Category: CULTURE AND IDENTITY

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The Wealth Gap Between Whites and Blacks is Widening

The Wealth Gap Between Whites and Blacks is Widening

Jamelle Bouie is suggesting that the myth of racial equality is having real and devastating consequences. Jamelle, who is Slates chief political c ...
Christian Faith Doesn’t Just Say Disasters are God’s Retribution

Christian Faith Doesn’t Just Say Disasters are God’s Retribution

Daniel Arrhakis, CC BY-NC Mathew Schmalz, College of the Holy Cross Seeing the devastation of Hurricane Harvey, conservative Christian pastor John ...
Where DACA Applicants Come From

Where DACA Applicants Come From

DACA was created through an executive order signed by Barack Obama in 2012 and it offers deportation relief to thousands of young illegal immigrants u ...
Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?

Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?

This is a must read by Jean M. Twenge is a professor of psychology at San Diego State University and the author of Generation Me and iGen.  In her com ...
Older Victims of Hurricane Harvey May Need Special Attention as Texas Recovers

Older Victims of Hurricane Harvey May Need Special Attention as Texas Recovers

Brenda Bradley, 72, and her husband Jimmie, 78, survey flooding from Hurricane Harvey in their neighborhood in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, August 28, ...
How Should We Protest Neo-Nazis? Lessons from German history

How Should We Protest Neo-Nazis? Lessons from German history

After the murder of Heather Heyer in Charlottesville, many people are asking themselves what they should do if Nazis rally in their city. Should the ...
Are Men seen as ‘More American’ Than Women?

Are Men seen as ‘More American’ Than Women?

  Protesters hold signs at the Chicago Women’s March in January 2017. John W. Iwanski, CC BY-NC Laura Van Berkel, University of Cologne; L ...
America’s Active Hate Groups

America’s Active Hate Groups

0ver the weekend, far-right demonstrators including neo-Nazis and Ku Klux Klan members were involved in violent clashes with counter-protesters. A w ...
The Missing Elements in the Debate about Affirmative Action and Asian-American Students

The Missing Elements in the Debate about Affirmative Action and Asian-American Students

Media reports have stated that the Justice Department under President Donald Trump is planning to investigate a complaint of discrimination against Ha ...
Get Ready for The Shift from Generation Y to Generation Z

Get Ready for The Shift from Generation Y to Generation Z

Generation Z, also known as Centennials or Pivotals were born after 1995, they are not working full time yet produce more content in a day than previo ...
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