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History Repeats Itself: Neo-Nazi Soccer

The Ugly Side of Sports It appears that racism will not be a thing of the past. Racism is a dreadful issue. The belief that someone is lesser because of their skin color, language, customs, or any other factors revealing the basic nature of a person, is a difficult belief to grasp. Sports are recognized

Black Lives Matter: Social Creation Not Transformation

ne of the integral threads of American history and society is social reformation. The young country has endured everything from abolitionism to the suffrage of women; each movement shifted the American way of life. Currently, the primary social call for change is Black Lives Matter. Black Lives Matter is an effort to bring equality about

Bogart – Extreme Makeover: Hipster Edition

No, not the charming actor from Hollywood’s Golden Age or a misspelled variant of a Harry Potter monster; this is a much less mainstream cultural phenomenon. Bogart Street is a growing and thriving center of culture in the Bushwick neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, specifically, hipster culture. Of course, hipster-ness is a strange paradox; to