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OPINION: Celebrities should use awards shows to speak out on important issues

OPINION: Celebrities should use awards shows to speak out on important issues

Emma Oxnevad, Opinions & Social Media Editor

January 12, 2020

Of all the shows that make up awards season, the Golden Globes is usually one I feel safe skipping. In terms of award shows dedicated to film and television, I usually prefer the Academy Awards and the Emmys, and the Globes feel fluffy in comparison. Suffice to say that I didn’t watch this year’s ceremony. How...

Golden Globes disappoints, still shocks

Golden Globes disappoints, still shocks

Michael Brzezinski, Staff Writer

January 14, 2019

We are now in that time of the year that I love and hate the most. It is time for Awards Season. A time where we sit around and watch as everyone pits their films against each other in the spirit of trying to score some golden statues. Everyone knows that it isn’t awards season until all of our fa...

James Franco’s “snub” can create a wave of change in Hollywood

James won the Best Actor in a Comedy or Musical at this year's Golden Globes but was

Mackenzie Murtaugh, Opinions Editor

January 29, 2018

The Motion Picture Academy announced the 90th Oscar nominations on Jan. 23 to much anticipated debate. This year’s award season is particularly fiery due to the upheaval of a number of Hollywood abusers, beginning with the New York Times and New Yorker’s expose on the sexual misconduct allegations o...

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Brenden Welper, Contributing Writer

January 16, 2018

Silence is a lot of things.  But in the case of last Sunday’s Golden Globe Awards, silence was anything but golden. For the men of Hollywood, it was their first chance to denounce a dark secret that had finally been unearthed.  Harvey Weinstein, Russell Simmons, Louis C.K. and so many others had used the...

Recap: 75th Golden Globes

Isabella Brock, Contributing Writer

January 16, 2018

The Golden Globes took place over the past weekend, and this year brought heavy competition and many memorable moments as Hollywood celebrated another year of great entertainment and incredible social movements that have changed the industry. Stars saluted women in film by wearing black and discussin...

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