After the Tree of Life Shooting, It’s Time to Speak Out

I’m sitting here stunned, reading about the mass shooting that claimed 11 lives at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh and hearing President Donald J. Trump comment, “It’s a terrible, terrible thing that is going on with hate in our country.” Wait, didn’t he just proudly claim himself to be a nationalist? Doesn’t he [...]

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Sanctuary Symbol Matters

There has been a lot of talk about the movement to designate Emory a "Sanctuary Campus" and the potential negative aspects of such a decision. Some say this is a hollow gesture that offers little help with nothing to gain for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) students. I completely disagree. Symbols do matter and [...]

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