The Irony Behind Tim Wise and White Priviledge

Last week, renowned anti-racist advocate, Tim Wise, came to UMass for a screening of his new documentary, “White Like Me,” followed by a question and answer period with the audience. I won’t go into details about the actual documentary, y’all can check that on your own time, but during the post-screening  period, Wise was confronted about some online beef that occurred after a post on … Continue reading The Irony Behind Tim Wise and White Priviledge

The Silence of Injustices: The Baha’is of Iran

Last month, Mr. Ataollah Rezvani was murdered. His body was found in his car on the outskirts of Bandar Abass, the Iranian city to which he resided in. Leading up to this moment, Rezvani had been expelled from his University, he had been let go from his job, and the weeks prior to his murder, he had received menacing phone calls. All of these events–being … Continue reading The Silence of Injustices: The Baha’is of Iran