The Purple Tide

The downward spiral of music

Shivani Sethu, Staff Writer

March 11, 2020

The deterioration of pop music has been in effect for almost a decade, with no apparent end in sight. This isn’t to say that all modern music is bad, just that the majority of songs have become widely commercialized with lit...

Pro: The death penalty is necessary for justice

Shivani Sethu, Staff Writer

February 6, 2020

Homicide. Felony murder. Manslaughter. All of these vile and heinous crimes are punishable by death in the U.S. Many people think of the death penalty as an equally horrific and wrong measure to take against the criminals wh...

The glass ceiling continues to limit women

Sarah Raza, Editor-in-Chief

January 9, 2020

A woman is appointed CEO of a well-known company, and from the outside, it appears she is making great strides in her career. Later, the company becomes a bankrupt failure, and everyone blames the woman, using rhetoric implying ...