Don’t we have anything better to talk about?

I want to preface this post with three things: I HATE award shows. I dislike the concept of 'celebrity' so much that I can't type it without using quotation marks. I tend to find Miley Cyrus annoying, but not any more so than most teenagers and young adults (almost 10 years overseeing a college student … Continue reading Don’t we have anything better to talk about?

Becoming human [guest post]

The fifth in the "Defining Moments: Search for Identity Series." This one comes to us from writer, Hector Luis Alamo, Jr. Read more of his personal blog, On the Contrary and follow him on Twitter, @HectorLuisAlamo As a mixed-race, mixed-nationality, second-generation Latino American, my identity has been in constant flux for much of my young life.Born in Humboldt Park, and … Continue reading Becoming human [guest post]

If you had one wish, what would it be? [video]

When you ask people of all faiths and ages in Jerusalem the question, "If you could have one wish, what would it be?" you realize that for the most part, as humans we all wish for many of the same things...