Student Housing and Ethnic Segregation at Chico State

This is a rather odd post for a blog which typically addresses national and international issues.  This blog is about my own university, Chico State, in California, which has worked very hard to qualify for federal money to be a "Hispanic Serving Institution."  This is a good thing, as California is rapidly changing ethnic composition … Continue reading Student Housing and Ethnic Segregation at Chico State

Vigilantism in a Tanzanian Village, 1997

Vigilantism in a Tanzanian Village, 1997 from When Killing is a Crime, by Tony Waters Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1997  By Essau Magugudi in Kigoma NOVEMBER 27, 1997, is deeply etched in the memories of Shunga villagers. It was on this day that they took law into their own hands and hacked to death three bandits … Continue reading Vigilantism in a Tanzanian Village, 1997