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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Feminist perspective

So much to celebrate: Women’s History Month, International Women’s Day

Haley Hintz March 7, 2019

 Situated perfectly in the middle of Women’s History Month, International Women’s Day– my favorite day of the year– is a way to recognize social, economic, cultural and political achievements...

An Aerie ad with Paige Isaac as the model was displayed on a billboard in Times Square in New York City, New York. Photo provided by Paige Isaac | Aerie

UK student works with body-positive movement as Aerie model

Allie King December 3, 2018

Paige Isaac, a UK junior, lives a double-life, working as a student studying marketing and digital media and design and as an Aerie Real model and NEDA spokesperson.“I have been following [Aerie] for...

Kernel Opinion SIG

The women’s suffrage movement taught us nothing

August 27, 2018

Exactly 101 years ago on August 28, 1917, 10 women suffragists were arrested for picketing outside the White House. Their crime? Supporting the “Anthony” amendment, which, if adopted by Congress, would...

The new NFL rule is an affront to democracy

Sarah Ladd May 28, 2018

My social media newsfeeds are full of praises of the NFL for their recent announcement that players will now be required to stand or stay in the locker room during the National Anthem.  ESPN announced...

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