The Deadly Unrest Of Columbia's Uprising

By: Maiy Chaabani

On April 28th, 2021, violent protests erupted across Colombia. These protests began amid a tax proposal that stirred up discontent amongst thousands of people. While the country had already been battling corrup...

August 19th, 2021

Bangladeshi Garment Factories

By: Shazia Emaan

The small South Asian country of Bangladesh, barely half a century old, has made huge strides in the garment manufacturing industry in the past two decades. Bangladesh is the world's second-largest clothing man...

July 24th, 2021

The Dead Building

By: Anna Johnson

This poem reflects on gentrification and the growing capitalization of societies that once created emotional attachments for people. It focuses on the lack of emotional connections that exist today due to the f...

July 22nd, 2021

How Big Pharma And The Dsm Are Shaping Mental Illnesses

By: Mara Rotaru

Are the American Psychiatric Association and the US pharmaceutical industry whipping up mental illnesses and selling potentially dangerous drugs? Over the past decade, a fraudulent “epidemic” of mental illnesse...

July 20th, 2021

A 44% Chance Of Loving You

By: Anonymous

According to statistics, around 44% of stillborn babies are successfully resuscitated. A 44% Chance of Loving You follows a woman’s journey with receiving and losing a child. At its heart, the story is about le...

July 29th, 2021

Indian Agricultural Crisis

By: Mohammad Amaan Siddiqui

Indian resources and industries were depleted before gaining independence, and the socioeconomic status of the nation was in ruins. A lot was done to alleviate the perils that the young nation faced leading to...

December 9th, 2020

The World Turns Its Back On Palestine

By: Areej Shaikh

On August 13, 2020, the Minister of Foreign Affairs for The United Arab Emirates, Anwar Gargash, announced that the UAE had made deals with the Israeli government in order to normalize relations with Israel, in...

January 6th, 2021

Rebuilding An Empire

By: Issac Vinu

The regions of Central Asia and the Middle East are considered some of the most economically diverse parts of the world. The dependence of the Central Asian economy on oil, tourism, and various other resources...

December 3, 2020