El Estoque

It’s OK to not be OK

Illustration | Irene Tang
A personal struggle with the effects of toxic positivity
September 19, 2020
A personal struggle with the effects of toxic positivity

Positivity Podcast Ep. 2: PG&E Shutdown

Positivity Podcast Ep. 2: PG&E Shutdown
Exploring the positives of the recent scheduled PG&E shutdown
October 16, 2019

October 9th 2019 was scheduled to be the first day of the PG&E power outage affecting over 500,000 California residents. There were a lot of people angry and disheartened at this news, and rightfully...

Positivity Podcast Ep. 1: Democratic debates

Graphic | Oishee Misra
Exploring the positives in the democratic debates
September 22, 2019

t’s easy to resign to dismay while attempting to stay informed about the latest news around the globe. That’s why opinion editors Lakshanyaa Ganesh and Oishee Misra discuss the silver linings that...

Silver linings of the Notre Dame fire

Silver linings of the Notre Dame fire
Combatting our society’s aversion of silver linings
May 24, 2019
Combatting our society’s aversion of silver linings

Authentic Appreciation

Authentic Appreciation
We should give more genuine compliments
April 10, 2019

Your hair looks great. You’re so nice. Your dress is pretty. You’re amazing at basketball. Your shoes are dope. You’re so funny. There are an infinite number of compliments we can give — an...

Putting positivity into practice

Putting positivity into practice
Exploring how people incorporate positivity in their daily life
October 25, 2018
Exploring how people incorporate positivity in their daily life
Load more stories