Christian Science Monitor

A Tale of Two Strikes

Published September 12, 2012, this guest blog post compares the Chicago Public School’s teachers strike of 1987 with the seven-day strike of 2012.

A Tale of Two Sams

Published on Feb. 23, 2004. An essay reflecting on Black History month, the color-blind innocence of children, and the inevitable need to confront race in this country. (Note: the ending was edited and slightly altered the author’s intent.)