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Community Does It is a non-profit organization that applies Community-Based Participatory Action Research methods (CBPAR) and grassroots organizing principles to engage and empower members of marginalized populations in Dallas to co-lead initiatives…

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“Small” Sphere of Influence – A Major Avenue for Resilience

Recently, I found myself reading a CNN article titled, “Critical Atlantic Ocean current system is showing early signs of collapse, prompting warning from scientists.” This piece detailed how scientists have long been concerned…

Why financial abuse of older adults in Puerto Rico is a public health issue

Financial exploitation of older adults in Puerto Rico is a widespread and underreported problem, and it deserves the attention of policymakers and the public alike. The fight against financial exploitation of older adults…

Power of acknowledging white privilege in addressing racism within the United Nations

STEM At Risk? Higher Ed Must Heed Humanities Warnings

Humanists have long understood themselves as the canary in the coal mine of higher education.  That is, if the canary is a sign of deep structural failure and a harbinger of greater…