Cole Kazdin

self-defense

What It's Like to Be a Man Paid to Pretend to Attack Women

“You have to learn how to say some pretty nasty stuff,” says one of the male instructors at an “adrenal stress training” course.
Cole Kazdin
12.6.18
mental illness

PTSD, Suicide, and Despair: The Silent Perils of Being a Firefighter

The most dangerous part of the job can come when firefighters are off the clock.
Cole Kazdin
8.7.18
immigration

The Violence Central American Migrants Are Fleeing Was Stoked by the US

We're still dealing with the aftermath of atrocities committed by US allies in Central America during the Cold War.
Cole Kazdin
6.28.18
immigration

The Groups Desperately Working to Reunite Immigrant Children and Parents

As the Trump administration separates families at the border, NGOs are scrambling to help any way they can.
Cole Kazdin
6.21.18
politics

This Son of Immigrants Has Sued Trump 35 Times and Counting

California's top lawyer has been locked in legal combat against the administration. But is he too focused on Trump?
Cole Kazdin
6.4.18
immigration

Salvadorans Won't Let Trump Kick Them Out of the US Without a Fight

Trump's latest move on immigration could lead to 200,000 immigrants being deported, but they won't go quietly.
Cole Kazdin
1.11.18
Standing Rock

The Sioux Lost a Key Battle in Their Struggle Against the DAPL

The tribe's latest attempt to shut down the pipeline temporarily ended in failure.
Cole Kazdin
10.12.17
protest

What Anti-Pipeline Warriors Have Learned from Standing Rock

The South Dakota protest didn't stop the Dakota Access Pipeline, but it energized a movement.
Cole Kazdin
8.1.17
immigration

Undocumented Immigrants Are Too Scared to Go to the Doctor

And these women are working to convince them that it's safe.
Cole Kazdin
6.13.17
immigration

The Nervous Immigrant's Guide to Getting Through Customs

"When you’re in that moment the fear takes over.”
Cole Kazdin
5.15.17
DAPL

The Dakota Access Pipeline Is Already Leaking

And the Standing Rock Sioux are worried.
Cole Kazdin
5.11.17
Standing Rock

The Standing Rock Sioux Aren't About to Roll Over for Trump

The tribe is preparing to challenge the Dakota Access pipeline in court as round two of the battle between activists and government begins.
Cole Kazdin
2.8.17
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