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The #OscarsSoWhite Hashtag: the Kiss that Awakened Hollywood from its Snow White Fairy Tale

Controversy has been ignited, taking the shape of the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite in social media, concerning how for the last two years the Oscar nominees have been all white. The reasoning behind the controversy involves the demographics in America, which include approximately … Continue reading

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Walmart: Corporate Tyranny with a Smily Face

This Black Friday, a boycott was called against that All-American sweatshop Walmart, fueled by a decades-long litany of complaints by workers unable to earn a living wage, even while working full-time. Like many other giant corporations that seek to increase … Continue reading

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The Boycott: A Brief History of the Non Violent Resistance Movement

During the 1940′s, India was being exploited by its colonial  overlord, Britain, and was fed up.  Tired of being servants in their own land,  they chose a pious Hindu as their revolutionary leader but he did not take up arms.  … Continue reading

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