The Question Why: Is Our Education System Failing Us?

By MICHAEL ZINN May 24, 2018 “I’d like to make a request of our educators: please welcome the question “why,” and even go so far as to encourage it.” A few days ago, I was showing several professors a presentation…

Understanding The Micro-aggressions Towards Black People: What’s The Big Deal?

By SARAH HAKIM August 1, 2017 “I didn’t understand why wanting to feel someone’s hair would be offensive. Couldn’t a person just be curious and want to know more about what they do not know?” I never understood the discrimination…

What If I Was Capable? | REV 21 Media | Lao Tzu | Inspirational Video

By REV 21 STAFF November 16th, 2017 What if you were capable of achieving everything you wanted with a simple step?

Beyond The Catastrophe: The Impact of Natural Disasters on Mental Health

By Aleeza Chaudhry October 11th, 2017 “But with such catastrophes come a lasting impact on mental health that may take much longer to diminish – post-trauma/disaster stress.“ In light of hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, the recent monsoon floods in…

Full Bellies Don’t Revolt: Why Poor People Do Not Deserve Welfare

By WILLIAM BETEET July 30, 2017 “This isn’t a question about what people deserve, it’s about what the state can provide its citizens. “ In a hundred years everyone will be on welfare. If machine learning technology continues to improve…

Has the Hijab Become a Stylish Commodity?

By HIBBA MAHMUD March 8, 2017 “With the power of social media, there has been numerous hijabi fashion bloggers who have transformed the image of hijab from oppressive to inclusive and trendy.” The Muslim women’s hijab, as an image, has…

Metanoia: A Movement Towards Our Best Selves

By SADAF AYAZ April 12, 2017 “Search for yourself, by yourself. Do not allow others to make your path for you. It is your road, and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it…