Social Stratification in Always Running

Always Running, by Luis Rodriguez, boldly addresses multiple sociological themes that embody the entirety of the story. Rodriguez’s social construction of reality was predetermined by society’s expectations on him due to his race, socioeconomic background and upbringing, and his education. Because of these aspects of his life, his past had no story and his current … Read moreSocial Stratification in Always Running

A Never-Ending Battle? Tools Necessary to Combat the Injustice of Class Oppression

Sometimes, we pay even when there’s been no mistake, just for being who we are. I don’t mind paying for my mistakes. But it seems like we’re paying for everyone else’s mistakes too.–Luis RodriguezAlthough injustices like racial oppression are present in everyday life, one often cannot fathom how such a large-scale offense can be solved … Read moreA Never-Ending Battle? Tools Necessary to Combat the Injustice of Class Oppression