Welcome back! Here is your afternoon briefing… JMU Students and Faculty participate in global Climate Strike On Friday (9/20/19), around 400 students and faculty walked out of their classes and jobs to stand on the Wilson Hall steps joining in on the global climate strike. They then marched downtown to demand action in preventing climate […]Read More Newsroom
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Here is what we’ve been talking about this week! Climate changes destroys traditional farming style that dates back to Mayans Despite politicians attempts to explain how climate change isn’t real, or that global warming is a lie, facts state otherwise! Farmers use a rainfed practice called milpa, which helps overcome the poor soil conditions. Some of […]Read More Hot off the press, the feminist newsroom!
When first launched, the Women’s March on Washington was a post-inaugural protest, but it quickly evolved into a global mission for equality. On Saturday, January 21st there were 673 marches total. In Washington D.C. alone, the Metro logged 1,001,613 entries into the rail systems, which is a slap in the face to Trump’s Inauguration Day, where there were only […]Read More These Boots Were Made For Walking: Afterthoughts on the Women’s March on Washington