Boldly Inclusive: How the Statue of Liberty Can Illuminate Journalism

Boldly Inclusive: How the Statue of Liberty Can Illuminate Journalism

Liberty is defined as the power to speak or act freely, and it is seen as an undeniable right in America. Being bold entails the opposite of being meek or fearful. Staking a claim in the world is a bold thing to do. Similarly, so is not being afraid to express yourself. The revolutionary act […]

US Students Prefer Teachers of Color Over White Ones

US Students Prefer Teachers of Color Over White Ones

Adolescents are tired of the racial gap between teachers and students. It is no surprise minority students in the U.S. prefer teachers who look like them, but white students also prefer minority ones, according to new research. While the demographic makeup of middle school and high school students in the country is moving toward a […]

Academy Awards Fail to Deliver Diversity

Academy Awards Fail to Deliver Diversity

The Academy Awards were under the scrutiny of the media ever since the nominations were made public on Jan. 14, 2016. However, the general populace and certain segments of social media have long since cast a critical eye and scathing tongue upon what has been called “the movie industry’s biggest night.” The official Oscars/Academy Awards website has […]