The Oakland Post

Cultivating culture: from ‘snowflake’ to ‘yeet’

Emily Morris, Managing Editor

October 14, 2020

Budding colloquial phrases “low key” sprout “out of thin air” in every generation. Potentially elusive and non literal phrases aren’t just a confusing communication gap between generations, colloquialisms and their roots ...

Social distant birds and the bees

Emily Morris, Managing Editor

October 14, 2020

Navigating socialization, dating sites and sex is hardly ever as simple and swift as the stereotypical two-hour rom-com, and now social distancing adds yet another element.  Sex setback  Many couples have gotten past the...

Music venues still struggling with no help

Autumn Page, Staff Reporter

October 11, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many music venue halls and companies financial struggle, and they still have no aid from the state or federal government.  Carey Denha, the owner of The Magic Bag and CEO of Tangerine Moon Production...

All ages cartoons bring new perspective to LGBTQIA+ representation

Lauren Karmo, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2020

In Western media, some of the best LGBTQIA+ representation comes from all ages cartoons. Shows like “Steven Universe” and “The Legend of Korra” were able to pave the way for representation even before same-sex marriage w...

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