Friendship in the Social Media Age

How social media that was originally designed to connect friends can just as easily drive them apart.


Anna Karenina and the Contemporary Treatment of Women

Society has been inundated recently with stories of oppressed women.  The #MeToo campaign, in particular, gained traction after media outlets publicized sexual misconduct allegations against Harvey Weinstein and other powerful men (PolisPandit wrote about it here).  Stories detailing the plight of women at the hands of powerful male oppressors have persisted for centuries.  Whether due…

Resolutions for a New Year – 2018

Everyone should make resolutions and write them down.  Some contend you should instead approach each day with new goals, but that misses the point.  The change from one calendar year to the next is more about reflecting on where you have been, where you are, and where you are going.  It is the perfect moment…