The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History

    The BLACK Man in the WHITE House: Racism Is Alive and Well in America The Civil Rights Act of 1964 ended segregation in public places and banned employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or national origin. While this law was created to protect voter’s rights and eliminate segregation in[…]

Episodes In Argentine History: Mothers Of The Plaza De Mayo

If you attend Spanish classes in Buenos Aires, at some point or another you will hear about the Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo. This organization is made up of mothers whose children disappeared during the Dirty War. This campaign of violence perpetrated by the country’s military dictatorship took place between 1976 and 1983 and[…]