Tears We Cannot Stop

Tears We Cannot Stop, A Sermon to White America by Michael Eric Dyson Below are some of the quotes from Tears We Cannot Stop that jumped off the page at me. Pick up this book, read it for yourself. We have work to do. It starts with me and continues with you. I offer this … Continue reading Tears We Cannot Stop

One L

One L by Scott Turow To begin preparing for my 1L year at Michigan Law, I read Scott Turow's One L. Tonight I sit writing in my Michigan shirt (HA1L!), with my Barbri Law Preview course book and online lectures in front of me, thanks to a generous scholarship from Vinson & Elkins, as I … Continue reading One L

Sister Outsider

Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde On the final day of the Fulbright Berlin conference in March 2019, I was introduced to Audre Lorde by a quote at the end of a presentation by Dimitri Diagne, an English Teaching Assistant in Kosovo, regarding media literacy, his experience as a Black man teaching in Kosovo, and discussing … Continue reading Sister Outsider

What Happened

What Happened by Hillary Rodham Clinton Hillary Rodham Clinton wrote What Happened following the 2016 Election. It is heartbreaking to relive the high of Hillary, a champion for many, becoming the first woman to secure a major party's nomination for President of the United States and watching the electoral college elect a man who powered … Continue reading What Happened