Robin Williams Inspired Me To Teach

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On the death of a great artist.

Catholic School Students Rally Behind Gay Teacher Fired for Planning His Wedding

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Parents and students at Mount de Sales Academy in Macon, Georgia, are not taking this lying down.

The Valuable Lesson of Mortality

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The questions we dread are the same ones everyone else dreads. They’re better asked and contemplated in community.

Boys Can Curse But Girls Can’t?

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Noah Brand has a few choice words for the sexist stereotypes surrounding a few choice words.

Music for Boys

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Why Fiona Apple’s music mattered to Vincent Scarpa, even when he thought it wasn’t supposed to.

The Naked Woman at the Bottom of the Milk Carton

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8 year-old John Tinseth had seen pictures of a woman’s breasts before, but this was his first view further south, and he wasn’t sure what he saw was all that great.

The Spoiled Only Child

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Being the adopted child of older parents made Christopher Banks the subject of bullying in school.

The Funny Thing About Semen

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How a “seminal moment” caused decades of confusion for Jake DiMare.