Exposing the horrific crime of modern-day slavery

Kate Stoppiello discusses the crime of human trafficking and efforts that are being made to combat it, including actor Ashton Kutcher’s foundation, Thorn.

Artist Kara Walker’s Exhibition Opens at the University Museum of Contemporary Art

‘Emancipating the Past: Kara Walker’s Tales of Slavery and Power’ at UMass.

Professor of architecture and award winning designer Julian Bonder speaks at UMass

The Department of Architecture’s Spring Lecture series has begun.

The true backbone of America

Christin Howard explores the true history of the United States, a country that was founded on oppression and exploitation.

‘13th’ is an eye opening documentary about the US incarceration system

Ava DuVernay pulls no punches in this blistering examination of the legalized successor to slavery enabled by the 13th Constitutional Amendment.

Look out behind you

Karen Podorefsky discusses the issue of human trafficking and the very real threat that it poses to people, especially women and children, across the globe.

Slavery is alive now

Almost a hundred and fifty years after the Emancipation Proclamation, slavery is still alive and unfortunately, all too well.