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Summerhill (Hipster Racism & Gentrification)

Summerhill, a bar / sandwich shop in Crown Heights Brooklyn, has been making waves for the last few days.  The restaurant has been open for roughly one month, but recently sent out a press release stating the bar was “Instagramable” because of a “bullet hole-ridden wall” and serving forty ounce rosé in paper bags. 425 more words

Social Deviance

About Animals, by Animals: A student website

Students in Animals and Society in Spring 2017 worked with our Graduate Assistant Leijla Alvarez to design a website addressing issues about nonhuman animals. Assignments were geared toward producing quality writing, which became content for the website. 37 more words

MSU Mankato

Sao Paulo Forum concludes with a claim for Latin American countries unity

For the first time in the history of Latin America and the Caribbean countries have developing processes of revolutionary transformation or progressive social reform. But these achievements are threatened by a regional right-wing offensive to reverse social transformations in Venezuela, Bolivia, Ecuador, Uruguay, Nicaragua and El Salvador. 607 more words

Latinamerica

Don't Touch My Hair

Don’t Touch My Hair by Solange featuring Sampha, addressing complexities around black hair.

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Don’t touch my hair
When it’s the feelings I wear… 252 more words

Mass Media/Popular Culture

Hipster Racism

The topic of hipster racism has been talked about in the past but now seems particularly appropriate to revisit.  Hipster racism is when “hipsters… 139 more words

Mass Media/Popular Culture