Category: CULTURE AND IDENTITY

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The Emotional Challenges of Student Veterans on Campus

The Emotional Challenges of Student Veterans on Campus

The emotional challenges of student veterans on campus For veterans going back to school, student life can involve many stresses. US Department of E ...
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 ...
Sexual Harassment: 5 Essential Reads

Sexual Harassment: 5 Essential Reads

Harvey Weinstein in 2013. Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP Danielle Douez, The Conversation Editor’s note: On Friday, Oct. 13, “Third Rail with OZY” ...
For the Disabled, New York’s Sidewalks Are an Obstacle Course

For the Disabled, New York’s Sidewalks Are an Obstacle Course

Dustin Jones, 29, who lives in the Bronx, is part of a federal lawsuit against New York City accusing it of failing to make sidewalk corners accessibl ...
For Black Applicants, the Hiring Market Hasn’t Changed Much in 25 Years

For Black Applicants, the Hiring Market Hasn’t Changed Much in 25 Years

This should not be surprising. According to a study conducted by researchers from Northwestern University, Harvard University and two European researc ...
The Difference Between Black Football Fans and White Football Fans

The Difference Between Black Football Fans and White Football Fans

New Orleans Saints fans cheer from the stands during a game against the Denver Broncos in 2016. Jeff Haynes/AP Photo A significant portion of the NF ...
How I’m Dealing With The Rise of Intolerance and Racism

How I’m Dealing With The Rise of Intolerance and Racism

How am I dealing With the Rise of Intolerance and Racism? Not very well. After the white supremacist events of Charlottesville, something was differen ...
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 ...
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 ...
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