This is not the moment to flout racial realities and undergo an experiment in what privileges are extended to different groups. This is a moment for those with racial privilege to follow the road to progress, not to lead.
You can now hire a hugger to meet your cuddling needs. Practitioners swear by its healthful benefits of relieving stress, but make no mention of the added stress that comes with a stranger touching you.
We constantly celebrate the act of leaving one’s job as some profound and noble deed. It is a luxurious decision that somehow gets worshipped as though the permanent vacationer were walking the path of the Buddha.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has offered to spend $5 billion on a high-speed train in the United States. But are Americans ready for real public transit?