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Madre de Dios, Peru. Photo courtesy Geoff Gallice and wikicommons

An NSF-funded Investigation of Cultural Change in Amazonia I work at an ethnic boundary. “When they [the Matsigenka] first come,…More

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Chicago across from Lake Michigan. Photo courtesy Mike Boehmer and wikicommons

The Raw and the Reviewed

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Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz


My Experiences with the NSF One of the most significant moments in my early career was being awarded a National…More

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Every day since arriving in Tokyo this past April to do anthropological fieldwork, I have been thinking about earthquakes. That…More

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María worked in a vitamin factory in central New Jersey, where she lived with her husband and two small children.…More

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Monument to US-Mexico border deaths. Photo courtesy Tomas Castelazo and wikicommons

Over the last couple of weeks, multiple US media venues have reported on the presence of thousands of children traveling…More

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A massive natural disaster hit Serbia, Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina in May 2014.  Disastrous floods followed several days of torrential rains. …More

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Skyline of New York City, July 1960. Photo courtesy Harold Egeberg and wikicommons

Housing Rights in New York City

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Dána-Ain Davis


Revisiting Strategies from the 1960s for Creating Change Today One focus of the Civil Rights movement was accessible housing and…More

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Reflections of  lights shining on  water . Photo courtesy Magnus Manske and wikicommons

From Denial to Creation

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Mica Pollock


Meeting the Opportunity Goals of Title VI Today It’s been 50 years since Title VI of the Civil Rights Act…More

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Language and Social Justice Committee Activities, 2013-14

The 2013-14 activities undertaken by the joint CfHR (Committee for Human Rights) and SLA Committee on Language and Social Justice…More

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Waiting outside of the United States Supreme Court for a decision on the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which was ruled unconstitutional. Photo courtesy Afshan Kamrudin

One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

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Afshan Kamrudin


LGBTQ Muslims’ Struggle with Defining Civil Rights Martin Luther King Jr once said, “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice…More

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