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The people of Hong Kong are completely justified in protesting the Chinese government

by Miles Streicek, Staff Writer

September 18, 2019

I am currently studying abroad in Taiwan and since coming to east Asia, the events that recently transpired here seem far less distant and much more tangible.  I have gotten to speak with several people from Hong Kong during...

Protests are fine, but it’s action that affects change

by Kemi Giwa, Staff Columnist

February 22, 2017

Real change is realized only when people aren’t merely part-time activists who fall back into passivity once the hype of a situation dies down.

South Korean activists prove mass demonstrations work as President impeached

by Aulani Capuchin, Staff Columnist

December 14, 2016

This has been an active season for American activists, but the U.S. is not alone in its political turmoil. South Korea, a notable strategic U.S. ally, just impeached their president. South Koreans took their displeasure to...


Protests drive hate crime

September 15, 2014