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.
Huckabee Sanders, a competent and experienced professional, has buckled under the pressure of her new position.
The vivacious spirit Marcha Verde continues to demonstrate is reassuring that corruption in the Dominican Republic will not remain unchallenged.
Funding the Rising Costs of Higher Education: Comparisons Between the Illinoisan and Californian Systems
Seemingly both the routes of dependence on state-appropriated funds or on out-of-state tuition to fund the growing cost of education are erroneous. On one hand, universities lie more vulnerable to dips in economic activity and budgetary spending; on the other, in-state students feel unwelcome at colleges that pledge to serve them first. Further, both of these means of grant procurement widen the racial and socioeconomic divide that access to higher education ideally aims to bridge.
The threat of death and increased government vigilance have triggered fear and self-censorship, discouraging journalists from speaking out against corruption. The recent murder of a journalist is a disturbing reminder of the risks faced by those who dare to report misconduct. As trepidation accompanies journalists in Mexico, an important pillar of democracy further disintegrates.
Despite the fact that Myanmar, a state in Southeast Asia, is led by a Nobel Peace Prize winner, it remains the site of an ongoing genocide against the Rohingya people.
Given the current political spotlight which continues to draw attention to election fraud via the Russia probe, it is essential that we lend equal attention to voter manipulation from within the U.S.
Approaching climate negotiations in terms of its consequences to U.S. business is the strategy of both the Trump administration and the companies in favor of the Paris agreement.
Exploiting Claims of Exploitation? Amsterdam’s Controversial New ‘Clean’ Model for Empowering Sex Workers
Amsterdam opens a brothel allegedly run by sex workers in their latest attempt to improve the sex industry.