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TIME MILLIONAIRES

In a world where time can be traded for money, what do you choose to value more? The pandemic gave all of us more time, and some have chosen to become “time millionaires”, measuring their accomplishments by the time they have rather than the money in their bank accounts. Interviewed “time millionaires” have said that…

THE CITY OF WOMEN

In a unique response to displacement organized by Patricia Guerrera, The City of Women has evolved to be a community of strong women activists. Property rights serve as protection for women in Columbia where typically a house is owned by their husband and then inherited by their sons. The main purpose in organizing the City…

FORGOTTEN BY THE NEWS

Journalists and news organizations have been debating whether requests to remove records of resolved crimes from their archives. Should past crimes be remembered or forgotten entirely? Why are newsrooms not displaying that a crime they wrote about was forgiven? Should readers be aware that the archive of websites can be edited? This spread includes excerpts…

STUDIES ON KINDNESS SHOW WHAT WE KNOW AND THE QUESTIONS STILL UNANSWERED

Kindness seems like such an absurd concept to study. It just happens spontaneously, right? Research is discovering the patterns that affect whether an individual is likely to make an act of kindness and how it makes them feel. Scientists are finding that being kind can improve one’s metal wellbeing. Future studies could determine the different…

ALL RECENT WORLD CRISES COULD BE CONNECTED TO THE SAME CAUSES

United Nations outlined possible causes to the major crises humanity has experienced and the connection that could exist between deforestation, extreme weather, natural disasters, and the pandemic. The major causes at the root of these global issues were determined as climate change, economic rules, and nationalism. If progress to resolve or improve these structural problems…

INHUMANE CONDITIONS FOR WORKERS IN EUROPEAN MEAT PLANTS

Workers immigrate from all over Europe, especially from countries with poor economies, to start a new life in countries such as The Netherlands, England, and Italy. Meat plants employ and have been taking advantage of such workers called “precarious workers”. They are unable to work elsewhere due to the language barrier, and endure incredibly demanding…

CLIMATE CHANGE + POVERTY

JUST BECAUSE YOU DON’T SEE IT, DOESN’T MEAN IT DOESN’T EXIST! Low-income neighborhoods and countries are struggling to recover from extreme weather. While richer countries can afford solutions for relief and prevention, people living in low-income countries endure the hazardous environment and risk losing food, housing, and their future income. Is the current destruction of…

DIVERSITY VISA: 55,000 IMMIGRANTS CAN BE REFUSED U.S. RESIDENCY

The Diversity Visa has been a valued pathway to U.S. citizenship. Though 55,000 winners were selected to receive Green Cards in 2020, their claims to immigration remain uncertain. Due to multiple factors, the lottery winners’ efforts could go unrewarded. The decision will impact those living in unstable and dangerous situations most. Conflict in Afghanistan, Yemen,…

EUROPEAN WEAPONS (INDIRECTLY) FUEL WARS

Though it is banned, European countries continue to export weapons to countries at war, due to the lack of regulation. Europe’s defense industry makes billions in profit from these sales while fueling conflict in Africa and the Middle East. Without repercussion and regulation, it is a moral battle with government profit at stake. Should countries…

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