Of the 10,000 or so images photographer Jaime Rojo took in 2015, here are a selection 140+ of the best images from his travels
What can a black superhero do for the black community?
There has to be a way we can do what needs doing, to shine a light on the problems and injustices in our country, while still publicly embracing a commitment to the whole country, the whole community.
One of the more difficult things to do, for many of us at least, is to react in the moment, when injustice is occurring right in front our eyes, but in a way that does not directly affect us. The "safe" thing to do is avoid the conflict, to get away and certainly not get involved. However, there are times when the safe thing to do is not the right thing to do.
University admissions programs are not the place to promote partisan visions of social justice, but they are the place to produce the most dynamic and profound learning environments.
Agostino Iacurci. Detail. La Tour Paris 13. (photo © Spencer Elzey) Mosko. Detail. La Tour Paris 13. (photo © Spencer Elzey
Media touted the event without looking deeper. Clips the day after did the same. Nary a mention of Pete Peterson or his vicious austerity agenda which will slash government spending, kill jobs, condemn students to higher rates of debt and make it much harder for graduates to succeed.
Banks are battling to win back public confidence after their reckless lending led to the 2008 financial markets crisis. Many
No Labels is the creation of overpaid political insiders who work hand-in-glove with longtime opponents of Social Security and Medicare, pushing the agenda of the wealthiest among us by exploiting the public's understandable frustration with gridlocked government.
To what extent are post-50 adults financially obligated to future generations?
The educational website for Indebted, which borrows its look of revolutionary activism from contemporary stencil-based art
Last week, we reported on the newly minted "Draft David Walker" movement, a campaign to get the former head of the Government
The website cost Americans Elect $9 million to implement. It has been a complete bust. The Huffington Post spoke to one former
DNAinfo tracked Walker down, and he said he was shocked to hear the allegations: "I'm surprised at having to answer these
A secretive independent party financed by hedge fund and private equity plutocrats is not only a blight on the democratic process. It could end up being a dangerous wild card in a momentous election.
"While the overseas contingency funding savings included in the proposal are consistent with the president’s policies for
The more immediate problem facing the economy is the high unemployment rate, the risk of a largely jobless recovery, and a lost generation of prosperity.
Spending on job creation is not inconsistent with deficit reduction -- in fact, high deficits will be with us as long as high unemployment is. Many of our leaders still do not understand this.
resident Barack Obama is in a difficult position when it comes to deficits. Today's high deficits will have to go even higher