Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

I’m a high school teacher. Recently, I was reflecting on my own education and realized that we don’t learn everything in school. In history in particular, we often learn from just one textbook, from just one perspective.

Here’s why we should keep searching.

It’s not my job to absolve your white guilt

It should not take our deaths for people to realize our worth

Meet Qahera, the Muslim superheroine fighting bigots instead of comic book villains

She was created by Egyptian illustrator and designer Deena Mohamed

I left New York City at the start of the pandemic. Now that I’m returning, I wonder what life will look like.

There’s so much about the city that I’ve missed