About Author

Ashley Collins

Ashley Collins is the former Editor-in-Chief of the HIR.

US Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Cherie A. Thurlby. Public Domain, accessed via Wikimedia Commons.
37(4) Summer 2016, Current Feature, Featured, Letter from the Editors

Modern Warfare: The Prospects and Challenges of Conflict Today

Our summer 2016 feature issue, Modern Warfare: The Prospects and Challenges of Conflict Today, has hit newsstands! Check it out, as well as some exclusive online...
"Mass food production" by Fir0002/Flagstaffotos. CC BY-NC, accessed via Wikimedia Commons.
37(3) Spring 2016, 37(3) Spring 2016, Featured, Letter from the Editors

A Global Plate: The Dynamics of International Food Politics

Our spring 2016 feature issue, A Global Plate: The Dynamics of International Food Politics, has hit newsstands! Check out the latest print edition as well as some...
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) special envoy, actress Angelina Jolie, speaks during a United Nations Security Council meeting on women, peace, security, and sexual violence in conflict at United Nations Headquarters in New York June 24, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT POLITICS) - RTX10ZC8
37(2) Winter 2016, Current Feature, Education, Featured, Features, Health, Human Rights, Letter from the Editors, Politics, Science & Technology, Security

The New Global Ambassador: Popular Culture as a Tool of International Diplomacy

Our winter 2016 feature issue, The New Global Ambassador: Popular Culture as a Tool of International Diplomacy, will be hitting newsstands soon! Check out the latest print...
Damian Draghici giving a speech. Throughout his time in the European Parliament, Mr. Draghici has worked to improve the situation of the historically marginalized Roma population. By Partidul Social Democrat from Romania, CC BY 2.0, accessed via Wikimedia Commons.
37(1) Fall 2015, Education, Europe, Health, Human Rights, Interviews, Politics

Beyond the “Roma Issue”: Holistically Combatting the Marginalization of Roma Populations

Could you please give us some background on the Roma and the principal issues facing this population in Europe? Let me begin by sharing a...
Brazilian Senator Aécio Neves (PSDB-MG) speaks during a deliberative session. By Senado Federal - Plenário do Senado, CC BY 2.0, accessed via Wikimedia Commons.
37(1) Fall 2015, Americas, Economics, Interviews, Politics, South America

Politics and Progress: Senator Neves Analyzes Brazil’s Role in the World

The past few administrations have focused their foreign policy on consolidating Brazil’s influence in the international community. Given changes to the Itamaraty [Brazil’s foreign ministry], such as...
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37(1) Fall 2015, Current Feature, Economics, Education, Environment, Featured, Features, Health, Human Rights, Letter from the Editors

Towards a Sustainable Future: Reviewing the Millennium Development Goals

Our fall 2015 feature issue, Towards a Sustainable Future: Reviewing the Millennium Development Goals, has hit newsstands! Check out the latest print edition as...