Author: Noella Williams | Staff writer

Lifestyles Opinions

Retrofit Records swims against the tide

Tucked between Vanity Affair One Stop Glam Shop and 1 Touch Barbershop, Retrofit Records remains Tallahassee’s beloved record store that’s home to both classic and modern records. Sharod Bines, the sole owner of Retrofit Records, noted that Black musicians like Sun Ra, Nina Simone, Lee Morgan, Fela Kuti, Madlib, MF […]


Florida House proceeds with 15-week abortion ban

During Thursday’s meeting of the Florida House Health and Human Services Committee, pro-life protesters and advocates for reproductive freedom gathered at the Florida Capitol for the bill’s final hearing before it goes to the full chamber. Regardless of the pushback of HB 5, the 15-week abortion ban that has gained […]


FSU students hold protest for Aramark Starbucks employees

Behind the counters of Florida State University’s food services like Starbucks, Chick-fil-A and Steak ’n Shake, student workers are organizing to increase their wages and demand safer working conditions. On Jan. 19, Instagram account @fsuagainstaramark created their first post, detailing the history of worker exploitation, shameful food practices and prison […]


Opposition mounts as abortion bills move forward

Last September, Florida Republican Rep. Webster Barnaby filed HB 167, which is an abortion ban similar to Texas’ new abortion law. If Florida lawmakers agree to pass this bill, access to abortion throughout the state will drastically change as more states continue to chip away at Roe v. Wade. The […]