Mapuche women partaking in a traditional ceremony

The Prolonged Struggle for Indigenous Groups in Argentina

Societal Challenges for Argentina’s Indigenous People Every couple hundred people in Argentina comprise at least one indigenous person, whether they hail from the forests of Misiones, the lowlands of the Pampas, or the deserts of Patagonia. Putting cultural and geographical … Continue reading The Prolonged Struggle for Indigenous Groups in Argentina

A sepia toned image of a man with his fist in the air at a protest, black squares dot the image

Digital Anthropology: The ‘Hug Box’ Mentality in Collective Cyberactivism on Instagram

Studies have documented a pervasive hug box mentality involved in cyberactivism. Despite having access to vast networks of information, users continually seek similarities on social media. In this digital hug box, they tend to consume and redistribute content that reinforces … Continue reading Digital Anthropology: The ‘Hug Box’ Mentality in Collective Cyberactivism on Instagram

India’s First GSA ( Gay-straight Alliance)

Anthropology: Acceptance of Gender Identification and Sexual Orientation in India

LGBTQIA+ is missing some letters, so let me really take a step in the right direction. Firstly, let me start by making you truly aware of this term. Secondly, the truly inclusive term used to describe the queer community is … Continue reading Anthropology: Acceptance of Gender Identification and Sexual Orientation in India

An active young generation for climate change

Following Greta’s Footsteps: The Young Generation Fighting for Climate Change

Greta Thunberg’s name has become synonymous with that of climate change. Ever since the young activist from Sweden had addressed the world leaders at the United Nations, the world has sat up and started taking notice. While the leaders may … Continue reading Following Greta’s Footsteps: The Young Generation Fighting for Climate Change