Author: Mariah Trujillo

Posted on: April 28, 2022 Posted by: Mariah Trujillo Comments: 0

Anyone can fall victim to domestic violence, Depp trial shows

By Mariah Trujillo, Editor-in-Chief By now, most of us know about the defamation case filed by actor Johnny Depp against his former partner, Amber Heard, over an op-ed Heard wrote claiming to be a survivor of domestic abuse. The trial has become a spectacle of “he said, she said,” with both parties saying the other is the true abuser. “It sounds like they were in a very toxic relationship and…

Posted on: March 13, 2022 Posted by: Mariah Trujillo Comments: 0

Review: ‘The Batman’ stuns with a novel perspective on an old tale

The creak of a leather boot, the fear of what’s in the shadows, and a slight clink of metal breaking apart the deadly silence are all ever so present in “The Batman,” leaving an eerie feeling and anxiousness that will last throughout the entire film. “The Batman,” directed by Matt Reeves, stars Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne, commonly known as Batman. Zoë Kravitz takes on the role of Selena Kyle,…

Posted on: March 11, 2022 Posted by: Mariah Trujillo Comments: 0

A timeline of Kanye’s troubles as family falls apart

By Mariah Trujillo, Editor-in-Chief Kanye West, an icon and musical legend, has always been controversial, but in recent months, the backlash over his words and actions has increased. Since his divorce from Kim Kardashian, reality TV star and entrepreneur, some say West has “spiraled.” The timeline below documents what some would consider his emotional rollercoaster. May 4, 2014: West and Kardashian wed in Florence, Italy. July 4, 2020: West takes…

Posted on: February 25, 2022 Posted by: Mariah Trujillo Comments: 0

War in Ukraine echoes through Moraine

By Mariah Trujillo, Editor-in-Chief Imagine the fear of unknowing, the anger of war, and the pride in fighting when chances are slim. All of these emotions have raced through the mind of Paul Terlecki, a freshman at Moraine Valley and a Ukrainian citizen at the time of war. “I have the majority of my family in Poland and Ukraine–Poland from my dad’s side and Ukrainian from my mom. The recent…