Category: History

Channeling the River: Using Social and Cognitive Science to Steer Inclusion Efforts

In 2012, I was running Brooklyn Law School’s student newspaper when the school’s New York Bar Exam pass rate dropped for the third year in a row. No…

On Difficult Conversations

Of all the definitions of “friend,” I prefer the one that says friends are people we share our secrets with. The idea is that we grant greater access…

A Quick Rundown on the United States

The United States is a country of countries. Don’t believe me? Check the dictionary:   And now, “country.”   Not convinced? The colonies that became the United States…