capitalism

Recessions, Explained
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Recessions, Explained

Despite compounding economic troubles, there’s debate as to whether or not the United States is in an economic recession. So what is a recession? Today, we’re looking into what they are, why they occur, and what we can do about them.

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2400 1440 Andrew Lee
Effective Altruism: Get Rich to Help the Poor?
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Effective Altruism: Get Rich to Help the Poor?

How the tenets of effective altruism and billionaire philanthropy often come at the expense of human exploitation.

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2400 1600 Andrew Lee
The Roots of Sexual Violence as a Tool for Oppression
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The Roots of Sexual Violence as a Tool for Oppression

Sexual violence has been used as a form of social control and a way to further oppress marginalized people throughout history.

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2400 1598 Alison Fields
Unlearning Ableism and Creating Care
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Unlearning Ableism and Creating Care

Disability justice is critical as disabled folks continue to be excluded by capitalist and social barriers like inaccessible design, architecture, and organization.

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2400 1600 Samir Knego
Resist cultural gentrification.
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Resist cultural gentrification.

As we work to fight cultural appropriation, we should also reject negative stereotypes about clothing and accessories associated with working-class people and BIPOC. 

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4000 3200 María Soledad Hernández Vega