By: Yuri Ramirez

Ground Zero: Capitalism and climate change
January 12, 2015

There are no natural disasters, only natural hazards. Truth be told, disasters are in part— a result of human intervention or…

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Global Health and Diplomacy: A means to containing the contagion?
November 3, 2014

Borders no longer exist when you talk about health. This rings true at present for a world which has undergone through…

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Say what you mean, mean what you say: A look into the politics of language
July 17, 2014

The disagreement if whether or not language exists independently from politics is little to none. Conservatives think that language per…

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All’s Fair in Love and Politics?
April 11, 2014

“The personal is political”, so says the title of the essay written by the feminist Carol Hanisch. And the same goes…

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The Matter with Occupy
February 22, 2014

If it occupies space and has mass—then it’s matter! (Please excuse the pun.) And the real matter here is the Occupy…

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Of Secrecy and Security: The Practice of Diplomacy in the Age of Leaks
January 15, 2014

Diplomacy has gone through a lot of changes, evolution— particularly in its practice bringing forth its many types which serve to…

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The Euro Zone: Not One, But Two
December 16, 2013

The Greek drama for the Euro Zone crisis is reaching its peak, ultimately at different points—and they say when you…

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