Tag: monique john

Forever a Visitor, Never a Resident

When I think about the future I sometimes see myself in a classroom—only this time I’m standing in front of school desks, not sitting in one.

Rainbow Alliance Holds its First “Queer Prom”

On Dec. 4, FCLC's Rainbow Alliance held its first "Queer Prom" after the word "queer" is approved for social programming.

Mo’ Problems Season Finale, Episode 7: She Said, She Said

Disturbed by an off-color remark from a classmate, Mo' talks racism at Fordham.

Mo’ Problems, Episode 6: Ms. Fat Booty

Taken aback after hearing a compliment from a close male friend, Mo' finds a new appreciation for her global assets.

Police Misconduct Needs More Attention

I urge my fellow citizens and our country’s law enforcement institutions to pay closer heed to these stories and to enact more severe punishments for police officers’ wrong actions that match the damage they have done.

Rape, Fraud and the Welfare System

Recently revoked Pennsylvania bill reflects stereotypes of welfare recipients.

VIDEO: Mo’ Problems, Episode 4: Stupid Mo’

In the fourth installment of "Mo' Problems," Opinions Editor Monique John shows the older folks that the younger generation isn't that lost after all.

Out of the Spotlight and Into the Voting Booth

By MONIQUE JOHN Opinions Editor Published: October 24, 2012After a frustrating debate season, I found the fourth and final presidential debate on Oct. 22 to be...

VIDEO: Mo’ Problems: Episode 3, Food Hangups

Think you have food issues? In the third episode of OBS TV's series, Mo' Problems, Opinions Editor Monique John talks about her unusual and frustrating food cravings due to stress and a million other things at once.

VIDEO: Mo’ Problems: Episode 2, Lost in Textsation

In her second installment of Mo' Problems, Opinions Editor Monique John tackles miscommunication by way of text messaging between young couples and the way to deal with it.