While the United States and much of the Western world is confronted with a battle against the epidemic of prescription drug abuse, the issue is absent in much of the rest of the world.
Editor-in-Chief Liliana Torpey gives an overview of participatory theater known as “Theater of the Oppressed” and explores the importance of art in social transformation.
Managing Editor Nick Vacchio contextualizes the violence and environmental devastation propagated by the Honduran government against its indigenous communities.
Staff Writer Rohan Garg explains the ongoing conflicts between the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia and the Colombian government.
Staff Writer Zaid Mansuri analyzes the effects of the buy-one-give-one business model on target developing regions
Staff Writer Liliana Torpey reviews the history of conflict in Colombia and the prospect of current peace negotiations.
With Zika Virus threatening El Salvador’s unborn population, Salvadorian women are trapped between the government’s anti-natalist advisory and the country’s conservative culture. With the strong influence of the Roman Catholic Church, violent machismo culture, and illegality of abortion in all cases, do these women really have the option of heeding the government’s warning?