In today’s globalized world, economics is often the driving force of many contemporary issues and events. Unpacking the historical, political and cultural aspects of economic trends provides a critical understanding of the rampant inequalities across the world today and the issues making headlines.

The Attack on Substantive Due Process: Roe v. Wade and Beyond

The overturning of Roe v. Wade by the United States Supreme Court has stripped rights held for nearly half a century and raises concerns about the new, conservative makeup of the Court. The landmark 1973 case established access to abortion as a federal right, stating overreaching state restrictions were unconstitutional. However, the 2022 Dobbs v.…