Postings from All
Kudos to The Seattle Times for its thoughtful Sunday editorial calling on lawmakers to fix the root causes of gun violence. Pointing out that “more people are killed every year by guns than car crashes,” it calls for building public policy around key health data for Seattle and King County....
Dear Robin McLaurin Williams,
Robin, we miss you and we’re sure you miss us. Although your latest film, Boulevard, paints a quieter picture, we're sure you are coming around the corner any moment, riding a rocket, singing, wearing a sequined suit of lights. In truth, we aren’t sure of anything. The truth is, we never quite knew...read more
As noted in my previous post, a powerful story in The New York Times last week took on the issue of suicide on college campuses and the many factors that can lead to it— elements including shame and social media.
The reporter, Julie Scelfo, followed up this week with a very informative Q&A addressing...read more
The New York Times ran an article last week that highlighted suicides on campuses and talked about some possible causes and solutions. The writer, Julie Scelfo, addressed complex issues, including the pull of college students—and indeed, many of us in general—to feel that we’re succeeding.