Police Brutality Is An Issue In The UK Too

Police brutality against black people in the UK is a very real thing, although not discussed as much as the senseless and unjust killings and/or abuse of black citizens in the United States of America. We must recognize that this is not just a US Read More …

#VenezuelaLibre

In recent months, Venezuela has been a growing topic in news outlets around the world. Lack of food, supplies, medicine, money, and a growing number of piling bodies paint the country in complete chaos, crisis, and turmoil. Protests raid the cities day in and day Read More …

Nabra Hassanen, Nabra Hassanen, Nabra Hassanen

Nabra Hassanen. I need you to say that name over and over until her story is embedded into your memory. She was 17 years old, a sophomore at South Lakes High School in Reston, Virginia with her whole life in front of her. During the Read More …

It’s Time To Address The Thousands Of Missing Foreign Exchange Students

To this day there are more than 6,000 foreign exchange students declared missing. Many came to the United States for a chance at a higher education and have mysteriously disappeared. Unfortunately, while American students learn “stranger danger” at a very young age and know what signs Read More …

WestBankStyle48: Habbiyyieh and Shuman’s Fashion Statements For The Justice Of Palestine

Politics and fashion are always a controversial conversational combination. Making political statements with fashion are always a hit or miss for the audience. From Rebecca Minkoff’s Spring 2017 runway featuring women empowerment and feminism statements in response to the inauguration of elected president, Donald Trump, Read More …

Why Is Theresa May Doing Deals With Despicable Misogynists?

Theresa May is not what a feminist looks like. After the results of the snap election came out seat by seat last night, it turns out that ‘strong and stable’ Theresa May was short of a majority. If you don’t understand the British electoral system Read More …

Trump Administration’s Judicial Nominee Shows Once Again That Women Aren’t A Priority

Donald Trump has only been president for a few short months, but has already established himself and his administration as nefariously self-interested and blatantly anti-woman. His recent nomination of 52-year-old conservative Kentucky lawyer John K. Bush to serve on the U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Read More …

An Overview Of The Importance Of The June 8th, 2017 UK General Election

The United Kingdom’s general election is today, a snap election called by the Prime Minister, Theresa May. The reasons were supposedly being “Brexit and public services.” Of course, all elections are important, but I think this one is especially so as we have a real opposition Read More …

What China’s Ban On Ivory Trade Really Means

Traditionally, the elephant is a symbolic animal in several cultures around the world. It’s often associated with strength, power, longevity, stamina, spirit, loyalty, wisdom, and eternity, which makes it hard to believe that people are willing to murder these innocent animals for their tusks. Unfortunately, Read More …

Makeup And Politics – Misogyny In The Political World

As absurd as it sounds right now, makeup and politics in the political world has to be discussed right now, especially the stigma towards women in it. Something in particular that has always perplexed me is the negativity towards a woman’s makeup, and how this generally Read More …