A Eulogy for Edee

A Eulogy for Edee

  This week I learned of the passing of my high school English teacher. Edee had started teaching English in the 1960s. By the time I reached her classroom in 1993 she was a seasoned educator, and by the time she retired she had seen three generations of families...
Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

On Wednesday, President Barack Obama will sign into law the repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.” This momentous occasion is the culmination of years of hard work by activists, policies makers, former military members, and voters. The idea that...