Johanna Leo

Opinions Writer

Bio

My name is Johanna Leo and I was born and raised in Mexico City. I just moved to Hawai'i a year ago for college, so I’m currently a sophomore at UH Manoa. I am an English and Political Science major, minoring in Psychology.

You might have seen a lot of advertisements for buying local and signs or posters encouraging you to do so, but have you ever wondered why? Bu…

We hear how we should try to be positive, even in the most terrible situations. Still, we might not particularly know why it is worth the effo…

“Why are women so obsessed with losing weight?” 

When I tell people I moved to Hawai‘i after living in Mexico City my entire life, I am met with a number of questions. Some of these are reaso…

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We are constantly bombarded by the media telling us what we should or should not be doing in every aspect of our lives: to help the environmen…

Where do our passions and professions collide? Is it possible to keep them completely separate, or are they always somehow rubbing against eac…

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