Amy Henslin

Amy completed her Master of Science in Public Policy & Human Development at Maastricht University in 2011. She also has a Bachelor of the Arts in Global & International Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Sorting Signs and Demands: A Global Perspective on the OWS Movement

April 30, 2012

Background Occupy Wall Street (OWS) is an American-based protest turned global movement that began on September 17th, 2011, in Zucotti Park in New York City’s financial district. Started by the Canadian activist group Adbusters with the goal of bringing income inequality and the powerful role of corporations in the government...

Super Tuesday: Gaining Delegates but not Speed

March 08, 2012

Analysis on the GOP’s leading candidates and the results of Super Tuesday’s vote. The results of Super Tuesday left the Republican presidential primaries right where they started, undecided, drawn-out, and divided. Super Tuesday was one of the most important and highly anticipated events of the primaries. Ten states cast their...