El Estoque

Temptation: As we grow up

Temptation: As we grow up

Helen Chao

February 8, 2019


Filed under FEATURES, From the magazine

We’ve all reached for the red apple. The serpent slumbers, coiled in the shadowy recesses of consciousness. For every tentative step we take towards the apple, he slithers forward, ravenous and ready to prey on conscience in glaring daylight. The serpent hisses. Conscience falters, temptation strikes ...

Advisory: Adult Content

Advisory: Adult Content

Jai Uparkar

February 6, 2019


Filed under FEATURES

I shouldn’t have seen this. This was all an anonymous MVHS student, who will be referred to as Todd in order to protect his identity, could think when he accidentally landed on the infamous website Pornhub. He found the images on the screen to be vulgar, obscene and uncomfortable. However, that d...

PORN: Behind and beyond the computer screen

PORN: Behind and beyond the computer screen

Sebastian Zhang

May 8, 2016


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment featured

On Apr. 19, Utah Gov. Gary Herbert explained at a press conference his plans to sign a resolution that would declare porn a public health crisis. He said that porn had numerous harmful effects, such as objectifying women and encouraging sexual violence. Some, like the Utah Coalition Against Pornography, ...