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Transcending transphobia

Transcending transphobia

Enrique Bonilla

March 2, 2017

Two months into a Trump presidency, America has seen some major setbacks in the course of social progression. Barack Obama, who had enacted several measures to progress the rights and equal treatment of the LGBTQ+ community is now sitting on the sidelines as Trump rescinds them. Last week, directives we...

The low-hanging fruit of activism

The low-hanging fruit of activism

Enrique Bonilla

February 23, 2017

In an ongoing struggle between the state and the people during the current Trump presidency, both fascist and anti-fascist groups have taken their views to the streets. Early Feb., a small group of anti-fascist (antifa) members helped break down barricades, set off fires and help a crowd in the thousa...