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Religious Freedom in Houston

In today’s news conference, Elder Oaks continued his outspoken advocacy of religious liberty, a right that he has passionately defended in the past. He provided three recent examples that, he explained, demonstrate trends away from religious liberty. 765 more words


Poverty, Inequality and Prosperity: Inner Causes and Remedies – M.S. Srinivasan

The traditional development models and the market-oriented approach to poverty-eradication seem to think that poverty or prosperity is entirely an economic problem which can be solved by purely techno-economic or business methods. 1,501 more words

Society & Culture

All About Evo

To commemorate the official start of Evo Morales’ third term as president, I thought I’d share a few images that demonstrate the cult that has grown around him as a political and cultural figure. 127 more words


The Effects of War-Related Mental Health Issues on Post-Conflict Reconciliation and Transitional Justice

by Alexander Miller Tate


A common theme in contemporary post-conflict security and development literature is the instability of states that have recently experienced a cessation of armed conflict. 5,261 more words


A Vague Epoch

There is a uncertainty within the imperialist center. To be accurate there are many uncertainties but if we wish to narrow these uncertainties down then we may say that the uncertainty we are dealing with concerns itself with revolutionaries; communist– … 752 more words

Revolutionary Theory

On Oxfam and Your Taxes

As Ronan mentioned a couple weeks ago, in 2015, BCC is going to encourage our readers to donate to Oxfam America to aid in its efforts to relieve poverty. 923 more words


Codes of Anger

Why do humans get angry? What good does it do? Sometimes an irate person can intimidate us into bending to their will. But nobody likes that behavior, and the resentment lingers, poisoning the air around the angry one. 726 more words