What I’ve come to realize -- and what I wish I would’ve told my classmate -- is that there is no formula for greatness. There’s no path and there’s no direction or guidance anyone can truly offer to achieve it.
By separating the art from the artist, we are detaching ourselves from any consequences for supporting an artist’s music. It permits us to celebrate abusive men as musical geniuses, while the more troublesome aspects of their lives become mere footnotes.
Students should feel safe exercising their right to protest and those that disagree with them should realize that accepting differences in the way we express our patriotism helps our democracy thrive.
Prescription pain pills are over-prescribed and easy to misuse; having them in your bathroom now is like having heroin in your medicine cabinet. It’s becoming easier to get high than it is to get help.
If we do not care for our planet, the only people who will be able to survive the environmental crisis are the ones who can afford to.
The freedom of speech for Nazis is gleefully defended by the president and his supporters, while people of color are denied this same support.
A Strange win will tilt the political balance towards appeasement of Trump the man, while a Moore win will lead to the emphasis on Trump the movement.