The State Hornet

Respect must be earned

Denise Barajas

September 29, 2015

If you want respect, you have to do more than demand it.It may be 2015 but the sad truth is that despite the numerous strides women have made over the past century, society still has a lot of ground to cover. The fact that for every dollar a full-time worker (that is male) makes a woman only earns 78 cen...

New Latina group heals through discussion

Kevin Hendricks

October 1, 2014

For many students, finding a place to fit in on a college campus can be a struggle. Though finding one’s fit in any setting can be tough, there is one group on campus actively working towards making sure a certain sect of students feel welcomed.La Contra is a new student-led group on campus created as ...

More diversity needed in Disney

Elizabeth Ramirez

November 8, 2012

Disney princess checklist: Caucasian princess…check, a Native American princess…check and Latina princess….che… It was recently reported that Disney had created the first film to feature a Latina princess, “Sofia the First: Once upon a Princess,” but days later a co-executive producer fr...