Smoke billowing from China’s smog: What we know so far

The air pollution in China has been a major topic of discussion over the past few weeks.Chinese authorities have been calling for stricter air quality controls, while other nations have sought to contain the pollution and pressure the country to meet air quality standards set by the World Health Organization.The air pollution from China has risen in recent weeks as […]

How the black alamo survived as a museum

The black alamos of San Antonio, Texas, have long been held in reverence as one of the great civil rights landmarks of the 20th century.But in the past couple of decades, some historians have questioned the role of the museum in preserving this history and have suggested that the museum has become an institution of whitewashing and white privilege.As such, […]