Artist Statement: DRONE WARS

  The movie poster my group chose was Star Wars Attack of the clones. The reason why we agree to this one because we had a good name for it which is Drone Wars Attack on The Taliban’s . It fits best for our topic which is Drones we had others in mind like The…

Annotated Works Cited: Gentrification

  Abbey-Lambertz, Kate. “This Is What It’s Like To Live In San Francisco If You’re Not A Billionaire Startup Founder.” The Huffington Post. N.p., 26 Feb. 2016. Web.   “A Changing Mission – The Story.” San Francisco Chronicle. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Jan. 2017. This article follows several people, both gentrifiers and those being gentrified….

Artist’s Statement: Domestic Doubt

 Photoshop artist: Marcelo A.   Intro: “What are the regulations around maintenance/care of domestic animals and how have they influenced the pet industry?” This question built the foundation of our IDP and the satirical poster I created for my group on our project about Animal Rights.   Par. 1: The movie I chose to satire…

Learning While Black

By: Amber Lee Learning While Black The school-to-prison pipeline is an example of racism in America. In 1954, the US Supreme court ruled that “segregation of America’s public schools was unconstitutional.” Although schools are now integrated, there are still many disparities in outcomes for whites and blacks in 2017. The school-to-prison pipeline is a theory…

Gentrification: What’s it Good For?

In the Bay Area, where property values are constantly rising, the term gentrification is thrown around, but few actually know what it means. Gentrification is a multifaceted with many  different implications. According to John Muller, a writer for Greater Greater Washington,  gentrification is “middle class people taking up residence in a traditionally working class areas…

The Contradiction of Our Country

Specific on laws, regulations, and organizations on animal rights that have heavy influence on public opinion on these laws and regulations.

Why Do Animals Have Rights?

This passage explains how animals have rights because the human relationship with animals. We’ve had a relationship with animals since the beginning. Throughout our history together, domestic animals have been loyal to us since which is why we feel the need to give them rights to protect from cruelty and allow them to be spared from suffering.

May the Source be with You: an Annotated Works Cited

A Day in the Life of Detention. (n.d.). Retrieved January 17, 2017, from http://www.clallam.net/juvenileservices/dayindetention.html ACLU. (n.d.). School-To-Prison Pipeline: Charts, Data in Rhode Island. Retrieved January 19, 2017, from http://riaclu.org/issues/issue/the-school-to-prison-pipeline-charts-and-conclusions/ Admin, B. (2010, November 02). In Federal Sentencing, Age Begins to Matter. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from http://crimeinthesuites.com/in-federal-sentencing-age-begins-to-matter/ Administrator, E. (2015, March 27). Attorney Directory. Retrieved…

Let’s Talk Cause, and Figure Out Effects

Gentrification is defined by Merriam-Webster’s dictionary as,”the process of renewal and rebuilding accompanying the influx of middle-class or affluent people into deteriorating areas that often displaces poorer residents.” Gentrification is a popular subject in today’s ever evolving society. This phenomenon is widespread, affecting urban districts around the world. However a question that has gone unanswered…