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Author: Charlotte Mac Kay

Cyntoia Brown Granted Clemency by Tennessee Governor After Serving 15 Years in Prison

A fourteen-year struggle for freedom came to a conclusion on Jan. 7 when sex-trafficking victim Cyntoia Brown was granted clemency from life-in-prison by Bill Haslam, Governor of Tennessee. The 30-year-old woman’s story of incarceration for murder, which became a focus of popular media due to the interest of several celebrities, Read More

Polish Independence Day March Causes Controversy

On Nov. 11 over 200,000 people gathered in Warsaw to celebrate Poland’s 100th year of independence. However, the day was marred in controversy involving nationalists, far-right organizers and senior politicians. Independence Day in Poland has historically attracted a notable large group of nationalists, activists and right-wing protesters in Warsaw. After Read More