Blessings on Blessings on Blessings: when being grateful goes wrong

Be thankful. Count your blessings. I remember complaining as a child about not being able to get something I wanted. My parents  would say “What, you think money grows on trees?” and remind me to “be thankful for what you have, lots of people have it worse.” I remember feeling a sense of shame about… Continue reading Blessings on Blessings on Blessings: when being grateful goes wrong

On White Student Unions

ON WHITE STUDENT UNIONS Ryan Williams-Virden March 20th 2013 For my mental and emotional health I try not to follow the news coming out of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). Yet, yesterday, I couldn’t avoid one particular story. On Friday, March 15th, members of the White Student Union at Towson University challenged a speaker from… Continue reading On White Student Unions