The Problematic Accountability of Cannabis-Related Criminals

When speaking about the very idea of accountability, we are often hampered by historical biases that refrain us from allowing justice. In modern society, people are hesitant in condemning wrongdoings if the perpetrator of that lawlessness is someone of color, gay, transgender, or of any other "controversial" status. However, facts still remind us of the … Continue reading The Problematic Accountability of Cannabis-Related Criminals

The True Reason Why Spanish Conquistadors Were So Successful

I've been rereading the book Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell recently. For that reason, I perceive success in a very different way that I did prior to me reading his book. The truth is that, hidden in the fabrics of our society are many elements that constitute our success in various different ways. Individual merit has a … Continue reading The True Reason Why Spanish Conquistadors Were So Successful