Bullying

Bystander effect refers to the situation where massive population participates in watching the bullying but does not play their role in disapproving the situation. In this regard, the bystanders play a vital role in contributing with the problem and indicating silent acceptance to the bully for his hurtful behavior (Pister, 2014). The bystander effect is … More Bullying

Facts of Human Trafficking

Human trafficking is referred to the business of people mainly children and youngster who is carried out for the vested interest of the traffickers. Certain mafias and gangs, who exploit these people for the purpose of the sexual slave, forced labor or involuntary prostitution, operate human trafficking. The act of trafficking is comprised of recruitment, harboring, and transportation of … More Facts of Human Trafficking

Child Advocacy: Poverty and Ethnicity Part I

Child abuse has been one of the most discussed topics in various national and international forums. Recent studies conducted have highlighted new models in the context of child abuse with respect to poverty and ethnic orientation. In this regard, the consensus has to be developed concerning the influence of race, poverty level or both of … More Child Advocacy: Poverty and Ethnicity Part I

Revolutionary Women

“I am like a drop of water on a rock. After drip, drip, dripping in the same place, I begin to leave a mark, and I leave my mark in many people’s hearts.” -Rigoberta Menchu //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: “ca-pub-7871172139122548”, enable_page_level_ads: true });

Comparing and Contrasting the Concepts and Practices of Restorative and Transformative Justice

Click here for video  Restorative justice is not about taking revenge of the past, but creating a better future for those that violated the law and committed crimes against the victim/s.It involves both victim and offender to come together to address the responsibility of the crime and find best ways to repair the harm caused … More Comparing and Contrasting the Concepts and Practices of Restorative and Transformative Justice

Social Injustice: The Arizona Immigration Law

  The Arizona immigration bill, referred to as Arizona law S.B. 1070, presents a number of important issues to analysts of social science and members of the public. The main issue is that migrants who are unauthorized, together the communities they come from, will be subjected to intense surveillance by local and state police. In … More Social Injustice: The Arizona Immigration Law

The Struggles: Black Liberation/Women’s Liberation

During the 1960’s, Black women struggled for human rights and honor; however, they faced challenges with sexism, racism and classism. Black women were marginalized and openly discriminated against in both movements. They were an insignificant group whose existence and needs were ignored by the black men of the Black Liberation Movement and white women in … More The Struggles: Black Liberation/Women’s Liberation