Hushidar Mortezaie artwork
Hushidar Mortezaie artwork
Hushidar Mortezaie artwork
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Life as a Nurse in Gaza

    At the age of 27, Azza Jadalla has already lived through six wars. She is a cancer nurse in Gaza’s main hospital, Al-Shifa. Every day she deals with fall-out of the on-going conflict between Israel and Gaza’s ruling … Continue reading

The Enduring Myth of Black Criminality

In his October cover story, Ta-Nehisi Coates explores how mass incarceration has affected African American families. “There’s a long history in this country of dealing with problems in the African American community through the criminal justice system,” he says in … Continue reading

Intro to Intersectionality

  This video provides an introduction to “intersectionality,” a key concept in Sociology and sociological analyses.

A prosecutor’s vision for a better justice system

In this searching talk, Adam Foss, a prosecutor with the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office in Boston, makes his case for a reformed justice system that replaces wrath with opportunity, changing people’s lives for the better instead of ruining them.

Haiti in a Time of Cholera

Al-Jazeera gives an in-depth report of the origins and effects of the cholera epidemic in Haiti.

The founder of #MeToo doesn’t want us to forget marginalized voices

  Millions of people have shared personal stories of sexual assault and harassment using the hashtag #MeToo. Tarana Burke the founder of the movement, wants to make sure marginalized voices aren’t lost in the conversation. Content Warning: Sexual Assault/Harassment

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