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Where are all the white people going? White flight comes to an end

In the idyllic (for some) years of Postwar 1950s America, thousands of American families chased the American Dream to planned communities outside major cities, and thus, the suburbs were born. Ever since, suburbia has in many ways been synonymous with middle class white culture in the United States, but that era might finally be coming Read More…

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Despite Trump’s best efforts, immigrants in California are receiving positive support

Donald Trump may have intended to weaken the bond that immigrants have with their home countries — and with their new country — when he stated recently that Mexican immigrants are bringing violence and drugs into the U.S. The backlash has been strong against Trump; the support, however, has been astounding in the worst possible Read More…

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Family of Eric Garner settles with New York for $5.9 million

On July 12, the New York City Comptroller’s Office settled with the family of Eric Garner, offering them $5.9 million in damages. The settlement comes nearly a year after the 43-year-old African American was killed by police. The Associated Press reports that the two parties reached an agreement after months of litigation. Last October, the Read More…