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Connecticut Discusses Radical Islam

The panelists touched on the development of extremist groups ISIS and Boko Haram as well as Western attention and responses to their rise.

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“An Update on the Ukrainian Crisis from Roksolana”

“An Update on the Ukrainian Crisis from Roksolana” by guest author Roksolana Luchkan and edited by Isabel Monteleone     Surreal. That is the word that Roksolana Luchkan used to describe the situation after hearing about the death of her cousin last week in the dangerous, war-torn parts of Eastern Ukraine. Fighting in Ukraine has… Continue reading “An Update on the Ukrainian Crisis from Roksolana”

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CTWAC’s Megan Torrey remembers Nelson Mandela

When I was a young teen in the 80’s I remember watching the news and learning about apartheid in South Africa. I remember learning about a powerful man who had been jailed simply for believing in equality and freedom/ all watching the evening news and seeing protests at Yale against apartheid. My young naïve mind… Continue reading CTWAC’s Megan Torrey remembers Nelson Mandela