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Posted by Erica Gonzalez

Pot Criminalization is Racist

April 30, 2019

        With 4/20 passing last week, there was a lot of pot-related content online. I was hoping to see a lot more support from di… Read more »

Posted by Erica Gonzalez

Texans Obtaining an Abortion Could Face Capital Punishment

April 18, 2019

Separation of Church and State was created for a reason At 3am Tuesday morning, self-proclaimed “Pro-Lifers” in Texas passed a bil… Read more »

Posted by Anna Khan

Climate Change Is Not, and Never Has Been an Elitist Issue

April 8, 2019

Representative Cortez said it well herself, but I want to dive into more of why climate change is not an elitist issue at all–mor… Read more »

Posted by Erica Gonzalez

Rosie’s Law

April 1, 2019

Rosaura “Rosie” Jimenez was a young woman in the Rio Grande Valley of South Texas who died obtaining an unsafe abortion. She could… Read more »

Posted by Deana Ayers

Reproductive Justice, Social Work, and Me

March 25, 2019

I struggled to write my first article for this blog, and I think it was because I didn’t take the time to introduce myself and wha… Read more »

Posted by Anna Khan

Remember These Muslims, Remember Islamophobia

March 18, 2019

Ashraf Ali was known to have a quiet laugh. Husne Ara Parvin was trying to save her husband, Farid Uddin, who was in a wheelchair…. Read more »

Posted by Erica Gonzalez

AOC is Hope

March 18, 2019

https://www.flickr.com/photos/nrkbeta/32411240957/in/photolist-Ro55Kg-2d9YTtd-28gtwA9-2eBJ6iV-23yUNjF-2f4LKD3-29mUC8a-28gtwJA-MeeG… Read more »

Posted by Anna Khan

Five Movies of 2018 Better Than Green Book

February 28, 2019

At the Oscars last weekend, there were a lot of historic wins. Black Panther won three Oscars and is the first movi… Read more »

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