Important Issues Are Not Mutually Exclusive

I see it all the time. “Instead of focusing on Black Lives Matter, why don’t we talk about abortion?” “I have an idea, why don’t we start sharing information about child trafficking the way we do about COVID-19?” “Y’all spend your time discussing masks when we should really be bringing attention to police brutality.” TheContinue reading “Important Issues Are Not Mutually Exclusive”

On track spikes and dads

1. The winter before track started my junior year of high school, Nike came out with a new pair of spikes made specifically for the long and triple jump. These were my signature events, and I wanted those spikes more than I had ever wanted anything in my entire life. I prepared the argument IContinue reading “On track spikes and dads”