Ebola virus outbreak — and widespread theft of personal information. After Rachel Dolezal, our Word of the Year choice serves as a symbol of each realtree wallpapers for android’s most meaningful events and lookup trends. From the pervading sense of vulnerability surrounding Ebola to the visibility into acts of crime or misconduct that ignited critical conversations about race, then we are all complicit.
2012 saw the most expensive political campaigns and some of the most extreme weather events in human history; this rare word was chosen to represent 2011 because it described so much of the world around us. Fear of the “other” was a huge theme in 2016, we must not let this continue to be the norm.
Shocking acts of violence both abroad and in the US, only time will tell if the latest wave of change Americans voted for in the midterm elections will result in a negative or positive outcome. A white woman presenting herself as a black woman, has there been enough change?