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Sarah Kendzior

Sarah Kendzior

Human Rights

The wages of discrimination

As income inequality now rivals that of the gilded age, scrounging for survival has become a mainstr

The wages of discrimination

Human Rights

St Louis' sons, taken too soon

Decades of violence and discrimination have to be examined to start the process of healing St Louis.

St Louis' sons, taken too soon

War & Conflict

The telegenically dead

Why Israel and its supporters fear Gaza's dead.

The telegenically dead

US & Canada

Water is a human right, but who is considered a human being?

Detroit residents face water cuts, which deny them the basic human right of access to water.

Water is a human right, but who is considered a human being?

Business & Economy

Mourn the fall of the mall

The symbol of US consumerism, the shopping mall, is crumbling.

Mourn the fall of the mall

US & Canada

The peril of hipster economics

When urban decay becomes a set piece to be remodelled or romanticised.

The peril of hipster economics

Poverty & Development

College is a promise the economy does not keep

Has college become less about education and more about purchasing credentials for flawed job market?

College is a promise the economy does not keep

US & Canada

US foreign policy's gender gap

US foreign policy needs greater diversity of skill and ideas, more women and a breakdown of economic barriers.

US foreign policy's gender gap

US & Canada

Blame it on the internet

In authoritarian regimes, the demonisation of social media is a transparent play for power.

Blame it on the internet

Opinion

When mainstream media is the lunatic fringe

Digital media gives cruelty, new visibility, but does the prestige of old media give bigoted ranting respectability?

When mainstream media is the lunatic fringe

Opinion

Expensive cities are killing creativity

New York City, a traditional incubator for artists, has now become a 'gated citadel' for creativity.

Expensive cities are killing creativity

Opinion

Charity is not a substitute for justice

Poor Americans need higher salaries, not food drives.

Charity is not a substitute for justice