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What Will Trump’s Declaration on Jerusalem Mean to Palestinians?

Maha Nassar, 2017-2018 Fellow. This piece was first published by The Conversation. "When President Donald Trump on Dec. 5 recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, he not only effectively endorsed Israel’s de facto annexation of…
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‘Slacktivism’ that works

Jennifer Earl, 2016-2017 Fellow. This piece was first published in The Conversation. "In 2013, an online petition persuaded a national organization representing high school coaches to develop materials to educate coaches about sexual assault and how…
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How the US can help Africa fight terrorism by supporting local activists

Phyllis Taoua , 2015-2016 Public Voices Fellow. This piece was first published in The Conversation, "The urgency of promoting social justice in Africa as the best firewall against the spread of extremism grows daily, as we witness…
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What does Ghana have to celebrate in its 59th year of independence?

Phyllis Clark Taoua, 2015-2016 Public Voices Fellow and UA student Francis Mbawini Abugbilla. This piece was first published in The Conversation, "Ghana has long been a symbol of Africa’s promise. But it has also been a reflection of…
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Family values and deportation don’t go together

Anna Ochoa O’Leary—2014-2015 Fellow. This piece was first published in The Conversation. “Not so long ago, I sat across the table from Teresa, age 25, in a migrant shelter right across the border from Nogales Arizona…
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