For the Hispanic and Latinx students of Tucson, AZ, knowledge of their heritage and awareness of existing systems of racial oppression is a means to confidence and self-empowerment.
The events in Charlottesville have awoken many to the existence of white supremacy and nationalism in the United States, but have resulted in a heartbroken, and unsurprised, sigh for countless others.
The threat of capture and torture, an anti-LGBTQ+ government, and the continued encouragement of honor killings by family members creates a horrifying and hostile environment for the queer men of Chechnya. “Either you do it, or we will.”
Ivanka Trump may be beautiful and brilliant, but she has everything to gain from being silent on rights she claims to defend.
Trump’s minimalist approach to Syria and its refugees is hypocritical and puts lives at risk.
Betsy DeVos is operating on an uninformed platform of privilege, and for a student such as myself, someone who attended a public high school consisting of minorities and those of low-socioeconomic status, that makes her terrifying.
It has been more than 1,000 days since the residents of Flint, Michigan have had a fully clean source of water. But, by all means, let’s build a multibillion-dollar wall.
“You should wear a skirt. Most people prefer girls in skirts.”
The American Indian woman herself was hurting because of the injustices currently taking place, but she did not forget that she was not alone in her pain.