Americas Program

Anatomy of the New Brazilian Right By Diego Gonzalez, Julia Muriel Dominzain The group was founded in the heat of the Brazilian political crisis. It advocates an “extreme liberalism” (“less Marx, more Mises”). The Free Brazil Movement (MBL, by its Portuguese initials) calls itself a “supra-partisan structure”—its candidates in the …

Watch the New UN Secretary General Guterres in Action

New UN Secretary-General Brings Humanitarian Experience, But Will It Matter? 5 Things to Watch https://www.newsecuritybeat.org/2016/10/secretary-general-brings-humanitarian-experience-matter-5-watch/ mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiTkdFMU1UVm1NV1V6T1RobSIsInQiOiJBWnE4MlwvVm0ySmN3RmdFbjNJUHNWS2tUOGUrZFJOWGxnV0NrYkJtMnEyeHFXcDdQWmhqN1dVdGx3MkFGa0p4Q1wvNHo3Nm0zcnpseG1JRm9HajJcL01HbXFOdlpocEFsZUNTYkZ1UkNwT2I2Yz0ifQ%3D%3D

Human Rights and Social Justice in Higher Education

KAGL & Affiliates support human rights and social justice in higher education by hiring faculty resembling the student body. It took an Ivy League faculty member to highlight what people of color have experienced for long time. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2016/09/26/an-ivy-league-professor-on-why-colleges-dont-hire-more-faculty-of-color-we-dont-want-them/ Also watch the videos about Women Faculty of Color and the AAUP …

Implementation of the Adjunct Faculty Model

The growing use of adjunct faculty in higher education has drawn its share of criticism. However, it is not necessarily bad to make use of the Adjunct Faculty Model (AFM) to support institutional mission and goals. This research uses content analysis to explore issues regarding how to precisely define the …