social justice

  • Satire Trumps Surveillance

    Written by: Matthew Allred (California State University, Maritime Academy) Edited by: Aimee Casey (Diablo Valley College) Faculty Advisor: Dr. Nolan Higdon (California State University, East Bay In March 2017, the corporate media covered “On ‘SNL’, Donald Trump Botches His ‘Independence Day’ Moment”, while the independent media covered “Wikileaks Just...
  • EDUCATING OUR WAY OUT OF POVERTY

      EDUCATING OUR WAY OUT OF POVERTY: A PROPOSAL TO DIGTIZE EDUCATION Written by Amber Abadia, Steve Chrtisman, and Gabe Cox (California State University, East Bay) Faculty Evaluator: Nolan Higdon (California State University, East Bay) It is clear that one major solutions to solving poverty is education. This means...
  • THE ICE TRACKER

    Written by: Samantha Rudzitis-Buono, Alexandra Archuleta, and Danielle Torres (California State University, East Bay) Faculty Adviser: Nolan Higdon (California State University, East Bay)   This proposal outlines the problems facing Immigrants, some of the organizations working to solve those problems, and a solution for ameliorating the problems facing immigrant...
  • Homeless in a Digital Age

    By Rachael Potts, Raymundo Pedroza, Kahealani Simmons, Scott Ault, and Cameron Stover (California State University, East Bay). Faculty Adviser: Nolan Higdon (California State University, East Bay) Statement of Problem Human rights are special, basic interests set apart from moral rights (Clapham, 2015, p. 5). Human rights encompass areas such...
  • Toblerone and Child Soldiers

    Written by Matthew Meyers (California Maritime Academy) Edited by Aimee Casey (Diablo Valley College) Faculty Advisor: Nolan Higdon (California State University, East Bay)   In November 2016, the corporate media covered the junk food news story “Toblerone changes its iconic shape and chocoholics go crazy” while the independent media...