History Teaches Us Not to Reduce Policing Standards

By Monica Muñoz Martinez As the Trump Administration focuses on expansion of border patrol agents by lowering recruitment and admission …

American Myths: Teaching Immigrants in the Age of Trump

By Jamie Odeneal An effective teacher ensures that all students meet high standards while also responding to their needs as …

Finding Mercy in Merciless Times

By David Kyuman Kim “We forgive him.” “I have no animosity in my heart for him.” This is what the …

The Violence of Ageism

By Margaret Morgranroth Gullette As the entire world now knows, Dr. David Dao is the passenger who was dragged off a …

The Ego Budget

By Benjamin Reeves Common wisdom says that the “skinny budget” presented by the president to Congress every year is essentially …

The Berth of Biopolitics

While coverage of Dr. David Dao’s involuntary deplaning has focused on United’s ineffective PR response, procedural failures, and various forms …

Friendship as Civic Democratic Practice

By Ivy Schweitzer A rupture in friendship seems to be a national disease since Trump’s ascendance, even though we are …