Beth Bickerton

LGBT+ in 2016: The Year in Review

2015 was a busy year for for the LGBT+ worldwide community.  In the United States, activists rejoiced at the Supreme Court decision to uphold the constitutionality of same-sex marriage and the Military Equal Opportunity policy became inclusive to gay and lesbian military members.  Mexico effectively legalized the practice shortly before the U.S. through a jurisprudential…

Ecoterrorism: The Attacks We Forget

Ask the an average citizen what they think of as terrorism, and they will reply with 9/11, wars in the Middle East, the bombing in Paris, and other traditional right-wing activities. However, there is another category: special interest terrorism. This type of attack rarely makes the news, rarely hits our courts and rarely affects us…

LGBT+ in 2016: The Year in Review

2015 was a busy year for for the LGBT+ worldwide community.  In the United States, activists rejoiced at the Supreme Court decision to uphold the constitutionality of same-sex marriage and the Military Equal Opportunity policy became inclusive to gay and lesbian military members.  Mexico effectively legalized the practice shortly before the U.S. through a jurisprudential…

Ecoterrorism: The Attacks We Forget

Ask the an average citizen what they think of as terrorism, and they will reply with 9/11, wars in the Middle East, the bombing in Paris, and other traditional right-wing activities. However, there is another category: special interest terrorism. This type of attack rarely makes the news, rarely hits our courts and rarely affects us…