Stop Violence Against Women Now

Fifty-three years ago on this day, Patria, Maria, and Antonia Mirabal were beaten to death by henchmen of the dictator Rafael Trujillo, leader of the Dominican Republic at that time. The Mirabal sisters were known dissidents of Trujillo's tyrannical regime. Trujillo's reign over the peninsula was brutal marked by a suspension of civil liberties and …

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I’ll Take a Side of…Salad?: McDonald’s Evolves

Never underestimate the power of profit. Or at least, that's what seems to be driving McDonald's latest venture. Under pressure to respond to the demand for healthier options in their current menu, McDonald's announced " that it would no longer market some of its less nutritional options to children and said it also planned to …