Ariana Chomitz Ariana Chomitz
Ariana Chomitz is a Kenyon College graduate with a B.A. in Anthropology. A specialist in international and experiential education, she has lived, studied and taught in urban Asia. She likes talking about culture, education and the environment.

Watch: LAPD tries to clean up its image, misses a spot

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You can try to solve the problem, or you can try to make the problem look less-bad.

On eve of Ecuador pollution trial, Chevron (predictably) stalls

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Yesterday, in what they’d like to have come off as a higher-road detour, Chevron made a big deal about dropping the fraud claims against one of the major funders of the plaintiffs ...

In Ecuador, Chevron found contamination — and comedy — in soil they testified was clean

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Video shows inspectors laughing at the fact that they kept finding petroleum “where it’s not supposed to be.”

Let’s slow down this race, together: Starbucks and a bad hashtag

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Starbucks’ #RaceTogether campaign was the wrong way to go about the right discussion.

Fatwas, gay sex tourism and the Indonesian LGBT underground

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Context surrounding the recent fatwa against gays issued by Indonesia’s most prominent Muslim clerical body.
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