Boldly Inclusive Ideas Challenge Bold Bigotry

Boldly Inclusive Ideas Challenge Bold Bigotry

These are the days of bold bigotry, where factions of people are staking out claims to absolute truth while closing their ears to the opinions of others. This harmful trend is polarizing America into irreconcilable camps that cling subjectively to their beliefs while vilifying those who disagree. This fits the classical definition of bigotry: “intolerance […]

Reading Aloud to Revise Writing

Reading Aloud to Revise Writing

  Peter Elbow, professor emeritus at the University of Massachusetts – Amherst, uses a method of revising writing assignments in his classes that is so simple that it is profound. The professor believes and practices the principle of revising by reading aloud, a simple yet effective method. He makes the claim, and presents extensive first-hand […]

“Steer Clear of the Stupid Zone” That Is Donald Trump

“Steer Clear of the Stupid Zone” That Is Donald Trump

Donald Trump has talked for over 12 years about throwing his hat in the ring for president. Many probably did not believe that he would give up his hit reality TV show, The Apprentice. Even more people, most likely, did not believe he would reveal his net worth. There has been word that the 15th […]