• Culture and Society

    Fight the Power of Social Media

    What I have been doing lately may be subtle or even inconsequential, but I have been taking  small steps to fight the power of social media. Earlier this week, news was released about a company called Cambridge Analytica that compromised the personal data of close to 50 million facebook users…

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    There Is an Immigrant in All of Us

    Have you ever found yourself in a completely new and slightly scary situation? Maybe you started a new job and had to learn your work from scratch (in addition to getting to know your new co-workers and how to find everything in a new building). Maybe you were forced to…

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    How I Write

    Committing one's thoughts to an empty page affords you the willingness and ability to communicate well. Whether the written form is a private journal entry, a book, a blog post, a screenplay, or a letter to a friend, the end result is the same. You get to exercise that muscle…