The language of silence

Sandy Hook, silence, language

We often look to language to help us make sense of the world. When something like Sandy Hook happens, language fails us. There are no words that can express the shock, the grief, the fear, the anger, the sadness that … Continue reading

Silence is not always golden: The Komen-Planned Parenthood Brouhaha

Earlier this week, news got out that Susan G. Komen had decided to stop funding Planned Parenthood, leaving more than 870,000 women without access to breast cancer screenings. These screenings save lives. This post isn’t a blow by blow of how … Continue reading