Emerging Voices | Harsh Words Reap Consequences

Emerging Voices | Harsh Words Reap Consequences

The U.S. has had a new president for just over 100 days. We have heard the new priorities and have grown accustomed to the new rhythms and cycles of news. Instinctively, we remember the events of the past four years, and even the terms before that, and do the work of...
Why Dr. Seuss Cancellations Are Good News

Why Dr. Seuss Cancellations Are Good News

“Cancel culture” has been the subject of many conversations in recent weeks. Grief has been shared about the loss of Dr. Seuss’ work, the honorifics of the Potato Head family and even warnings before offerings on Disney+. This grief seems to come as people look to the...
‘Nanette’

‘Nanette’

Hannah Gadsby preaches in her new special, “Nanette,” on Netflix. Yes, the special is listed as a comedy routine, and, yes, Gadsby does get in a few punchlines, but she is preaching. She uses her craft to tell her story and to bring a message of change to her...