Advocating for Latin-American Rights: the Issues are Personal, and Complicated

Ithaca College junior Joe Cruz speaks on being both an activist and an ally: a Mexican-American advocating for the rights of a community that he feels at once connected to and removed from. "I needed to take action." After hearing of the deportation of Jose Guzman-Lopez last spring, a Mexican immigrant in Ithaca, New York … Continue reading Advocating for Latin-American Rights: the Issues are Personal, and Complicated

Cornell University Debates Hate Speech Protections

Sept. 27, 2017: Facing mounting racial tensions on campus, Cornell University struggles to balance free speech and student safety. After multiple racially-charged incidents on Cornell’s campus in the past few weeks, members of the university's Student Assembly are calling on the administration to issue a meaningful response that will prevent future attacks on students of color and live up to the … Continue reading Cornell University Debates Hate Speech Protections