I think our everyday coded language around 'good neighborhoods' and 'bad neighborhoods' is what allows for tremendous violence to happen… When you label a neighborhood 'bad' and avoid it, then you don't know and don't see what goes on there. And there's no human face to interrupt that narrative.

Robin DiAngelo

For me, insomnia was something ordinary, and it came and went for ordinary reasons.

G. Wilson

Genuine music, to me, is the one which has no purpose. It should be as natural and as purposeless as the of the river.


We live in a world of guns, bombs and terror. To conquer hate seems a nigh-impossible task.

Theodore Bikel

History is obviously dependent on the evidence, and it's always amazing to me how much evidence there is.

Nathaniel Philbrick

Social media is a powerful tool to connect constituents with the policy making process.

Elise Stefanik