A blog to talk not only about adjunct faculty, but also to discuss all adjunct in society, whether adjunct faculty, students, DREAMers, undocumented, intellectual and low wage workers, and refugees, including families around the world.
This crisis, however, is most noticeable coming from Mexico and Central America.
These are our neighbors, our friends. As adjunct faculty, we may one day be teaching these students. Besides, if we were in their shoes, wouldn't we want them to take care of us?
In today's world of American politics, what are we doing to our future? Are we stomping on the many varied voices of tomorrow, on future Masters students, PhDs,scientists, lawyers, doctors, educators? Are conservative politicians afraid of losing their majority? In Texas, at least, this Latino majority is an impending reality, as it already is in California. Thus politicians repress people and pass reactionary laws that only promote racial profiling. No matter what the trump administration says about security, we know they are afraid of losing their rule. They offer bleakness instead of light & unity...