Teach Freedom-Teaching the Freedom Writers

An Interview with Erin Gruwell

Erin Gruwell’s first day of student teaching at Woodrow Wilson High School in Long Beach, California didn’t go so well. The desks in...

Dave Barry is Not Taking This Seriously

The Award-Winning Humorist on Laughter and Lightening Up

For Dave Barry, humor writing is not a choice. Fortunately, he’s exceptionally good at it. Over the past thirty years, his tireless...

Spiritual Jihad

Journey of an Empowered Islamic Woman

In the early summer of 1984, I piled eagerly into my father’s Subaru station wagon, a buoyant 19-year-old about to make an unorthodox...

Creating Waves

Interactive Art: SuperConsciousness Interview with Emerging Artist Daniel Palacios

Traditionally, people go to an art exhibit or museum to observe an art piece and then experience a reaction based on that observation. This...