Why does the state choose to ignore and hide the global crisis that is violence against women? I analyze the correlation between the predicament of systemic racism and existing as a woman in today's age and the effects of neocolonialism.
Among a new generation of young conservatives, addressing the substantial risks associated with global warming and the substantial climate change it's causing is becoming a priority.
There are differing views about the impacts different forms of media have on adolescent behaviors. Some researchers express there is a link between children developing aggressive tendencies from video game playing, while others disagree.
Is the recent global warming being caused by natural variations in the Earth’s climate or have mankind’s activities on Earth played a significant role in the global warming observed since the later part of the 20 century?
Pregnancy in modern society is treated as a medical issue, where conception, gestation, birth, and genetic inheritance are monitored, examined, and controlled by experts in the medical field.
The following article discusses the history of pregnancy as a medical concept and historical changes of how pregnancy was treated, from the time female midwives dominated the field to the shift of a male-dominated doctoral profession.
The coronavirus pandemic forces us to take a hard look at many aspects of society, which has led to some uncomfortable discoveries. A lack of trust in water supplies is on that list.
A syncretism of the philosophies of Murray Bookchin and Alfred North Whitehead can help us rethink our relationship to the Earth.
Programs to prevent or lower rates of bullying are often ineffective for a variety of reasons. This article discusses ways anti-bullying programs fail children in the United States.
The rise of social media has caused the spread of misinformation in the form of conspiracy theories: the belief that a covert yet powerful organization is responsible for a circumstance or event. Psychologists explain what makes some people more prone to believing in conspiracy theories than others.
Deepfakes could be the next political weapon. Let's look into the evolution of this artificial technology and the dangers it poses. Can a political turmoil be created as a result of this technology? How can we prevent malicious attacks using deepfakes and what does the future hold regarding them?
Life expectancy in the U.S. continues to fall while other countries experience increases in how long their citizens live. There are many factors that influence this trend. Higher rates of suicide, homicide,diet, exercise and lack of health coverage are among some. This article explores this issue.
Through racist, exclusionary, and oppressive systems, differences in health and safety throughout the United States and the world are inherently unjust. These injustices are amplified through urban issues, especially through segregation.
Read on to learn why Wisconsin's response to COVID-19 hasn't led to the high death rates that were previously predicted.
Despite what some media outlets are saying, the reality on the ground is that there are many peaceful protesters forming human chains to stop looting and violence.
This article explores the inaccurate claims made by "flat Earthers," and provides some easy arguments you could use to explain to your friends that, yes, the Earth is indeed round.
Do you ever wonder if racism in America affects people in Africa? Should Africans worry so much about the racism in the U.S.? Read on to find out.
Five years back, conspirators feared refugees were taking over the West. Today, they are of the idea that evil forces are gaining power amid a global pandemic. Read on to learn why these fears are unfounded and preposterous.
Despite the widespread perception that marriage is for mature minds and should be devoid of external influence; child marriage is still relatively common in many parts of Africa. Many women who are forced to marry at an early age have little or no choice in determining when or who they will marry.
Before the 21st century, mental health was not spoken of. Today, society has begun to open its eyes to the importance of acknowledging and supporting mental health. Though it's certainly an improvement to get the conversation on mental health started, stigma around mental health persists.
This essay is a review of the social, business, and economic changes that can be expected in America after the pandemic caused by the COVID-19 Coronavirus.
The internal displacement of persons, especially women and children, is a growing concern in many parts of the world. For this reason, governments and stakeholders must commit themselves to mitigating the unprecedented wave of displacement and human suffering occurring within their boundaries.
Since some sources say that we may be facing 32% unemployment in the wake of the coronavirus, we had better learn how to grow our own food to feed our communities.
Who is Carole Baskin? Here's what you need to know about Big Cat Rescue’s CEO.
When you give money to partner with a ministry, your donation may not be going where you think.
Gun control is an important topic that, when discussed in a manner of politicking, often comes to a point where rights on all sides are called to be infringed upon. Logic, patience, understanding, and practicality can see the issue addressed progressively for all.
Thousands of shows that are being aired on television hold a powerful social message. One of these shows is "Steven Universe," which teaches the kids who watch it how to accept those who are different than them.
An alternative solution to free tuition, the "coming of age" credit respects the place of non-college options, and the aid they may require.
"Your rights end where another's begin" is the most accurate way to describe how acceptance should be viewed. You cannot be accepted if you do not first accept others. Accepting opposing views and understanding them is more important than receiving acceptance.
Most discussions—if we can call them that honestly—about controversial topics end up becoming a contest to see who can hurt the opposing side worse. Every minor conflict becomes a do-or-die, verbal knife fight. This is something that needs constructive discussion.
Poverty cycles, discrimination, social privilege, and other social controversies come to light when examining the social structure of life in the United States. Rather than considering these as random occurrences, we can identify them as systematic shortcomings fueled by an imperfect culture.
A March for Life event took place on January 24th, 2020. Pro-lifers are trying to overrule important civil rights victories for women's rights, making us regress decades of progress and fight the same battles all over again.
It is impossible to ignore the warnings that our beautiful, blue planet is in crisis. We are heading towards a tipping point from which there will be no return unless we all play our part in living a more sustainable lifestyle. This article will hopefully give you some simple but useful tips.