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What’s Next | Election 2016

“Elections belong to the people. It’s their decision. If they decide to turn their back on the fire and burn their behinds, then they will just have to sit on their blisters.” -Abraham Lincoln I am a middle class white woman. Both of my parents have Masters’ degrees. I am[…]

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In Response to “Skinny Shaming”

“You are imperfect, permanently and inevitably flawed. And you are beautiful.” -Amy Bloom I was recently scrolling through Facebook in an effort to further put off studying (as one does), and I came across an article titled “You Attack My Size 0, But I Can’t Attack Your Size 16.” I’ve[…]

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So Far, So Great | Study Abroad 2016

When I left for Germany this fall, my mom (who is an amazing photographer) let me borrow her “old” camera. I try and bring the camera with me everywhere I go to capture my adventures using something other than my iPhone. Here are some pictures of my trips thus far,[…]

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Listening vs. Hearing | Election 2016

“One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.” -Plato I wrote in my last post that it’s hard for me to be in Germany during such a pivotal moment in U.S. history. That has never been more true[…]

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