In a tremendous act of courage, 17-year-old Milan Bolden- Morris chose to attend her prom wearing a custom gown emblazoned with the photos of Trayvon Martin and others whose deaths gave rise to the Black Lives Matter movement.
As a native New Yorker from Queens, I am still a registered Democrat in the true-blue state of New York, despite being a “resident” of Iowa for the last six years.
Yes, Mother’s Day is hard for me, but I think it is even harder for the mothers out there who see their children everyday but never get any sort of acknowledgement.
I am so grateful for my mom and her unwavering love and patience with me.
I can’t compute how awesome my mom is. I will never know how much she sacrificed or how much pain she endured for me.
Whether we are aware of it or not, subconsciously many of us base our own value through the opinion of others through our screens every day.
Ivanka Trump just wrote a painfully vapid motivational book and it is peak Trump.
How “conspiracy culture” emerged from the basement, dropped the tinfoil hat and became the driving force of sociopolitics in America.
You’re working for money? Why aren’t you just following your passion?
If millennials want to become the most tolerant, open-hearted generation in human history, it starts with taking the right mental posture towards people and ideas we disagree with.