Author: Cassandra Stedham

The Chilean Student Movement: Overcoming a History of Political Repression

by Cassandra S. Stedham -Editorial Intern- There is a certain aura that hangs thick and heavy in the Chilean air. I feel it as soon as I step off the airplane and during my taxi ride through the metropolis of

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What Will the World Look Like in 2030?

“Global Trends 2030: Alternative Worlds,” published by the National Intelligence Council, depicts four worlds that could be actualized by 2030. The four potential worlds are as follows: (1) “Stalled Engines,” the most plausible worst-case scenario, in which the risks of

Heroin Addiction: One Family’s Misadventure

by Cassandra Stedham -USA- Addiction. What thoughts and images does this word evoke? Sunken eyes, pallid complexion, grinding teeth, fingernails gnawed down to the quick? The bland uniformity of a hospital waiting room? Spoons, flames, lines, tinfoil, smoke, needles. Junkies

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