Cailan Ferguson is a California native and a senior at Novato High School. He is currently in the Cinematic Arts department of the Marin School of the Arts, though he has been part of theater, choir and dance in previous years. Ferguson mainly enjoys writing about fashion and music, some of his favorite artists being Kevin Abstract, Young Thug, Lil Uzi Vert, Charli XCX & Yung Lean. In his free time, he enjoys fashion and streetwear culture, from the likes of individuals such as Junya Watanabe, Raf Simons, Ecco2k and Sk8thing. He plans to attend a university to major in communications or journalism, and hopes to work in PR for a fashion publication in a city such as New York City or San Francisco.
Abuse in the Hip Hop Community
By Cailan Ferguson
“I ain’t allowed around kids,” muttered up-and-coming rapper Daniel Hernandez, more commonly known as 6ix9ine, with a smirk, on a candid video after pleading guilty to use of a child in a sexual performance. However, with this information commonly known to the public throughout the rise of his career, his popularity has continued to grow exponentially in the music scene, attracting a predominantly younger audience.