Slavery and inequality

Why are inequality and social immobility more enduring and extreme in the former Confederacy? Blame the lingering effects of slavery…
Why are inequality and social immobility more enduring and extreme in the former Confederacy? Blame the lingering effects of slavery… [More]

LOVE146: Philosophy in Action

There is a modern day slave trade and an estimated 27-30 million people are enslaved worldwide. At the heart of today’s slave trade are the many forms of enslavement such as debt bondage, forced labor, forced child labor, child soldiers, sex slaves, and child sex slaves. The mission of human rights oranizations are built upon the philosophical foundations of what it means to be human, particularly the meaning and function of human rights. [More]