Dear Firehouse Subs CEO, Don Fox. Please Stop Using Offensive Native Mascotry

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Ethan Keller writes a letter on behalf of the grassroots organization Eradicating Offensive Native Mascotry (EONM).

American Indian Graduation Rates & Stereotypical Images On & Off the Field

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Debbie Reese explains the way that derogatory depictions of American Indians harms the self-image of young American Indian children.

Bravery in the Ivy League

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Kyle Ashlee discusses the reality of discrimination at Dartmouth College and the importance of student activism in creating change at a school that is often thought to be perfect.

Education First in Somalia!

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Education sprouts stability in Somalia. Class is back in session and gaining popularity.

Cliven Bundy Takes a Stand

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I got a job to do, and I’m going to do it the best I can.

One Mile at a Time: Connor and Cayden Long

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These true champions redefine brotherhood.

On the Pittsburgh Stabbing: “Boys are always stabbing and shooting up schools.”

High School Stabbings

Another massive act of violence has been perpetrated against our nation’s students. Why aren’t we mentioning education in our talks about prevention?

The End of Men and the Rise of Women, Or Are We Facing The End of Us All?

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It’s the end of men and the rise of women? Great. Too bad the sinking Titanic that is our industrialized civilization doesn’t care. Men and women must unite to save the home we too often take for granted.

The Only March Madness Should’ve Been Relentless Protesting

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Give college athletes, those whose backs March Madness are built on for example, their 40 acres and a mule.

Engaging Men in Gender Justice: My Women’s Studies Experience

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How do we support and empower women while also reaching out to and engaging men?

Where Are Our Warriors for the Environment?

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Eco-defenders don’t care about gender. What matters to them is simple: survival.

Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield Presented with World Peace Tartan

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Astronaut Chris Hadfield was awarded the World Peace Tartan for the message he delivered from the International Space Station.

Have We Lost the Human in the Humanities?

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The study of humanities ignores living people. Mikhail Epstein calls out for a new humanities that seeks to transform the human condition.

When Both Sides are Wrong Indigenous Rights Lose, Again.

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What both Colbert and #CancelColbert got wrong and continue to get wrong.

Affluenza: Plagued With the Complexion for the Protection

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Those who are afflicted by it show no sense of urgency to be cured.

The U.S.A. Slips Further Into Plutocracy

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Democracy in the U.S.A. literally no longer exists as of April 2nd, 2014. This is a historic and shameful day. America is now officially a Plutocracy, a state governed by those who possess the most money, not by those who labor for it.