Boston Marathon 2017 Recap

Marathon weekend can be as exhausting as the marathon, itself. There are four essential parts to a marathon weekend: 1) the expo; 2) resting and hydrating; 3) the pre-race pasta dinner; and 4) race day. The larger the race, the more exhausting and stressful the weekend, so along with this recap, I am going to be […]

Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones, But Words Dehumanize Me

Let’s start this post with a game.  Match the class of human beings to the word used to dehumanize them: Answer Key: 1. (E); 2. (B); 3. (A); 4. (F); 5. (D); 6. (C) Depriving people of human qualities, i.e., dehumanization, legitimizes violence and can lead to unrestrained violence with no guilt. This is what occurred … Continue reading Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones, But Words Dehumanize Me