We should care about the plight of poor White Afrikaners, but that care should extend to all people in need.
The world’s oldest profession isn’t typically the safest.
The suburbs omnipresent in movies like American Beauty and television shows like Weeds don’t exist anymore.
We need to move away from seeing someone’s size and assuming that we know absolutely anything about their health or lifestyle.
At this intersection of public health and politics, not only are lives being lost but there is support for the idea that, without a more cohesive effort to eradicate polio completely, the number of cases in these countries could increase to thousands a year in a matter of ten years.
Called Highmark Charter School, the K-9 school is supposed to teach students how to budget, supply and demand, and financial literacy in general.
When I think of urban farms, I typically think of gentrifying neighborhoods in places like Austin and Brooklyn…not Gaza.
Let’s be honest: the United States Congress, the legislating body for the United States, is not known for being the most diverse.
All three series look like they use the characters’ disabilities as a jumping off point, not as a means to limit them.
The user scans the barcode of an object in a supermarket, and Buycott shows you its corporate family tree. Buycott also has a way for you to track companies that have donated to causes in which you may or may not believe.
In Peru, the minimum sentence for drug offenses went from two years in jail to 25.
Hashimoto’s comment is deeper than just historical inaccuracy and brutishness.
You might be thinking that it’s silly of me to expect political correctness on the subject of race from a story that takes place in the 1920s. I don’t, not really. But anyone who has read Gatsby has probably taken note of the depiction of race in a story in which no major characters are people of color.
The way we use language to describe women is so important because we use language and words to communicate our perceived realities.
Researchers from Humboldt University have taken geotagged ableist, racist and homophobic Tweet over the past year and mapped them
Roma kids are often taught in separate classrooms, corralled to play in a separate recess facility and are refused from eating hot lunch with the Slovakian kids in at least one school.
The position that the LAPD and other police forces across the country is a problematic one, not least because it often gets in the way of them doing their own jobs.
There are many people who assume that people choose to be gay.
Germany treats its mothers well, but it has one of the lowest birth rates on a continent filled with low birth rates.
Instead of making it easier, it’s often made more difficult for women to access contraception and sexual health information
Big Data is increasingly being used to put a number on things that we had a hunch about but didn’t know for certain.
The overlap of race and class that results in the meme-ing of Charles Ramsey, of Kai and of Antoine Dodson is simply an extension of the fact that we expect people of lower classes to perform for us if they want our sympathy.
Proponents of marijuana legalization like to say that legalizing weed will chip away at the cartels but, based on the amount of diversification that cartels have done in recent years, their influence seems pretty intractable.
People are always trying to find things to pinpoint the blame on when discussing the country’s failing schools, some more politically correct than others.
When do we ever get to evade that public ownership?