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Mandela and the end of Apartheid

On this day in 1990, the South African government of President F.W. de Klerk releases Nelson Mandela from prison. Shortly after his release, Mandela was…

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Posted in Activism Civil Rights

Racism Is Taught

I saw a post on facebook the other day, and this poster reckoned as how racist of today were probably beat up by blacks sometime…

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Posted in Activism Education Opinion State Issues

Retrenchment and Higher Education: A Followup

Retrenchment and Higher Education As a result of continued annual budget cuts under Governor Tom Corbett (18% for 2013 alone) to the Pennsylvania State System…

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Posted in Activism Business Headlines

DHS And Western Union Announce Alliance To Combat Human Trafficking

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has announced that they are forming an alliance with Western Union for the purpose of combating human trafficking. Western…

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Why Malala's Challenge To The President Is So Remarkable (VIDEO)

When it is said that young people are the ones who change the world, many take that as an ideal, something that has happened in…

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Chris Brown Says Losing Virginity At Age 8 Is Normal 'In The Country'

In an interview with The Guardian, R&B star Chris Brown admitted to childhood sexual abuse. Except he didn’t call it that… According to Brown, he…

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