But to be blinded by the hatred and hurt we have received would cause us to miss an essential distinction about our privilege.
But ultimately, it isn't in anyone's best interest to create a quick fix solution just to ease tensions and create a short term hush for the chaos.
Our culture doesn’t put an emphasis on learning how to eat mindfully.
I am not only safe, I am powerful.
Let your voice be heard, and push our government toward the laws that we desperately need.
This feeling seems to be a sweet affliction for our generation—fame feeds us and forces us to face scorn at the same time.
While Emerson College has trouble keeping strangers out, they are excellent at stopping students from getting in.
Our liberal arts coursework teaches us the ability to remain fully human—to develop ideals, to be empathetic, to read, and then walk in another's shoes.
I still find myself shrinking from a sexism I’ve internalized through the years.
Many people are afraid to come out as bi, in part because they know they will be told to pick a side.
But there's a clear disconnect between how Emerson advertises its amnesty services, and its de facto implementation.
I want the Oscars to grow and expand, but I can’t wait for them.
Perhaps the only way to circumvent a forced choice is to refuse to submit to it.
And although Emerson's new rule is cased in a humorous shell, the college's recent ban of the device, at its core, is a reminder that conduct policies shan't be set stone.
I woke up the next morning, however, with no unrealistic expectations for myself, and thus, no opportunities for failure or self-criticism.