Response to John Oliver Interview with Monica Lewinsky

First watch this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yq7Eh6JTKIg Second, know that I'm writing this in a vacuum which only contains this video and my vague awareness of the turn of events that sparked this frenzy when I was four years old. Frankly it's amazing that Monica Lewinsky went through what she went through and came out the other…

More Than a Moment

A Response to the (Opinion) Article: “How We Destroy Lives Today” by David Brooks, The New York Times David Brooks is right: political polarization is no longer about the issues. It’s about rushing to judgments “powered by crude prejudice and social stereotyping” and expounding on those judgments with a megaphone on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.…

Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells Your Story

Alexander Hamilton By Ron Chernow 832 pages, Penguin Books, New York, 2005 The sacred rights of mankind are not to be rummaged for among old parchments or musty records. They are written, as with a sunbeam, in the whole volume of human nature by the hand of the divinity itself and can never be erased…