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Umar Siddiqui

Hi, I am Umar Siddiqui. I am currently a student at the University of California, Riverside majoring in Media and Cultural Studies. My areas of interest in studies are mainly communications, journalism, media, and cultural/ social issues. My hobbies are anything Disney, music, creative writing, fashion, friends, social activism, etc. I am a very sociable person who is outgoing and opinionated; making my opinions known is important to me. I recently completed a fashion journalism short course online at the University of the Arts London's London College of Fashion. I am anticipating to graduate with my Bachelor's of Arts degree spring of 2017.

Speculation on American Horror Story Season 6, which Premieres Soon!

Speculation on American Horror Story Season 6, which Premieres Soon!

FX’s hit anthology horror series, “American Horror Story”, will be returning for another riveting sixth season in about a few weeks. Season 6 debuts on September 14, 2016 and as enjoyable as last season of the show was, (not to downplay the others), this one is anticipated very eagerly...

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New Music from Pop Singer Tove Lo

New Music from Pop Singer Tove Lo

Swedish alternative/ pop singer Tove Lo broke big not too long ago with her hit song, “Habits (Stay High)”, which reached up to the third spot on the Billboard Hot 100 and was followed by another loveable hit called “Talking Body.”...

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Colton Haynes Blamed for His Father’s Suicide Because He is Openly Gay

Colton Haynes Blamed for his Father's Suicide because he is Openly Gay

Bullying and atrocious offenses against the LGBT community are prevalent nowadays. In some parts of the word, that is, thinking globally, it is worse. That is right, some countries will punish—even kill—for being gay. Sometimes you may end up in a situation where people accuse you for shaming your family...

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Electronic Rock Band The Naked and Famous To Release New Album “Simple Forms”

You may remember the electrifying hit by electronic rock/ synthrock band The Naked and Famous a few years ago. The band has also been described as indie-electronic and post-punk revival. The song “Youngblood” was a hit on the radio, released from their first album “Passive Me, Aggressive You” around the middle of 2010...

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Honor Killings are Never Justifiable, Not Ever or Anywhere!

I have decided to shed some light on some insights about honor killings, amidst one that occurred in my parents’ home country, Pakistan, yesterday. An upcoming supermodel by the name of Qandeel Baloch was killed by her brother in Multan, Paksitan while her parents were in their bedroom, asleep. The …

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