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Stripping Burlesque of Whiteness: Brown Girls Burlesque Take Center Stage

by Mandy Van Deven – India – Known for its bawdy sexual humor, over-the-top characters, and underlying social criticism, Geoffrey Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales set the […]

Arts & Culture, Feature Articles, New York, Racism, Theater & Dance, United States, Women's Empowerment

Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North

by Jessica Mosby – USA – American slave trading is a human rights atrocity forever associated with the Confederacy of the Southern United States. Northerners are […]

Arts & Culture, Feature Articles, Films & Documentaries, Racism, The World, United States

The Jena Six: “Southern Trees Bear Strange Fruit”

by Kelly Vásquez – USA – I have always been deeply affected and influenced by music. Depending on my mood, I happily switch between drastically varying […]

Criminal Justice, Feature Articles, Laws & Legislation, Louisiana, Politics & Democracy, Racism, United States