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Information, Knowledge, and the Gordian Knot of American Life

By Matthew Walker, Ph. D. (This is the runner-up of our Summer 2020 Essay Contest.) Crises offer opportunities for the realization of new possibilities.  They focus attention on issues of immediate concern--and rightfully so--but they also offer latent systemic...

Persistence: A Minority’s Response to Adversity

By Tamia Bradham (This is the winner of our Summer 2020 Essay Contest.) I have learned the term liberation when I first learned to read from books such as Henry’s Freedom Box, and Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad. I have grown up on slavery without toiling...

Wonder What’s Next? This Is How We Invent The Future

Guest contribution from Jill Hufnagel Never before have we collectively been under the kinds of pressure we’re experiencing globally in the moment that is COVID19. It’s as if we’ve all—at the same time—had the rug pulled out from under us. While the fall-out of that...

Call For Contributors

Our Summer Contest Theme:  Crisis and Possibility  Description:  We seek thoughtfully crafted contemporary essays on the connections between crisis and possibility.   The crises of the moment are multiple.  It can seem pollyannaish to even speak or write in this...

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Information, Knowledge, and the Gordian Knot of American Life

By Matthew Walker, Ph. D. (This is the runner-up of our Summer 2020 Essay Contest.) Crises offer opportunities for the realization of new possibilities.  They focus attention on issues of immediate concern--and rightfully so--but they also offer latent systemic...

Persistence: A Minority’s Response to Adversity

By Tamia Bradham (This is the winner of our Summer 2020 Essay Contest.) I have learned the term liberation when I first learned to read from books such as Henry’s Freedom Box, and Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad. I have grown up on slavery without toiling...

Wonder What’s Next? This Is How We Invent The Future

Guest contribution from Jill Hufnagel Never before have we collectively been under the kinds of pressure we’re experiencing globally in the moment that is COVID19. It’s as if we’ve all—at the same time—had the rug pulled out from under us. While the fall-out of that...

Call For Contributors

Our Summer Contest Theme:  Crisis and Possibility  Description:  We seek thoughtfully crafted contemporary essays on the connections between crisis and possibility.   The crises of the moment are multiple.  It can seem pollyannaish to even speak or write in this...

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