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The Case for Collectivity

The Case for Collectivity

| March 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

In which the author defends the concept of collective security.

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Silence, Speaking Up, and Social Media in the Age of Trump

Silence, Speaking Up, and Social Media in the Age of Trump

| March 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

A lot of my Facebook friends from home are Trump supporters. I don’t really believe anything I could have shared online would have changed any of their minds, but I wonder whether I should have at least been trying.

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Not Another Political Post

Not Another Political Post

| March 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

An open letter to my sister; how I’ve been feeling and coping for the past few weeks.

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Interesting Times

Interesting Times

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Like saying someone is “late” when they’re dead, “interesting” is a nice, sanitized way to describe change, upheaval, and conflict. No one wants to live in volatile times. Yet, in the past, “interesting times” generally resulted in progress.

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Do you hear what I hear?

Do you hear what I hear?

| February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Mr. Drumpf you don’t fight for us. But we don’t need you to. What we need is an America that sees us and an America that hears us.

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Radical Islamic Feminism

Radical Islamic Feminism

| February 10, 2017 | 1 Comment

“It is this female profile, with a strong personality, blossoming, sincere and of a great bravery that the Qur’an evokes, and not that of an inevitably oppressed, retiring woman and an eternal victim.”

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Circles

Circles

| February 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

We hear, quite often, that the personal is political. But is it always?

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Regarding Obama’s Plea for Unity

Regarding Obama’s Plea for Unity

| January 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

What if Obama is wrong?

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Love Trumps Hate

Love Trumps Hate

| January 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

After the Love Rally, I felt a renewed sense of hope and pride at the world we live in.

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