Cinemapolis: controversial films

Check out the newest upcoming releases in theaters this week and a few film recommendations caught full of controversy.

The unfortunate repercussions of public shaming

Photo shows a class demonstration of public shaming, while the teacher and the class jokingly tease one student he pretends to cry
Sometimes when we chastise or ridicule people for an opinion we disagree with, we can unintentionally damage them.

Weekly picks: Lupe Fiasco concert, world art day, throwback thursday and...

Man walks past building covered in a rainbow mural that says, "share" and features an abstract design
Looking for something to do this week? Los Angeles offers various budget friendly events.

Bisexual discrimination leads to lack of visibility for the community

Illustration shows people standing in front of the bisexual pride flag which is pink, purple, and blue
Professionals weigh in on bisexuals being misrepresented due to misconceptions and stereotypes.

Sunless tanning to avoid cancer

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Skin cancer is on the rise in America, but there are healthy ways to obtain a tan.

Hollywood remakes and reboots: financial gains

the El Capitain theater appears to be booked to capacity for the premiere of Beauty and the Beast
Movies that were popular in the past are easy financial wins for the future.

Culture a la Aztlán: The unique sound of Mexican Dubwiser

Marcelo Tijerina and Ulises Lozano pictured posing for their album cover
Creator of the Dubwiser project, Marcelo Tijerina, describes his genre as 'Music without Borders'.

Paleontologist emphasizes the importance of nature in our world today

doctor sampson pictured while giving a lecture
Scott Sampson emphasized the importance in his book "How to Raise a Wild Child."

Weekly picks: Carnaval, Harry Potter roller skating night, Sci-Fi screenings

Persian dancers perform at csun
Other picks include an art exhibit, food trucks and a sports competition.

Thomas DaVinci brings Chicago talent to Los Angeles

Thomas DaVinci pictured perusing the records in a record store
Thomas Gentry shares knowledge about the music industry.

CSUN Vietnamese Student Association holds 4th annual Vietnamese Culture Night

8 students perform a dance together
Hundreds of people showed to support the 4th annual VSA culture night which featured the play "Lullaby" written and directed by CSUN VSA.

#Blackwomenatwork: Bill O’ Reilly vs. Maxine Waters

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Maxine Waters & Bill O' Reilly dispute sets new hashtag and public shaming repercussions