The Lakeland Mirror

Minority Report: Watered Down

Minority Report: Watered Down

Benjamin Wilks, Sports Editor

April 7, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinions, Top Stories

I accept that men and women are equals. I understand and respect the hard work and dedication that the strong women in our history have put forth to fight for equality. I compare it to a straight shot of 1800 Silver Tequila: strong and able to knock you on your ass if you’re not careful. Compa...

Minority Perspective: Tiger stripes

Minority Perspective: Tiger stripes

Benjamin Wilks, Staff reporter

October 5, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinions

My blackness is something I take pride in; something I take joy in. I wake up every morning and smile in the mirror, looking at my appearance, picking out my afro and feeling confident about myself. But there was a time when I didn’t think or do any of that. I would look at myself in the mirror...

Official Lakeland University Student Online Newspaper.
Minority Perspective