Better Animals: The (Un)Natural Necessity of Heroic Engagement

This article originally appeared in One afternoon a while back, I was walking to work when I felt something on my sock. It felt like a tug, the kind you might feel when walking past a bush or a branch on the ground. I reached down without looking to brush away the feeling, at… Continue reading Better Animals: The (Un)Natural Necessity of Heroic Engagement


Peacemaking as Counter-Protest

This post originally appeared on On Saturday, June 10, an anti-Muslim, non-profit organization called Act for America is encouraging people in various places throughout the United States to participate in a “March Against Sharia”. Act for America would balk at being called anti-Muslim. They claim they are working to confront terrorism, empowering women and… Continue reading Peacemaking as Counter-Protest