A handgun ban is unthinkable in the United States, but gun control advocates would do well to understand that restricting legal access to firearms does not address the causes of violence—it merely changes their methodology.
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There are not enough shelters and public housing facilities to accommodate the rising number of homeless people and families.
Gender equality is a battle which it seems we’ll always be fighting—or at least for many years to come—and with every step forward, there’s almost as many opponents pushing us back.
People believe that affirmative action allows unqualified minority students into top universities, ignoring their accomplishments and subjecting them to constant judgment and offensive behavior.
If you want to end racism, don’t marginalize and otherize members of a community of color. Rather, actually listen to what they’re saying.
Inequality ruins our democracy. The rich have an insanely disproportionate share of wealth, making certain resources available only to them.
When stars and directors make politically explicit movies or start supporting a political or social cause, people, and sometimes even the government, feel obligated to listen to them and, in some cases, to take action.
The synthesis of an Israel-Palestine state is the most beneficial solution in a religious and ethnically diverse land seeking to minimize future hostility.
When it comes to human contact, there are just certain things which are considered unacceptable, and transmitting tragic news over text message falls squarely into that realm.
It is important to remember that the truth of the matter is that freedom of speech is not the same thing as freedom of acceptance.