If everyone tried to exhibit a little “peculiar grace” during the “mild concerns of ordinary life,” wouldn’t the world be a significantly kinder place?
People hired to address sexual assaults on campuses are being held back, even undermined, by top university officials. Here’s how they described the situation:
Fear can often be your ally. When others are selling, this can represent an investment opportunity.
I knew I would lose most of my friends when I became an atheist, and it took me about three years to be able to publicly admit my new belief. I’m still nervous.
The pressure that the media placed on the government led to some of the fastest legislative changes in the history of India’s parliament. For the first time, sexual harassment and stalking are considered a crime.
“I think that bubble is going to burst. I think it’s inevitable, at some point, there will be a cap on student loan guarantees. And when that happens, you’re going to see a repeat of what we saw in the housing market.”
My Ex told me his former lover beat him.
1. Be unapologetic.
“The trick to forgetting the big picture is to look at everything close up.”
Many of us ship out across the globe, hoping that our experiences abroad — volunteering, trekking, partying until sunrise — will illuminate truths previously hidden within the darkness of familiarity.