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Commentary: “Alternative facts” pose a danger to truth

By | Mar 1, 2017

By blurring that line, partisan news became fake news, and anything that didn’t align with official policy became invalid.


Why I Write (On Writing)

By | Feb 10, 2015

I told myself and members of my writing class that I would never write anything with this title. I mean, how can one write a remake of one of the greatest essays of all time? George Orwell, one of my biggest role models, as a writer. I wouldn’t be the first to say that remakes are never better than the original, and I am definitely no Orwell. Don’t compare me to him, though I know you may. I would rather not have that burden of a comparison. However, there are some things on my mind that need to be expressed, that I feel can only be expressed through what one may call “mind to paper” writing. So, let’s try this out. I have a lot to say.