: I was raised by a village that didn’t talk about feelings

SHIAVON’S JAWN: I was raised by a village that didn’t talk about feelings

Shiavon Chatman

October 4, 2019

A jawn. Pronounced jôn. Noun. A person, place, thing, or event that doesn’t need a specific name. An indescribable, but memorable entity. I’m Shiavon and this is Shiavon’s Jawn. (If these two words don’t rhyme, then you’re saying my name wrong.) I was born on a Sunday morning in 1995 i...

SHIAVON’S JAWN: The greatest genre on Earth — hip-hop

SHIAVON’S JAWN: The greatest genre on Earth — hip-hop

Shiavon Chatman, Opinion Editor

September 30, 2019

A jawn. Pronounced jôn. Noun. A person, place, thing, or event that doesn’t need a specific name. An indescribable, but memorable entity. I’m Shiavon and this is Shiavon’s Jawn. (If these two words don’t rhyme, then you’re saying my name wrong.) Hip-hop is the greatest genre to ever fl...

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