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Unpacking white privilege with Peggy McIntosh

September 29th, 2019

It was through finding her voice and coming to terms with the ways her voice as a woman was sometimes marginalized that Peggy McIntosh began digging in deep to ask critical questions about unearned privileges she may have gained because of the color of her skin. I interviewed Peggy just ahead of the primaries for the 2016 election and now in the face of another primary election and social and political turbulence in the United States and globally, her words remain relevant. 

#Stand with Kashmir

September 28th, 2019

What's at stake for the people of Kashmir? What happens when there is an information black out, without access to internet, phones or the outside world? What's it like for those who are across the world without a way to contact loved ones in Kashmir.

 

On August 5, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi eliminated Article 370 of the Indian constitution. That article had afforded Kashmir a special status within India. The decision ultimately reduced Kashmir's status to a “union territory." The current state of Kashmir and the conditions that people in the region are being subjected to is being called a humanitarian crisis. Ammad Rafiqi is with Stand with Kashmir and offered a breakdown of the situation at hand.

Women’s Magazine-September 23, 2919

September 23rd, 2019

‘Four Days in Occupied Western Sahara, Africa’s Last Colony’

April 27th, 2019

20th Year Soundtrack

March 7th, 2019

Sarah Vital

March 6th, 2019

Words of an SMC Alum

March 6th, 2019

Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen

July 7th, 2018

Cecilia Vicuña is a soulful artist, filmmaker and poet. In this piece, she speaks about her exhib Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen, as well as her life, her artistic process and her vision for justice. Listen and be inspired.

The Beginning of Something New

April 30th, 2018

Campus organizers and participants weighed in about the intention, purpose and importance of the first SMC Women's Leadership Retreat, which took place on Saturday April 28, 2018. 

DRAFT RJ Intro

April 30th, 2018