A social contract is an implied agreement among the people of a society about the rules that define their government. The author of this piece believes it’s time to establish new social contracts to replace systems that aren’t working well anymore.
|Read about how Mexican-American Cesar Chavez forever changed the history of American Labor rights. He succeeded in bettering the lives of farm workers nationwide through his nonviolent efforts.|
|Discover the impact and significance of the Netherlands’ first national Holocaust monument.|
|Read this article to learn how 19-year-old Zara Rutherford plans to make aviation history.|
|This ground-breaking program gives thousands of young black professionals an opportunity to intern for elite companies around the world.|
This detailed timeline describes several key conflicts in the historic struggle between prosperous industrialists and the workers whose labor drove their profits.
Asian American actors feel like they’re finally getting the representation they deserve.
Watch Sue Austin challenge what it means to use a wheelchair in her underwater adventure.
Read about their experiences as they plead for the rescue of those still trapped in Afghanistan.
Read what youth climate activists such as Vanessa Nakate and Greta Thunberg had to say at the Youth4Climate summit.
Read about the importance of racially inclusive casting in the world of Shakespearian theatre.
Read about how smart phones and social media impact the social lives of teens.
Learn about women’s outstanding achievements in Olympic games past and present.
Researchers have discovered that COVID-19 fears tend to be split along gender binary lines.
Have you ever stopped to think that the robot uprising could potentially be more terrifying than certain death? Read this op-ed to learn more about this writer’s thoughts about the future.
|Wealthy Americans of the Gilded Age often indulged in extravagance—even when hosting dinner parties. This short article features important dinner etiquette for hosts and guests, and even includes a menu.|
Watch the video to learn more about the positive effects greenscapes have had in New York City.
|Molly Pitcher and Betsy Ross are familiar names in the history of women in America’s Revolutionary Era. Read this detailed article to learn the stories of other women who supported the war effort.|
Happy the elephant is in the middle of a monumental court case with far-reaching consequences.
In this interview, a sociologist explains how competition among consumers—not necessarily the providers of goods and services—is what drives spending.