Back To Square One

Looking back at the first assignment, I realize how knowledge I got from the class in order to have a better understanding of the situation of certain neighborhoods. The main idea my first post just making a distinction between two neighborhoods as I was walking by. I realize the reason why those neighborhoods are...

Beyond the Wall

photo: Wall in El Paso by Jonathan McIntosh When people talk about immigration policies probably the first thing that comes to people’s minds is the construction of a wall that prevents people from entering the country illegally. This idea became popular due to the new President Trump’s administration but a “border wall won’t make as...

American Ghetto

  GHETTO AMERICA. Digital image. GHETTO AMERICA. N.p., 14 June 2009. Web. 19 Mar. 2017.   The origin of this word was in Venice and it was used to describe areas of a city were Jews not allowed and segregated. A definition of the word ghetto in the United States is a community that...

G.I Bill

G.I. Bill. Digital image. Doing Something Right for the Veterans: The GI Bill of Rights. Oregon State Archives, n.d. Web.   The G.I Bill also known as the Servicemen’s Readjustment Act of 1944, was a law created to provide benefits to veterans who were returning from WWII. The law was created by the American...

Zapatista Movement

The Zapatista movement took place Mexico, in the state of Chiapas. It was led by the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional, EZLN) often referred to as Zapatistas. The group is a revolutionary leftist political and militant group who has been in a declared war against the Mexican state since 1994....

A Country With No Borders

                New York City is one of the most diverse cities in the world. Walking around the streets one can find people from multiple countries, ethnicities, religions and different social classes. Walking in any direction one will go through multiple neighborhoods and as one walks by it...

Spam prevention powered by Akismet

Skip to toolbar