Which Guns Are Left?

Today there were shots fired at the Kansas City Zoo. No one was hit or hurt, it’ll inevitably spark more discussion about how accessible guns should be, and whether or not restrictions should be intensified.

How the Press Advanced the American Civil Rights Movement

Many journalists have written stories that have made people cry. An article may inspire its reader to share it with others. A piece may even perk enough interest to motivate its reader to conduct further research on its subject matter. But every once in a while, a story comes along that demands a collective reaction.Continue reading “How the Press Advanced the American Civil Rights Movement”

War Zone Discussion: “Blood Diamond”

Before Watching Again… Even though the movie Blood Diamond contains fictional characters, the film is based on true events. Back in the late ‘90s, about 15% of the world’s diamond production came from conflict regions. This movie pretty much goes into why that’s unethical.