Save the USPS, It’s Needed Now More Than Ever

Note: This article was written before Postmaster Louis DeJoy’s latest statement on the USPS. He has since then announced the suspension of his changes until after the November election.   The United States Postal Service (USPS) will run out of money by 2021 and have to shut down. As of now, the USPS will last […]

Invest In Future Leaders By Investing In Ethnic Studies

Introduction Much of the history taught in our current curriculum is White-dominated, which perpetuates racist systems and white supremacy. Counternarratives are important in gaining a better understanding of social issues today. However, the efforts to establish ethnic studies in schools and universities have not been easy. Students and professors fought for ethnic studies through strikes […]

Dollar Democracy: Supreme Court Ruling Pumps Cash into Politics

There are a lot of things that money can’t buy: happiness, family, love.  Political power, however, has always been up for sale.  From the vote buying days of Boss Tweed to the lobbying efforts of today’s corporations, those with money have had a louder voice in the arena of democracy, often at the expense of […]