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For Women, Trusting the Men in Their Lives is a Matter of Safety

The opinions expressed in this article do not represent the opinions of the Excelsior. By Melissa Conneuil Published: March 26, 2015 In relationships—platonic, romantic, or familial—trust is framed as a matter of loyalty. People trust that their friends will not share their secrets, people trust that their partners will not cheat …

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“American Sniper”: Shooting More Than Just People

Some critics have blasted "American Sniper" for promoting xenophobia in the United States. PHOTO/ BagoGame via Flickr

The opinions expressed in this article do not represent the opinions of the Excelsior. By Sheilagh Lichtenfels Published: March 4, 2015 While hosting Sunday’s Oscars, Neil Patrick Harris joked that the film “American Sniper” had grossed more than the other eight movies nominated for Best Picture combined. Jokes aside, American Sniper …

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