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High Fashion Can Inspire Rather Than Exploit

High Fashion Can Inspire Rather Than Exploit

By Cara Zambrano, Staff Writer

October 27, 2016


Filed under Opinion

While art schemes are supposed to bring fresh perspectives to the table, this should not turn into an excuse for stylists to act disdainfully cool and above it all.

Georgetown Reparations Are Long Overdue

Georgetown Reparations Are Long Overdue

By Connor Borden, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2016


Filed under Opinion

History informs and teaches so that all learn from the injustice of our predecessors.

Fusion Festival Premiere Takes Different Angle on Slavery

Fusion Festival Premiere Takes Different Angle on Slavery

By Adrienne Messina, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2016


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Fusion celebrated alum Misha Green by hosting a screening of the new WGN show "Underground", a series about the Underground Railroad that Green co-created.

Take Bobst out of the library

Take Bobst out of the library

By Max Schachere, Staff Writer

November 30, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Bobst Library invokes a poisonous legacy, similar to that of Wilson and Calhoun, and should be renamed.

West fails to focus on slavery in other regions

West fails to focus on slavery in other regions

October 28, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

This month, the Walk Free Foundation published the first comprehensive report on modern slavery, the Global Slavery Index. The study, the first of its kind, gives an encyclopedic analysis of 162 countries, highlighting a depressing reality that 29.8 million people are enslaved around the world today....