Tag: unexpected discovery

Dear Class of 2008

(Ed. I have nothing to add. This is brilliant.) By Melissa Harris-Lacewell Originally Published on The Root: Sorry we’ve screwed things up. Now, suck it up and lead. I know that everyone is saying, “Congratulations.” We say it because we are proud of you and what you have accomplished. I want to say something else; something that others may not say. “I am sorry.” We have a lot of reasons to apologize. We have taught you to think of education as a program, formula or code that you can crack. We have valued grades and scores more than learning. We have

Read More
Subscribe for updates!
ABOUT AUTHOR
Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

Books

A Letter to America

The Thirteeneth Juror

Where is The Outrage Topics
Categories
FOLLOW ME ON