Examine and voice your sources of happiness. Life will pass you by if you stay silent.Read more "Recalibration"
At this point, writing about the books that I read in the past year feels like reaching a checkpoint in an overly-long JRPG dungeon.Read more "2021 Selfies…with Books! Year in Review!"
The War on Terror is over. Express for yourself how you feel about the Taliban takeover and where America stands. These are my thoughts.Read more "Thoughtless: Disjointed Reflections on Afghanistan"
Post-truth threatens to create a populace that no longer believes anything. COVID is showing us that they may not even believe in death.Read more "Dismantling Post-Truth"
It is the mission of this life to identify the many ways one falls short from living an honest existence. Rather than consider this a morose undertaking, it’s rather a necessary exercise to reach meaning.Read more "The Uncompromising Nature of Tragedy"
Fairness presumes equal treatment. Fairness presumes an equal playing field. We simply aren’t playing by the same rules if we are not all aware of what we can do as members of the jury.Read more "A Step Towards Fairness and Justice"
The breach of the Capitol of the United States was, first and foremost, a breach of the United States of America’s center of power. What I saw was the successful challenging of America’s authority, unstopped by a security force that did not seem to know where its allegiance lied. The police set up a barricade […]Read more "January 6, 2021"
Bernie announced his candidacy. Here’s why I think young people (and Liberals) should get behind Peter Buttigieg this time around.Read more "Peter Buttigieg for President"
Ideological purity has been given the green light. If Democrats aren’t careful with how they jab each other, they’ll lose more voters than they’ll gain.Read more "Purity in Context"
The blackface scandal isn’t a straightforward issue and doesn’t fit into a nice, neat narrative, no matter how much the Democratic leadership wants it to.Read more "Red-Faced Northam"