Voltron and Self-Sacrifice

   This year, Voltron: Legendary Defender released a second season with much fanfare. The general consensus, I’ve seen, is that it seems to be neither overwhelmingly good nor bad. It’s a fun time with several quirks. Yet as I watched, I started to notice a disturbing trend that manifested itself most clearly in this show: … Continue reading Voltron and Self-Sacrifice

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13 Reasons Why- How Not to Do Suicide Awareness

     Since when has trauma and self-harm been a popular and fun thing to think about? Since the recent explosion in popularity of 13 Reasons Why, a Netflix adaptation of the book by Jay Asher, it seems to be a new, unfortunate trend to treat suicide like some hypothetical tragedy that produces martyrs through … Continue reading 13 Reasons Why- How Not to Do Suicide Awareness